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Make a buttery crumb cake with a lightly spiced topping

Posted 10/10/2018 in Food

The essence of crumb cake is the balance between the buttery cake and the thick, lightly spiced topping.

The key to making a flavorful, tender butternut squash soup

Posted 10/10/2018 in Food

This simple butternut squash soup is little more than squash, cooking liquid, and a few aromatic ingredients; it comes together easily yet is creamy and deeply flavorful.

Adore pumpkin cheesecake? Make a portable version

Posted 10/10/2018 in Food

With a tangy, rich flavor and velvety consistency, cheesecake's characteristic qualities make it well-suited to variation: Lemon cheesecake, chocolate cheesecake, and berry cheesecake are all common. But our favorite variation might just be pumpkin cheesecake.

Laugh it up: Lab Rats 'think less, talk more' in a place where there are no dumb ideas

Posted 10/6/2018 in Community

It's a Wednesday night, something after 9 p.m., and the Lab Rats have reported for practice in Mississippi State's Allen Hall. It's a twice-weekly appointment they keep, one that hones their improv comedy chops for the monthly shows they put on for the public. Making an audience laugh isn't a matter of luck or chance -- it takes some skills.

October heralds My Book's drive to boost Lowndes' literacy

Posted 10/6/2018 in Community

Local mailboxes will soon contain a letter My Book of Lowndes County volunteers hope recipients will not ignore. So do many children throughout the county, whether they know it or not.

 

Art in the Park set for Saturday in Starkville

Posted 10/6/2018 in Entertainment

The Starkville Area Arts Council's fourth annual Art in the Park takes place Saturday, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Starkville's McKee Park. This children's art festival is a free event, designed to inspire and promote creativity in elementary and preschool children.

 

Welty Symposium to celebrate 30th year Oct. 18-20 in Columbus

Posted 10/6/2018 in Entertainment

Novelist Steve Yarbrough returns to Columbus as the keynote author for the 30th annual Eudora Welty Writers' Symposium Oct. 18-20, at Mississippi University for Women.

 

Out There for the week of October 7, 2018

Posted 10/6/2018 in Entertainment

 

Starkville Library to host Smith at Books and Authors

Posted 10/6/2018 in Entertainment

Author Michael Farris Smith of Oxford, and formerly of Columbus, will be the guest author Thursday, Oct. 11 at Books and Authors at the Starkville Public Library.

 

Community Calendar for the week of October 7, 2018

Posted 10/6/2018 in Entertainment

 

Southern Gardening: Confederate rose is great for fall blooms

Posted 10/6/2018 in Columns

This summer has seemed endless: hot, humid and just miserable. As a gardener, I know, or maybe hope, relief will soon be on the way.

In the garden with Felder: Plenty to do in autumn, but take time to reflect

Posted 10/6/2018 in Columns

Everyone has their favorite season, but to me autumn is the best, a time to set out a little stuff for winter and next spring while wrapping up the summer garden, then basking in recollections.

 

Mississippi awarded $20 million to establish new center

Posted 10/6/2018 in Community

A $20 million, five-year grant from the National Science Foundation will spur creative discovery and economic opportunities through Mississippi's research universities.

 

 

School news: Reeves receives scholarship

Posted 10/6/2018 in Community

 

 

United Way NCM 'United We Feed' hopes to fill food pantries

Posted 10/6/2018 in Community

United Way leaders have launched a major food drive to help restock area food pantries and feed hungry families across a four-county area that includes Oktibbeha, Choctaw, Webster and Winston Counties.

 

Starkville church helps stock schools' Clothes Closets

Posted 10/6/2018 in Community

Starkville's Second Baptist Church's parish of approximately 300 members recently donated more than 150 uniform items to the Starkville Oktibbeha County School District (SOCSD) Clothes Closets.

Pumpkin time: Pumpkins are for more than just decorating

Posted 10/3/2018 in Food

Few things convince us that autumn will eventually make an appearance more than pumpkins. Whatever color, shape or size they are, pumpkins put us in mind of crisper days ahead, leaves skittering across the road and holidays to soon celebrate.

Cooking on deadline: one-pot Mexican hot chocolate brownies

Posted 10/3/2018 in Food

Mexican hot chocolate is a beloved beverage made from chocolate (yup, got it) and often cinnamon and another spice or two to bring up the heat.

Put away the lobster and try roasting your shrimp next time

Posted 10/3/2018 in Food

Lobster is not the only crustacean that benefits from roasting.

Robust grilled cheese sandwiches for adults, not just kids

Posted 10/3/2018 in Food

Grilled cheese has a kids' menu reputation, but just a few tweaks make it a sophisticated dinner option.

 

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