After a balmy interlude, winter makes a halfhearted return to the Golden Triangle this week, reminding us it is January. If a kitchen appliance can be said to have a season, surely winter belongs to the slow cooker, or crockpot.
This makes a ton of soup, and you can freeze it at will.
Eating healthy on a budget and tight schedule means the boneless skinless chicken breast makes frequent appearances on our dinner table.
There are few dishes more elemental and satisfying than bruschetta. A mainstay at many Italian restaurants, it's an appetizer comprising slices of grilled bread adorned with any number of toppings.
"It's a great stress reliever ... there's nothing like stabbing wool," laughs Pauline Crouse, nimbly taking the carpeted stairs to her crafts room on the second floor.
Independent filmmaker Michael Williams of West Point took another fork in the road for his second feature-length film.
Dorothy McClung Lewis is glad to be home, back in Columbus where she grew up.
"Simply Streisand," the music of Barbra Streisand, will be featured at the Leslie Farrell Threadgill Lecture and Artist Series set for Saturday, Feb. 11 at 8 p.m.
We met 59 years ago in an employee-employer relationship.
Mississippi University for Women's spring Forum Series presented by the Gordy Honors College will feature civil rights activist Peggy Wallace Kennedy, daughter of Gov. George Wallace, who attended the university in the late 1960s as it was being integrated.
Large scale, mixed media installations and works on paper by a Minnesota artist and educator will be on display through March 31 at Mississippi State's Cullis Wade Depot Art Gallery.
Eye-catching astronomical and scientific illustrations will be on display Jan. 24-Feb. 28 at Mississippi State's Mitchell Memorial Library.
I ran away from it all. Sometimes I thought about running forever and never looking back.
The Rev. Shawn Parker, pastor of First Baptist Church in Columbus, will be the featured speaker at Town & Tower's Prayer Breakfast Thursday, Feb. 2 at 7 a.m. in Pope Banquet Room at Mississippi University for Women.
4. Community Calendar for the week of February 19, 2017 ENTERTAINMENT