Winona native participates in CAKE WARS on the Food Network


Pizza-flavored cake inspired by the Ninja Turtles?

Winona native Jeromie Terrell Jones served as an assistant on the second place team in the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle party on Monday night’s episode of Cake Wars on the Food Network.

Four master bakers and their assistants took on the Turtles — Leonardo, Michelangelo, Donatello and Raphael — in order to take home a $10,000 prize. Greg Cipes and Mae Whitman, voices of Michelangelo and April O’Neil, served as guest judges to the panel.

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‘PINKing’ a fight — #PaintWinonaPink event was a success

img_1323They were all running and walking for different reasons. Some just wanted to show their support, while others had a more personal reason to be part of Paint Winona Pink.

Cheryl Small, the chairperson for the Fourth Annual Paint Winona Pink event, said everyone can relate to breast cancer.

“It is important for survivors and their families to come together to share their stories and encourage and inspire us,” Small said.

Tela Collins, a member of the Health Ministries Committee at Winona Baptist Church and one of the organizers for the event made it clear that everyone knows someone with breast cancer – “male or female, black or white, Baptist or Methodist.”

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