Top five posts for June 2015


The month of June has been a wild one, but some of readers favorite posts have included:

41. Leaving a musical legacy at FBC Eupora with 138 views… read this story at https://gwenwsisson.wordpress.com/2015/06/16/leaving-a-musical-legacy-at-fbc-eupora/.

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Dream becomes rock solid business for Wanda Thomas


Wanda Thomas, Stone Station OwnerOverall, Wanda Thomas said she feels The Old Stone Station has been a success, but it is still growing and evolving.

“It’s still in the building process, however, in both merchandise and in building my customer base,” Thomas said. “I still get a kick out of the expression on people’s faces when they enter the store for the first time and say, ‘I had no idea you had all this!’ Once they visit the store, they usually come back as a regular customer. I try to have something for everyone, thus, my store’s motto is ‘everything you love.’” Continue reading

BRIDAL TIPS AND TRENDS: The Old Stone Station in Downtown Eupora


Bridal RegistryWanda Thomas at The Old Stone Station in Eupora said several recent local weddings have gone beyond the typical locations for the wedding ceremony and/or wedding reception.

“Instead of holding the ceremony in a church or chapel, many couples have leaned toward a more natural and/or rustic setting such as barn weddings, back yard weddings, or even beach weddings,” Thomas said. “Even creating an outside appearance using natural props such as trees, pine needles, twigs, and/ or cuttings of holly, Nandina, etc. have replaced arrangements of roses and calla lilies.” Continue reading