is a very sweet and gentle dog. She is an Eskimo mix and loves
to be in or outdoors. If you are interested in adopting Blair
any of the other dogs and cats at the Marshall County Humane
Society, please call 662-564-2900 or 901-212-6066.
|Recipes from Martha Ruth Leonard
|Better Homes and Gardens
After Work Cookbook
- 4 whole medium chicken breasts
- skinned and boned
- 1/8 tsp. dried marjoram, crushed
- 2 tbsps. butter, softened
- 2 tbsps. snipped parsley
- all-purpose flour
- 2-3/8-oz. pkg. seasoned mix for chicken
chicken breasts, boned side up, between clear plastic wrap. Pound from
center out til about 1/4 inch thick. Peel off wrap; season with salt.
Mix butter, parsley and marjoram; spread on one side of chicken pieces,
spreading not quite to edge. Roll up jelly roll fashion, tucking in
sides. Press seams to seal well. Coat each chicken piece with flour.
Dip in milk, then roll in coating mix. Cover lightly. Can be
refrigerated up to 24 hours. Bake in shallow baking pan at 400 degrees
about 35 minutes. Serves 4.
|Apricot-Sauced Pork Chops
- 3/4 cup orange juice
- 1/4 cup sugar
- 6 pork chops, cut 3/4 inch thick
- 1/2 cup snipped dried apricots
- 1/4 tsp. ground cloves
saucepan combine juice, apricots, sugar, cloves and 1/4 cup
water. Bring to boil, cover and simmer till
apricots are tender, 20-25 minutes. Meanwhile, trim fat from pork
chops. Heat trimmings till 1 tbsp. fat accumulates; discard trimmings.
Brown the chops in the hot fat. Sprinkle generously with salt and
pepper. Place chops in 11x7-1/2x1-1/2 inch baking pan. Spoon apricot
mixture over. Cover. Can be refrigerated up to 24 hours. Bake,
uncovered at 350 degrees till tender, 45-50 minutes. Makes 6 servings.
|Individual Chicken Casseroles
- 1/2 cup fresh or frozen chopped onion
- 3 cups chicken broth
- 10-oz. pkg. frozen peas and
- carrots, cooked and drained
- 6 tbsps. butter or margarine
- 1/2 cup all-purpose flour
- 3 cups cubed, cooked chicken
- 1/4 cup chopped canned pimiento
onion in butter till tender. Blend in flour and 1 tsp. salt. Stir in
chicken broth. Cook and stir until thickened and bubbly. Stir in
chicken, peas and carrots and pimiento. Line 6-8 individual casseroles
with heavy foil, leaving enough overlapping to seal. Freeze. When
solid, remove foil packets from casseroles. Label, freeze up to 2
months. To serve, remove foil, set food blocks into casseroles. Bake
covered at 400 degrees about an hour, stirring once or twice toward end
of baking time. Serves 6-8.
|Chicken With Artichokes
- 4 medium whole chicken breasts split, skinned
- 8-oz. can tomato sauce
- 3-oz. can sliced mushrooms, drained
- 1 tbsp. cooking oil
- 1 envelope spaghetti sauce mix
- 1/2 cup dry sherry
- 9-oz. pkg. frozen artichoke hearts cooked and
oven to 350 degrees. In skillet, brown the chicken in hot oil.
Meanwhile, combine sauce mix, tomato sauce, sherry and 1/4 cup water.
Simmer 10 minutes; stir in mushrooms. Transfer chicken to 10x6x2 inch
baking dish. Arrange artichokes around chicken; spoon sauce mixture
over all. Bake, uncovered, at 350 degrees for 45 minutes. Serves 4.
Pages from the Past
10 Years Ago - January 23, 1997
The Hot Steppers, Inc., Holly Springs Intermediate
School’s dance team, came home Monday morning
with top honors after competing in the National Dance Team
Championship. Teams from across the country
competed in Orlando, Fla. seeking national recognition and the Hot
Steppers got it. Members of the
team are Devesha Thomas, Emusna Manning, Tiffany Collins, Latoya Wilks,
Octavia Crumb, Tameka
Moton, Anna Luvene, Ketoya LeSure, Crystal LeSueur and Kamisha Hicks.
Wallace Young, seventh grade
math teacher is cheerleader/dance director.
Gene Sides killed a 15-point buck on November 29 in Marshall
County and scored 169 with
25 Years Ago - February 11, 1982
Several Holly Springs police officers have completed a course
in the operation of moving and stationary
Doppler radar devices, including James Algee, Eddie Fioretti, Elmo
McKinney, Donna Lawton,
Frankie Marion, Chief David Seale, Frank Jones and Billy Gray.
Instructor was J.D. Green of the
Mississippi State Highway Patrol.
Red Banks girl chosen for Teenworld finals
April Martin, 14, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Lee Martin
of Red Banks, has been selected for competition
in the 1982 Teenworld Finals to be held in Vicksburg.
MA athletes honored
Five players for the Marshall Academy Patriots and Lady
Patriots were named All-Conference recently.
Honorees are Hank Thomas, Dwana Briscoe, Mike Lyles, Norman Britcliffe,
Gini Crawford and Beverly
50 Years Ago - January 31, 1957
We are glad to report that a statement in last
week’s South Reporter, that the young man’s leg had
amputated, was in error. The young man is in the Methodist Hospital in
Memphis and his leg has not been
amputated. We regret the error.
Quiet Morning observed by Episcopal Women
The women of Christ Episcopal Church held a “Quiet
Morning” last Saturday, Feb. 2, in observance of
the Feast of the Purification of the Blessed Virgin Mary. The Rev. C.
Osborne Moyer, rector of the parish,
led the observance. The Feast of the Purificiation commemorates the
coming of the Virgin Mary to the
temple for the rite of purification. This date also has signficance for
Father Moyer, as it is the anniversary
date of his ordination to the priesthood.
Teens Awhirl! by Carole Jean Taylor
I believe all the girls from Holly were glued to their
televisions Saturday, waiting impatiently for Tab
Hunter! I think Vernelle said that she saw him. Right Vernelle?
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