Holiday Inn Columbus North I-185
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After visiting Tuskegee University I drove over to Auburn for my scheduled visit during their dinner and Bible study night. There were a little over 100 young folks there but not many that particularly cared about seminary. I did speak with a couple of folks and one in particular, Winston, who is certain about wanting to go to seminary after graduating from Auburn. I had a good time ...
... was ok but distastefully presented. The hummus app had rediculously old, bruised veggies and poorly attempted garlic bread. And our booth benches creaked loudly with the slightest movement. Had Blue Bell ice cream for dessert there, just to rescue the evening. 2 stars We threw that wonderful loaf of bread away because we didn't want the smell in our room or in the car, and we knew we could not eat it before going home. So bummed. Had to watch "regular" tv, with commercials. ...
... Granted, I've traveled to several developing nations where many in the population is still very poor and witnessed these living conditions, but never in the United States.
Andrew and Bernice lived in a rural part of town around Auburn on a piece of property that had been owned by their father. On the property was a run-down house that was literally falling apart and was absolutely unlivable. Attached to the house ...
... pitchers surrendered 4 in the second, 2 in the third, 4 in the fourth to take a commanding lead and would hold on to win 13-6. The Braves were then down 2-1 in the series and facing elimination. This gave me the sense of dread that I might not be returning to Atlanta in a few days to see Game 5 or any other playoff games for that matter. Unfortunately, this intuition proved correct the next ...
Today was an action packed day and a lot of fun hanging out with my sister Lisa. She has lived in the Auburn area ever since she went there for her undergraduate degree. She founded and runs a faith-based charity called Alabama Rural Ministry (ARM) which fixes houses for disadvantaged families in the Auburn area. She is also a Lt. Colonel in the Alabama National Guard. She's awesome!!
The morning started by her taking me to the ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Room service