Mighty Mississippi inspires author and clean-up crusader

Monday, August 13, 2007 | 12:00 a.m. CDT; updated 1:49 a.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

Columbia - As a freelance writer, Jeff Barrow had always considered writing a book. Barrow’s mother, proud of his abilities as a writer, wouldn’t let him forget about it.