Latest Bill Holmes Stories

2005-10-02 02:25:00

NASHVILLE -- Bill Holmes, executive director of the Mississippi Coast Coliseum & Convention Center in Biloxi, says his city, his entertainment market and his arena are badly bent but not broken. With Hurricane Katrina's wrath nearly flattening the city, now the MCCCC and Biloxians at large are putting the pieces back together. "We don't smell too good right now, but we're coming back, and we're coming back strong," Holmes says. "We've got a shell. We've got a tremendous spirit, and we're...

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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.