I went to the crossroad, fell down on my knees

Robert Johnson was a musician/song writer from Mississippi who had a short but influential life. 29 tracks survive from his life, but  few details about the man survive. The mystery around his life helped many legends to pop up with his name attached. The most famous is that he sold …

Lourdes Grotto at St. Augustine’s Seminary

Just past the little tourist strip on Beach Boulevard in Bay St. Louis, sits a quiet oasis with a beautiful grotto. St. Augustine Seminary came to Bay St. Louis in 1923 to flee from the Klu Klux Klan in another Mississippi city. It is notable as the first Roman Catholic …