RECIPE #4862/CHEF RODNEY AMOS/BIG RIVER GRILLE: Chef Amos made Pork Street Tacos. You can find this recipe on our website, www.newschannel5.com, just click on the "Talk of the Town" section, then click on "Recipes by Date" and select recipe #4862. Big River Grille's new limited-time-only menu is available through August 12. Big River Grille is located at 111 Broadway in downtown Nashville. For more information call 615-251-4677 or visit www.bigrivergrille.com.
BACK TO SCHOOL/MEREDITH LIBBEY/METRO SCHOOLS: A representative from Metro Schools told parents what they need to know before they send their kids back to school. Metro schools starts back on August 1st. For more information call 615-259-4636 or visit www.mnps.org.
CELEBRITY/CECE WINANS/AWARD WINNING SINGER: CeCe brought us up-to-date on her career and previews the annual Always Sisters, Forever Brothers Conference she founded. The 2012 Conference will take place Thursday, July 19th – Saturday, July 21st at the Belmont University Curb Event Center. Registration is free (does not include concert), however you must register online. Speakers include Founder CeCe Winans, Judge Greg Mathis and music by Israel Houghton and New Breed. Alvin Love (husband of CeCe) will host a luncheon for males only and Delores "Mom" Winans (mother of CeCe) will host a luncheon for mothers only. An incredible concert will take place Saturday, July 21st at 7:00p and will feature Comedian Akintunde, Canton Jones, KiKi Sheard and Tye Tribett. Tickets are available at www.alwayssistersforeverbrothers.com, for $22.00 and can be purchased up until the day of the event as long as tickets are available.
FANTASTIC FRIENDS FACEBOOK CONTEST: In today's Fantastic Friends Facebook Contest NewsChannel 5 is giving away a $500 shopping spree to The Avenue Murfreesboro. Enter now at www.facebook.com/newschannel5?sk=app_217182794970471, the winner will be announced on NewsChannel 5 at 10 p.m.