Winston-Salem Journal: Blogs

Monday, October 20th, 2014


SPAM Mango Summer Rolls

SPAM lends its to Asian flavors, so every year the SPAM contest at the Dixie Classic Fair is almost guaranteed to have a couple of interesting Asian-inspired dishes.

Veggin' Out at the Dixie Classic Fair

The Dixie Classic Fair is in town, and that means I spent most of my Saturday scoping out (and eating many of) the vegetarian options among the myriad of food choices. Though the food theme this year seemed to be “Bacon, Bacon and More Bacon,” I found that a vegetarian won’t go hungry at the fair – though if you’re a vegan, it’s definitely tougher.

BB&T cutting about 800 jobs

BB&T Corp. acknowledged Thursday it is eliminating nearly 800 full-time equivalent jobs – or about 2 percent of its workforce – as part of a restructuring initiative aimed in part at lowering personnel costs.




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