In the park

Published 12:00 am Wednesday, June 17, 2009

Year 30 of the Mississippi Picnic was held Sunday in New York City’s Central Park. Representing Vicksburg was Mary Louise Nosser. With her are event founder Rachael McPherson of Monticello, Gov. Haley Barour and Ellis Nassour, playwright and author, who grew up in Vicksburg. The event is held annually to bring former Mississippians together in New York and to promote the state for business and tourism.

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