Gulf Coast Cooking

Gulf Coast Cooking

Truly grits: Regionally grown rice takes on different form

When you think of rice production in the South, you probably think first of Louisiana or Arkansas. Louisiana plants about 449,999 acres in rice every year, but Arkansas plants even more. Poor old Mississippi lags behind with just 185,543 acres in rice, but sometimes it's not how much you plant, but the quality of the harvest.

Gulf Coast Cooking

Sausage dishes hit the spot on a fall day

Nothing warms the heart of a carnivore like a sizzling sausage sputtering and spattering in the frying pan. It fills the kitchen with a wonderful aroma, and few people can withstand the anticipation of the meal to come. Think of the countless ways this little bundle of goodness can be served.

Videos

Distracted driver slams into semi

A rear-end rollover crash was caught on a traffic camera on June 15, 2017, in Ames, Iowa. The video shows a vehicle slamming into the back of a semi that had just pulled onto the highway. The driver escaped with minor injuries.
Iowa Department of Transportation
Distracted driver slams into semi 0:44

Distracted driver slams into semi

Summer's just weeks old, but these kids are back in the lab 0:57

Summer's just weeks old, but these kids are back in the lab

Brothers graduate from Southeastern Guide Dogs 1:08

Brothers graduate from Southeastern Guide Dogs

Karla Owens is Palmetto's new city planner 0:44

Karla Owens is Palmetto's new city planner