Good fortune just smiled on Michael Pan. Viewers of NBC's TODAY show July 10 saw nutrition and wellness contributor Dave Zinczenko showcase a few of his favorites from among about 200,000 items featured at the recent Summer Fancy Food Show in New York City.
Although most people think of pesto as an Italian sauce made with herbs (most famously, basil), many ingredients can be ably featured in a pesto.
The heart of any great strawberry shortcake is the topping of lightly sugared, juicy, ruby-red strawberries.
If I have one go-to technique for grilling and smoking fish, it is to use a cedar plank. The plank supports the delicate fish as it cooks and doubles as a serving platter.
It's summer. It's hot. And we still need to make dinner.
As a senior at Aberdeen High School in the spring of 1994, Scott Rowe was named "Most Likely to Succeed." The honor has proven prophetic many times over.
Genuine car enthusiasts seldom get enough of admiring vehicles and talking "shop."
Pardon my getting maudlin, but how do you get rid of old plants that you've carefully nurtured for decades? Those that aren't ready for the compost pile?
A recent study by Mississippi State University researchers shows that contrary to what rock band AC/DC famously hypothesized in its 1980 classic song, rock and roll is noise pollution and can have a harmful effect on environmental systems.
East Mississippi Community College's Lion Hills Center and Golf Club is in the final phase of converting the golf course greens to a premium grass that has become the industry-leading standard at high-end golf courses across the country.
Mississippi University for Women has named Greg Hunley as director of human resources. Hunley brings more than 12 years of human resource management and business administration experience to The W.
Like most gardeners, I love watching the various butterflies that visit my garden.
Busy schedules, over indulging and strenuous summer activities can lead to sore muscles, indigestion and headaches.
Eleven students graduated June 29 from East Mississippi Community College's Avionics and Cabling program on the Golden Triangle campus. Students in the 12-week program are taught skills needed by area manufacturers, such as avionics wiring, reading schematics, soldering and wiring terminals and plugs. Graduates are, from left: (kneeling) Christopher Wright (Columbus) and Brodie Dinger (Caledonia). Middle row: James Davis (Starkville), Aaren Hunter (Columbus), Jasmine Carter (Starkville), Emmanuel Ware (Starkville), Theodis Griffin Jr. (Pheba) and Kristen Stewart (West Point). Back row: Teresa Brooks (Columbus), Taylor Thompson (Starkville) and Kimberly Coats (Starkville).
Twenty-four students graduated from East Mississippi Community College's Practical Nursing program June 30. In front, from left, are Savannah Cummings, Tyneshia Shelton, Shametrius Sanders, Austin Harris, Niyah Brooks, Shelby Boulware, Heather Bailey and Heather Brashears. In back are Brandi Wright, Michelle Sales, Kameshia Harris, Candace Blanton, Brittany Jana Evans, Anna Seawright, Shavonne Davidson, Montana Spencer, Wanda Holman, Kinishua Pierce, McKenzie Hancock, Jason Taylor, Davius Smith, Michael Wilson, Javockie Robinson and Kanesha Johnson.
July is National Hot Dog Month, and that sent me digging into the back story of one of America's favorite foods. What an entertaining side trip it was.