Celebrating June Dairy Month

June Dairy Month is a way to pay tribute to Mississippi’s hardworking dedicated dairy farm families.   This is the 80th year of honoring dairy farmers in the Southeast and the dairy foods they produce with the theme, Get More with Milk. Stephanie Yow with the Southeast Dairy Association stopped by the studio to talk dairy … Continue reading “Celebrating June Dairy Month”

How to judge Miss Mississippi

Mississippi is gearing up to crown a new Miss Mississippi this upcoming weekend, but the festivities have been going on all week. But, if you are not a past pageant competitor or have a family member or close friend of one, you might be confused about how they are judged and scored. No worries, Mike … Continue reading “How to judge Miss Mississippi”

100 Pound Mississippi Transformation

Mississippi, as you know, gets picked on for not being the fittest state. While it is fun to make jokes, being overweight can lead to serious health concerns, such as and increased risk of heart disease, diabetes, and high blood pressure. Assuming that just because Mississippi ranks high on the obesity list, it’s residents are sitting … Continue reading “100 Pound Mississippi Transformation”

Grill Your Best Burger

Do you like to grill? Would you like to grill a better burger this summer? Then you’ll be glad to hear there are easy-to-implement tricks and tips that can wow your family and friends with mouthwatering burgers on any given weekend. Andy Chapman with Let’s Eat Y’all and the Mississippi List shared his grilling secrets. … Continue reading “Grill Your Best Burger”

Talking Pioneer Pilgrims and the Shiloh Community

The celebration of Mississippi turning 200 years-old reminds us that the counties, cities, and communities we now adore within our state lines, all had a beginning. What is now well mapped out areas we call home was once just uncharted territories quietly awaiting settlers to pitch a tent and mark their spot. That is exactly … Continue reading “Talking Pioneer Pilgrims and the Shiloh Community”

Coffee Time and Caffeine Talk

Since Americans consume 400 million cups of coffee per day(which is the equivalent to 146 billion cups each year making the U.S. the leading consumer of coffee), I bet you have a had a cup of Joe at some point today. Maybe you are enjoying a cup right now. Well, you can thank goats and … Continue reading “Coffee Time and Caffeine Talk”

Mississippi’s First Lady Brought us Cookies!

Mississippi’s First Lady, Deborah Bryant, stopped by the studio today to join Rebecca Turner and in typical Southern fashion, the two women exchanged food with their greetings. Rebecca gifted the First Lady a bag of her Granny Smith’s secret recipe “Nuts and Bolts”, and Mrs. Bryant brought special Mississippi Sugar Cookies straight from the kitchen … Continue reading “Mississippi’s First Lady Brought us Cookies!”