BEAVER DAM, Miss. Ever hear the one about the guy who struck gold in his backyard?
Well, I don't know if it was gold in the literal sense, but north Mississippi's Mike Boyd has certainly dug into a treasure.
"Yeah, it might not have been the best time of the year to dig out a boat chute, but I figured what the heck. A guy with a trackhoe had time, so I said, 'Get 'er done," Boyd said in explaining the fresh work in his backyard.