New TV series for Kinston's Vivian Howard

KINSTON, NC (WITN) PBS has announced a new series following a local celebrity chef that will be making its way to your television soon.

The new series, "South By Somewhere", will follow Kinston Chef Vivian Howard as she delves into the people and dishes that define the new American South.

The celebrity chef previously hosted the award-winning series "A Chef's Life" and is returning to television with this six part series.

Howard is the owner of two popular restaurants in Kinston, Chef & the Farmer and The Boiler Room.

The show will premiere on PBS in winter and spring of 2020.