[Bedford County… It’s Your Business] Marketing Your Business

Marketing your business or organization with all of the options now available can be overwhelming. Listen to the first “It’s Your Business” podcast with Kellie Goodman Shaffer, President/CEO of the Bedford County Chamber of Commerce, and Cheryl Ebersole, of Headline Marketing & Communications, d ...

Cornbread Casserole

Submitted by Sherry L. Montag of Bedford Ingredients 1 egg 1 c. sour cream ½ c. melted butter 8 oz. whole corn (drained) 8 oz. creamed corn 8 oz. corn muffin mix Directions Grease 9 x 9” pan. Mix all ingredients together, mix well. Scoop into pan and bake at 350 degrees ...

Macaroni & Cheese

Submitted by Mary Nicholas of Everett The perfect side for almost any meal? This recipe for Homemade Macaroni & Cheese! Give it a try and see for yourself. Ingredients 2 c. macaroni, cooked 6 T. butter 3 T. flour 1 (8oz. cream cheese) 2 c. shredded cheddar cheese 2 tsp. spicy brown ...

Cranberry Jello Salad

Submitted by Mick Gordon of Bedford Ingredients 2 sm pkgs Raspberry Jell-O 1 ½ c. boiling water 1 20 oz. can crushed pineapple 1 can whole cranberry sauce 1 - 8 oz. creamed cheese ½ c. sugar 1 c. sour cream Directions Dissolve Jell-O in boiling water. Add crushed pinea ...

Cheeseburger Pie

Submitted by Beatrice Hoover of Bedford This dish can serve as your main course and has a little bit of everything. Easy to make, this all-in-one meal is filling and will warm up the cooler temperatures this fall. Ingredients 1 lb of hamburger 1 1/2 c. chopped onion 1/2 tsp salt &am ...

Advantages to Summer Selling

What are some advantages to selling your home during the summer months?  It’s the perfect time to showcase your property and beautiful landscape when everything is in bloom. Appearance is key when selling your home and first impressions are lasting. The longer days provide buyers with more tim ...

75 Years and Counting: The Story of Robert and Frances

What makes a marriage so strong it can outlast 75 years? If you ask Robert Beck, 95, of Woodbury, he’ll tell you the secret for him and his wife, Frances, 94, is, “She tells me what to do, and I just say, ‘Yes, dear.’” Born in Stony Point, VA, Robert worked in D.C. for several years. It was duri ...