Visitors to the Hitching Lot Farmers' Market on Saturdays this summer may have noticed a new feature near the welcome table.
This past June, through the first week of July, was the busiest I've had in decades.
It all started with the kale chip.
If it's already time to start gearing up for school -- and if you're open to rethinking the typical lunch box fare, consider losing the sandwich and embracing the stuffed egg.
The upcoming summer Olympics have me dreaming of a bucket-list trip to Brazil, and because my dreams usually feature food, I'm also hankering for some black beans made in my incredibly heavy stone bean pot a dear friend of mine lugged all the way back from his Brazilian vacation years ago.
In the weeks leading up to the Olympics, I always look forward to reading stories about what Olympians eat.
General Mills Inc. is recalling two flavors of Betty Crocker cake mix sold in the U.S. and one flavor sold in Canada because they use flour that was recalled earlier because it could contain E.coli.
Before television annexed the American landscape, many an early-20th century family passed evenings crowded around the home radio set. The "talking telegram" opened windows on a wider world.
Each person's story is a patchwork quilt of memories sewn together by time. If I had a quilt to tell my storied past, what would the squares of fabric reveal?
My friend Dr. Selden Lambert has years of expertise in criminology.
Direct from Branson, Missouri, one of the world's most-awarded Chinese acrobatic troupes will perform at Whitfield Hall on the Mississippi University for Women campus in Columbus Friday, July 15 at 8 p.m.
Lately, I've been telling you about some of my favorite go-to plants for Mississippi gardens. The canna lily is another easy landscape plant that I think everyone should have in his or her garden.
Veteran tourism professional Craig Ray will take over as Visit Mississippi director at the Mississippi Development Authority. Ray was appointed to the position by MDA Executive Director Glenn McCullough Jr.
Seven artworks from a longtime Mississippi State University faculty member are being recognized nationally.
There was a lot of "building" underway this past month at Mississippi University for Women's Culinary Camp for Kids -- building skill sets, building palates, confidence and friendships.
In the world of summer barbecues, the pickle hardly plays a starring role.
Artisans come in all forms and guises. Genuine artisans, however, have at least one characteristic in common -- a passion in the veins for what they do. That could describe Ed Sanders.
Many in Columbus still recall the curious sight in 1972. The C&G Railway steam locomotive No. 178 had escaped the scrapper's torch and, along with the rolling stock accompanying her, made a slow, painstaking journey eastward on Highway 182 to Propst Park.
5. Community Calendar for the week of July 31, 2016 ENTERTAINMENT