Sorry, wrong number. Thousands of Mississippi State fans poured into Davis Wade Stadium on Saturday, countless hundreds of them -- from old folks to co-eds to little kids -- wearing Dak Prescott No. 15 jersey for what was supposed to be a triumphant curtain call for their beloved quarterback.
Jeb Bush stopped in the Junction at Mississippi State University before Saturday's Egg Bowl.
I am often asked about the origin of local place names. There is a lot of history associated with names and their origins.
Family gatherings always allow for the conjuring up of old memories. Grown up siblings begin their tales: Sister says, "Remember when we lived over in east Columbus and we put the Christmas tree in that front window and... Brother interrupts, "No, we didn't live in that house. We put the Christmas tree in the front window after we got to the new house." Sister insists, "No I'm sure it was in east Columbus."
Photographer Laird Bagnall made his way back to Columbus from the Golden Triangle Regional Airport as dawn was breaking Nov. 14. He took the long way home.
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