Monday, October 23, 2017

Cleveland in New York

The New York-Mississippi Central Park Picnic is one of Mississippi’s greatest assets. For the past eight years, I have helped produce this wonderful event...

On Cooking Southern: Red Velvet Cake and Whoopie Pies

Sweet Endings For Your Valentine's Day By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK: In High Cotton: Equivalent of “Sittin’ pretty,” as in doing well, or being well...

National Signing Day

THE BEST OF TIMES... It was two red letter days in Oxford. I grew up there, as did my father, so it's always a good...

Freeland & Freeland

Freeland & Freeland and its predecessor firm, James Stone & Sons, have been located at 1013 Jackson Avenue in Oxford since 1905. T. H....

On Cooking Southern: Grits, Grillades and King Cake

Let the good times roll in your kitchen; it's Mardi Gras time By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK Laissez les bons temps rouler: Also known as...

Doom and Gloom in the Newspaper Business — Not Really!

Myth: the publishing industry is on its knees and newspapers, more than any other printed product, will soon disappear. I certainly hope not. And,...

On Cooking Southern: Chili, Pico de Gallo, and Cornbread

Hearty Super Bowl eats for your training table By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK: Big ol’: A classic Southern descriptive prefix to just about any noun....

On Cooking Southern: Seared Duck Breast and Orange Beets

Do something delicious with all that duck meat By Laurie Triplette ldtriplette@aol.com SOUTHERNISM OF THE WEEK: Hunker Down: To squat down low and get ready to face...

The Totality of Communication

Charlie Mitchell has been a journalist in Mississippi since 1975 and assistant dean of the Meek School of Journalism and New Media since 2010....

Rebels Across The Universe

Long live Ole Miss, and now we have the proof. As seen in the biography of Starfleet Officer Leonard Horatio McCoy. "Bones" as he...