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Southern Taco Soup, Mexican Cornbread and Coconut Chess Pie
19 November 2021
By Andy Bedwell Southern Taco Soup 2 pounds ground chuck 1 large onion, chopped (Brown both of these together and drain) 1 can Rotel tomatoes 2...
Mary Virginia’s Chicken and Dressing Casserole and Shoe Peg Corn/Green Bean Casserole
18 November 2021
By Andy Bedwell Thanksgiving is nearly here, and I must share these two recipes. I already have two pans of dressing in the freezer and I’m beginning...
Cowboy Soup, Crock Pot Camp Stew and Chewey Squares
22 October 2021
By Andy Bedwell I love homemade soups during the winter, and I’m always willing to experiment with what I have on hand. Soup recipes are different from...
On the road with Fun Nana
22 October 2021
By Vicki Scott This week we plan to bring the dogs back to Glencoe for a visit. Every time we drive up from Dadeville without our dogs, a neighbor’s dog...
Keep Smiling with Rosie Preston - Kids stuff
15 October 2021
By Rosie Preston When I was younger, I spent much of my time working in daycare centers, where I learned a lot about kids. One of the things I learned...
The Vagabond - Horse auctions in downtown Gadsden
15 October 2021
By Danny Crownover Back in the old days, hundreds of horses and mules were sold in downtown Gadsden by auction. Most of the animals were driven through...
From God’s word - Oh, how beautiful is the goodness of our God
15 October 2021
By Toni Ford Last week, my column was titled, “Is Life Worth Living?” and taken from the Book of Ecclesiastes. This week I was going to follow up with...
God’s word revealed - Recognizing the true authority
15 October 2021
By John Larkins Most people never give much thought to the issue of belief in God or which Church, if any, to attend. While this attitude usually is reconsidered...
Fun with the dirt-spreading guy
15 October 2021
By Vicki Scott It was fun watching our “grands” climb, play and run up and down those Alabama red clay mounds. Each child was wearing one of my old tee...
Lemon Lush, Grated Apple Pie and Country Apple Dessert
15 October 2021
By Andy Bedwell Do you want to start a conversation? Read a cookbook in public. That’s what happens to me all of the time. I always have a cookbook with...
Sausage and Rice Casserole, Cabbage Rolls and Banana Coffee Cake
13 October 2021
By Andy Bedwell Sausage and Rice Casserole One package dry Lipton chicken noodle soup One package Uncle Ben’s wild rice 2 pounds sausage, browned...
A chocolate dilemma
08 October 2021
By Vicki Scott Last week, my husband Alan and I went to church at First Baptist Reeltown. One of the church members made a mistake by asking how we were...
From God’s word - Is life worth living?
08 October 2021
By Toni Ford When reading it for the first time, the Book of Ecclesiastes can be confusing to read and easily misunderstood. King Solomon, the author...

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