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Master Gardener: Rebuild, revitalize and renew

Apr 12, 2016 11:04am

If there’s one thing that’s become popular in these tough economic times, it’s the habit of frugality, being a conserver. Reduce, reuse and recycle aren’t the only “R” words that make sense these...

Potluck: It’s time for some spring recipes

Apr 07, 2016 9:04am

As I was paying for my prescriptions at Health Depot last week, Olga looked at me from behind the counter and said, “It’s time for some spring recipes.”

I agreed.

Just the night before...

It’s happening this month

Apr 06, 2016 3:04am

The Paris Area Chamber of Commerce last week released a list of events this month that it has been informed of.

Here’s the rundown:

Tuesday, April 12: The Tri-Peaks Tourism Association...

Containers can add sparkles to garden

Apr 06, 2016 3:04am

Perk up your containers and add a bit of sparkle to your landscape with bright colors, unusual materials or a unique purpose.

Include an elevated garden to increase planting space and make...

Master Gardener: Edible landscaping

Apr 05, 2016 11:04am

Edibles don’t have to be confined solely to your garden plot in the backyard. Following are some tips to convert your yard to an edible landscape.

Plant muscadines or grapes over an arbor...

Potluck: These recipes can transform your Easter feast

Mar 24, 2016 6:03am

The subject line on the email reads, “Take This Year’s Easter Feast to the Next Level with Haylie Duff.”

Remember Haylie Duff?

She is the older sister of former “Lizzie McGuire”...

Master Gardener: Notes from the garden diary

Mar 22, 2016 10:03am

On the Rebound. Appropriate for this time of year if you are into college basketball and the “big dance”, but I am talking about studies done on over-wintering monarch butterflies down in Mexico....

State Park lists upcoming activities

Mar 16, 2016 3:03am

Mount Magazine State Park has several activities planned for Friday and the weekend. These activities are open to the public at no charge.

Here’s a run down of evebt:



Master Gardener: The Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center

Mar 15, 2016 10:03am

Situated on the edges of the state’s capitol city, the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center is a must-see if you’re in the Austin area. Both Lady Bird Johnson and actress Helen Hayes worked to make...

Potluck: Something sweet and a classic Irish stew

Mar 10, 2016 5:03am

As I was driving by Dunkin Donuts last week, I thought to myself, “I’ll just stop and grab a few doughnuts on my way back.”

I mentally boxed up a couple of chocolate-covered glazed doughnuts...