Tuesday, February 25, 2020
There are more than 150 types of internal parasites known to infect equine. From a practical standpoint, the most important ones are strongyles, ascarids, tapeworms and bots. The digestive tract, or stomach and intestines, is the most commonly affected area, although larvae migrate through a…
Joe Yonan is the first person to admit that he’s a bean guy.
As someone who writes about Italian food, I pride myself in knowing, and understanding, Italian ingredients. But when it comes to polenta, I’ve been remiss.
Susann Williams and her son were struggling to find a place in the Wilson County community after he was diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder.
As we move toward the end of winter, now is the time to prune those fruit trees that we might have neglected over the past few years. Pruning will help produce quality fruit and help restore the tree back to a manageable size.
Saturday, February 22, 2020
Momma died in 1941. It was a memorable time for the world, but for me it was devastating. I watched and I listened. I listened to the news of day on the radio and heard President Roosevelt say “This day will live in infamy.’’
A few days ago a very interesting story started trending online … again.
There are many things that tie me to the past. I suppose there is no item which does so better than a black iron skillet.
Often times, the memorization of one’s multiplication tables is a tedious and unpleasant childhood memory, but not so for WANT FM 98.9 local radio personality Fantastic Fred Burton.
Thursday, February 20, 2020
Tuesday, February 18, 2020
The Wilson County Exposition Center became a doorway to the 1800s over the weekend as it hosted the fifth annual Heart of Tennessee Antique Show.
It seems like a crazy idea, but it’s time to plant a few things in the garden at the end of February. Right now does not look like favorable conditions for most vegetables, but there are a few vegetables that we can start planting. All of these can handle cooler weather and even handle some …
I know everyone says I have heard this before but it is hard to say this enough. It is good to make sure you have clovers in your grass pastures. The majority of cattle in Tennessee graze tall fescue and/or orchardgrass pastures. While these pastures provide good quality forage, they can be …
Saturday, February 15, 2020
I don’t know about you, but sometimes I find the accelerated use of acronyms and initials a bit confusing.
Looking back over the years I realized today more than ever the gift of friendship. It seems to me that women do better in this area than men. Women will network and confide in each other.
So we’ve all heard about Man Flu.
Deborah Newport is a special young woman. She has four wonderful children and a fiancé who she thanks God for every day.
Pulses pounded, energy filled the air and hundreds of students moved to the rhythm as music from stars like Michael Jackson and Lil Nas X echoed through the Wilson County Expo Center on Friday.
Thursday, February 13, 2020
Love is in the air with Valentine’s Day fast approaching, and couples wanting to do more than a typical dinner date without breaking the bank have several options in Wilson County.
As I’m writing this we’re receiving record-breaking rainfall for the month of February again in 2020. The forecast for this week looks to be the same thing — rain.
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
It was a cold night during the extended holiday season. We had been indulging in everything one indulges in during that caloric time.
Cauliflower is all the craze on the cooking scene. The days are long gone of seeing cauliflower as a one hit wonder on the passed over vegetable tray. Cauliflower is a versatile vegetable that can be mashed like potatoes, used like rice, made into pizza crust, steaks, buffalo wings, “cheese”…