EDITOR'S COLUMN: #PickPageland

Are we Cinderella rushing to the ball or are we merely putting lipstick on a pig?
The chorus of naysayers say the latter. There is nothing you can do for Pageland. Its problems are deep rooted and even the enticement of a $1 million downtown makeover and exposure on a television reality show would be merely wasted money, they say.
When Pageland is compared to the other 19 finalists for the Small Business Revolution, we are a have not among the haves.
Other top 20 towns have scenic historic rivers, or towering mountains with purple majesty.