by Max Brantley
Shelli Russell at mysaline.com, a website that focuses on Saline County, decided to go up to Mayflower for a look around the oil spill neighborhood.
She turned up a surprise scoop:
She encountered musician Neil Young, a devoted environmentalist, touring the area in his vintage Lincoln convertible, reworked as a fuel-efficient hybrid. It was outfitted with a camera to photograph the passing scene.