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”

Cottage Food Law in Mississippi

Have you ever been told you should sale your family’s recipe for baked goods, canned goods, trail mixes, or jams and jellies? Now you can! Mississippi’s cottage food law allows small town, at home entrepreneurs package for sale their family’s flavors that make Mississippi tasty. One Mississippi woman, Lise Foy, used the Cottage Food Law … Continue reading “Cottage Food Law in Mississippi”

Rebecca Getting Fitted for a new Pillow!

Dr. V, a certified Sleep Specialist, stopped by the studio and walked Rebecca Turner through the steps he uses to help customers pick out the perfect pillow. A big part of you comfort while you sleep is having the correct pillow, and Dr. V discussed how differed body types and builds mean different needs for … Continue reading “Rebecca Getting Fitted for a new Pillow!”

A Colorful Cast of Characters

The cast of UPtv’s hit show “Small Town, Big Mayor” stopped by the studio to chat with Rebecca Turner about all the Good Things going on in D’Lo. Covering everything from Mayor John Henry Berry’s 95-point plan to improve D’LO to the new disc-golf course at the D’Lo Water Park, the colorful cast of a … Continue reading “A Colorful Cast of Characters”

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!”

The Bacon Brothers on Good Things!

If you’re unfamiliar with Michael Bacon or his band “The Bacon Brothers”, you might not be that unusual, but if you haven’t heard of the other half of the brother/band team, Kevin Bacon, you must’ve been living under a rock for the last 30 years. Michael and Kevin Bacon front the Bacon Brothers and have … Continue reading “The Bacon Brothers on Good Things!”

The Sweet Potato Queen!

The Sweet Potato Queen, Jill Conner Browne, stopped by the studio to let Rebecca Turner in on what it means to be a Sweet Potato Queen. She covered everything from the origin of the Sweet Potato Queens to what it entails when you take part in the St. Paddy’s Day Parade with the Sweet Potato … Continue reading “The Sweet Potato Queen!”