"Do you have a chocolate pie for us?" Lucy Phillips tends to hear that question a lot from one or the other of her six grandchildren, or their parents.
Geeks, grains and globe-trotting. Nearly every one of this year's best food books seems to fall into one of those categories.
Much as I'd like to take credit for this rich version of mashed potatoes, that honor goes to Stanley Tucci. Or rather, to Stanley Tucci's wife.
Admit it, when it comes to preparing Thanksgiving dinner, the greens are an afterthought.
Much as I love a classic pumpkin pie, I have to be honest: My heart belongs to sweet potato pie.
Patrick Singley is a go-getter. His wife, Leslie, says so.
For 13 years now, the Good Samaritan Medical Clinic in Columbus has quietly and faithfully helped the working uninsured.
It's that time of year again. No, we're not talking about the holidays. It's Operation Christmas Child time.
The beautiful things that make me pause for a few moments to give thanks, not just on Thanksgiving Day, but most every day, almost always begin and end with women.
The coaches of two of the top college football programs in the nation have joined the chorus of supporters for the Special Olympics Mississippi Unified Egg Bowl.
Columbus High School alumna Lashonda McLeod is a diplomat, currently representing the United States in Guatemala City, Guatemala.
Mississippi State University Libraries will host "Home for the Holidays," a Christmas gala, on Nov. 23 from 2-5 p.m. at Mitchell Memorial Library.
The Golden Triangle is within easy traveling distance of some of the best entertainment in the South. Support arts and entertainment at home, and when you're on the road, these might pique your interest. Be aware that some venues add facility/convenience charges to ticket prices.
Through the year, I get quite a few questions concerning landscape issues, plant care and plant identification.