Most people I know like to celebrate our nation's birthday with fireworks, and gardening and fireworks have something in common.
When the heat and humidity get to be too much a refreshing glass of agua fresca is just the thing.
As somebody who spends a whole lot of time thinking about grilling, I love that so many Americans celebrate July Fourth by busting out the grill.
When you discover foods that have a natural affinity for one another, it's easy to find numerous excuses to enjoy them together.
Over the years, I've received roughly a half dozen of those perforated grilling pans as gifts. You know the ones I mean.
Matt Hutchinson was diagnosed with cancer when he was 3 years old. The toddler had a tumor on his brain, and doctors were doubtful he would survive without radiation.
One of the many things my mama and I did to pass the days of my childhood was to meticulously pry open sunflower seeds, licking the salt off the shell first, more often than not sitting side-by-side on her porch swing.
Summer is a magical time for children. They get a vacation from school that seems almost endless. There is nothing to do except have fun. What a luxury it must be to find infinite ways of amusing themselves.
The Town of Crawford has a goal in mind -- a pretty big one -- and its citizens could use the help of surrounding communities this Saturday to accomplish it.
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: some venues add facility/convenience charges to ticket prices.
When Carroll and Mark Uithoven began traveling from Columbus to Dauphin Island, Alabama, for the occasional getaway years ago, Carroll could not have foreseen that the small, picturesque barrier island in Mobile Bay would become her home one day, or that she would pen a book about it.
Seeking to better connect with the area's natural environment, Mississippi State's newest artist-in-residence is on a month-long visit at the Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge.
2. Community Calendar for the week of January 15, 2017 ENTERTAINMENT