Just when we thought we’d do without a winter this year, Mother Nature changed her mind. Folks woke up on Feb. 8 to big white flakes drifting to earth, coming to rest on branches, bushes, roofs and railings, and blanketing the ground in beauty as only she can.

Tamara Wolk is a reporter for The Catoosa County News in Ringgold, Ga., and Walker County Messenger in LaFayette, Ga. 

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