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REVIEW: Stuffed Asian Street Food

We  Stuffed Asian Street Food's lemongrass grilled chicken on the bao bun (left) and combination cold cut on a bao bun (right).
November 17, 2020

Instead of traveling across the globe for Asian street food, you can now travel to Cultivation which is located in The District in Jackson, MS.  Stuffed Asian Street Food offers a wide variety of sandwiches...

Coffee Corner: Mocha Mugs vs Lakeland Coffee Co.

Coffee Corner: Mocha Mugs vs Lakeland Coffee Co.
From Issue 3
October 30, 2020

Coffee Corner is a recurring issue that finds the best coffee in the Jackson Metro-Area. Two coffees shops will be reviewed, and one will be chosen as the best in taste, customer service, and experience....

Mistletoe Marketplace returns Nov. 4

Mistletoe Marketplace returns Nov. 4
October 30, 2020

When Mississippi hears the word mistletoe, we all think of the wonderful event the Junior League of Jackson hosts. This event gets everyone in the Christmas spirit! This year is the 40th anniversary...

Church youth groups adjust to handle COVID-19

The girls' youth group at First Presbyterian Church maintains social distance while playing a game outdoors.
October 21, 2020

Church youth groups have been facing many difficulties during COVID-19. Rose Ohnstad, the assistant director of First Presbyterian Church Youth Group (FPCYM), says that she was “very bummed” when...

Small Business Spotlight: Nursery Rhymes

Small Business Spotlight: Nursery Rhymes
From Issue 2
October 5, 2020

This week’s small business spotlight is Nursery Rhymes, located in the District of Eastover. They are a children’s retail store that also provides baby registries for expecting mothers, and...

The Yard brings sweetness to Flowood

The Yard brings sweetness to Flowood
September 29, 2020

In May 2017, Logan and Chelsa Green opened the first of many The Yard Milkshake Bars in their hometown of Gulf Shores Alabama; the insane desserts were such a big hit that they’ve opened ten franchises...

Van Gogh spotted in Jackson?

The Wheat Field behind St. Paul's Hospital, by St. Rémy by Vincent van Gough (1889)
oil on canvas
September 3, 2020

On 380 S Lamar St, in Jackson are housed  some 5,000 works of art by some of Mississippi’s most renowned artists. But through January 10, 2021, they are joined by 74 works of art typically not seen...

After 3 years, it’s our final farewell “Appetite”

After 3 years, it's our final farewell
May 29, 2020

Wow. We can’t believe that our column is coming to an end. This is our very last welcome back! Thank you to our loyal readers for the past three years. It has been a fun ride. We would like to give y’all...

PET PROFILE: Squishy the turtle

Squishy the turtle, just chilling on a brick in the Scalia household.
April 9, 2020

Today’s “Pet Profile” is of Squishy, a pet turtle belonging to Prep sophomore Trinity Scalia.  Trinity has had Squishy since first grade. She has had him, therefore, for nine years, making...

PET PROFILE: Henry Sites

Whether on a car or not on a car, there's only one Henry Sites, and it's this one. Well, there are probably more Henry Sites in the world, but this one is a cat.
March 27, 2020

Most “Pet of the Month”  articles (now “Pet Profile”), so far have featured a dog or puppy, well-liked from the Jackson area. The last issue featured Mason Kimball’s bunny. Our newest Pet...

What makes Super Shakes super?

What makes Super Shakes super?
From Issue 2
September 27, 2019

Super Shakes has been widely popular among Prep students because it is a quick fix for breakfast or an after school snack.  Super Shakes has connections with the community, and was actually on the Prep...

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