April/May 2014

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The Profile: Jo Dee Messina

sem-april-may-cover With the help of Kickstarter and her fiercely independent spirit, country superstar Jo Dee Messina is back with a career second act and a brand new album, finding herself in “ME”.


The Business: First State Bank

Mix the feel of a small town bank with the products and services of a large regional bank, and you’ve got First State Bank – a financial institution where you can bank on the personal touch.


Local Folk: Tom Murdic

Ever since Tom Murdic first truly gazed into the night sky as a child, he’s been captivated by the stars; and now he’s sharing his passion for astronomy and space technology with us.

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Southern Entertaining: Derby Day

Bourbon, Hot Browns and Pies, oh my! Our resident entertaining maven, Kelly Spalding, shows us how to throw the best Derby party this side of Louisville.


In the Kitchen With: Chef Big Shake

From CBS Foods’ legendary shrimp burgers to the brand new Chef Big Shake’s Chicken & Fish, the heat is always turned up in the kitchen of Shark Tank alum Shawn Davis.