By Ginna Parsons Daily Journal TUPELO – When Robert Skelton was a little boy living in Amory, he used to pretend he had his own cooking show on television. “I was about 11, so this was long before the Food Network,” said Skelton, 40. “The only cooking shows on were the Cajun guy Justin Wilson […]

Pepperoni Chicken 6 large chicken breast halves 20 large pepperoni slices, divided 2 1⁄2 cups shredded Mozzarella cheese, divided Olive Oil 2 cups marinara sauce Pound chicken breasts between two pieces of plastic wrap until as flat as possible without tearing in the middle. Cover each with 3 slices of pepperoni, overlapping each pepperoni piece […]

In my book, rainy days and Crock-Pot meals just go together, even in summertime. So on Friday, as I was doing some work from home, I decided I’d put something on to cook so I’d have a no-fuss meal ready for supper. Of course, the first thing that came to mind was a pot roast, […]

By Riley Manning Daily Journal TUPELO – On Friday, brother and sister Jeremy and Kendra White will see the final product of over two-and-a-half years spent working on their first feature-length film. “Summer Snow” marks the first feature film for the American Family Association as well. The movie tells the story of Hallie, a young […]

By Michaela Gibson Morris Daily Journal TUPELO – Runners and walkers will be the light in the dark Friday for the Women First Resource Center. For the third year in a row, the Tupelo Running Club will hold Nightcrawler 5K at Ballard Park to benefit the Tupelo-based resource center created to support breast cancer survivors […]

By Riley Manning Daily Journal TUPELO – On the heels of last week’s 8 Days of Hope campaign come over 160 teenagers from across the South with the World Changers organization. Through Friday, the volunteers from eight churches in Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Missouri and Louisiana will work to revitalize substandard housing in Tupelo and Lee […]

JACKSON (AP) – The Mississippi State Department of Health is confirming one new human case of chikungunya virus. Health officials say in a news release the newest case occurred in a resident who recently returned from the Dominican Republic. This is the fourth human case reported in a Mississippi. The three cases previously reported occurred […]

FILE - Actor James Garner poses during an interview in New York in this June 2, 1989 file photo. Actor James Garner, wisecracking star of TV's "Maverick" who went on to a long career on both small and big screen, died Saturday July 19, 2014 according to Los angeles police. He was 86. (AP Photo/Wyatt Counts, File)

By Frazier Moore Associated Press NEW YORK – Few actors could register disbelief, exasperation or annoyance with more comic subtlety. James Garner had a way of widening his eyes while the corner of his mouth sagged ever so slightly. Maybe he would swallow once to further make his point. This portrait of fleeting disquiet could […]

By JB Clark Daily Journal HOLLY SPRINGS – Graceland Too will be open for public tours Aug. 12 in an effort to memorialize the late Paul McLeod and raise money to go toward his funeral, burial and estate expenses, according to a release from McLeod attorney Phillip Knecht said in a news release that Graceland […]