2
July , 2015
Thursday

The North Mobile Post

News and Commentary from Around the World

    The man responsible for the 1988 Lockerbie bombing, Abdel Baset al-Megrahi, is dead ...
    Funeral arrangements have been made for Gentry Garrett, the Semmes woman who was ...
    In an interview with 60 Minutes last night, Republican Presidential candidate Mitt Romney ...
    In a story that will warm the hearts of animal lovers everywhere, the ...
    Activision-Blizzard has another winner on their hands, as their latest release, Diablo 3, ...
    Warm weather has arrived, and on the Gulf Coast that means its time ...
    Single wide trailers are illegal in Cordova, Alabama. That issue has come ...
    Three pieces of good news had the stock market soaring on Wednesday morning. ...
    Mobile Police are on the lookout for an escaped convict. At around ...
    A drug deal gone bad led to the shooting death of a 20 ...

Happy Mother’s Day

Posted by David Merrell On May - 13 - 2012 ADD COMMENTS

    Mother’s Day was established in the US in 1914. Attempts to create a day for mothers date all the way back to the Civil War. Anna Marie Jarvis is credited with establishing the modern holiday. At first it was meant to honor mothers whose sons had died in war, but it has come to honor all mothers in modern times. In 1934, President Franklin D. Roosevelt approved a stamp commemorating the holiday.

    So happy Mother’s Day to all the hard working moms out there. Thank you for all that you have done, and all that you will do. A good mother is something sons and daughters should cherish forever.

Join the Forum discussion on this post

Share

Recent Comments

The North Mobile Post was founded in April of 2011. The site serves as a blog covering Mobile County as well as news from around the world.

eXTReMe Tracker

Recent Comments

Saraland Man Arrested On Child Porn Charges

On Jun-22-2013
Reported by David Merrell

Tornado Hits Mobile

On Dec-25-2012
Reported by David Merrell

Free Amazon Smartphone?

On Sep-7-2013
Reported by Adam Brandon

Weekly Jobless Claims Near Five Year Low

On Apr-25-2013
Reported by David Merrell

US May Expand Role In Syria

On Jul-19-2013
Reported by David Merrell