This month, text books will be put away for the summer, but that shouldn't mean an end to reading.
Operation Christmas Child Collection Week is months away -- mid-November -- but some area churches, organizations and individuals will be shopping this summer for items to fill thousands of "shoeboxes" destined for children in more than 100 countries.
The spring of 2016 marks a milestone for the Cherokee Garden Club of Columbus. The group that formed in 1951 celebrates its 65th anniversary.
If you could change one thing in your life, what would it be? That's a compelling question posed by Scott Reall, author of "Journey to Freedom: Your Start to a Lifetime of Hope, Health and Happiness."
Organizers of the Pine Tree Music Fest in Ackerman have announced that Big Joe Shelton and HanaLena are featured performers at the 2016 event June 3-4.
Choosing flowering annuals at the garden center is always an easy task if you have celosias on your shopping list.
There's nothing quite like opening up that yellow and green Crayola lid to get lost in the familiar smell of a new box of crayons.
Judith L. "Judy" Bonner, a longtime senior administrator and former president at the University of Alabama, is the new provost and executive vice president at Mississippi State University.
Fried or baked, sprinkled with truffle oil or flavored with crumbled herbs, French fries are an enduring dish, fancied up or served the simple way around the globe.
Here in America we think of white asparagus as the pink elephant of the vegetable world -- not even a rumor so much as a hallucination.
Roasted chickpeas can be a surprisingly meaty snack.
May shepherds in the season of the backyard barbecue, and for us that means one thing: burgers.
The tranquility of northeast Mississippi's Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is a far cry from the bustle of Amsterdam.
In a river town like Columbus, a gala themed "Down on the River" seems just the thing. The Loaves and Fishes Community Soup Kitchen will embrace the concept at their third annual Festival of Flavors fundraiser set for Friday, June 3 at Lion Hills Center and Golf Course.
"Prairie Images: The Way I See It" is an upcoming art exhibit at the Cullis Wade Depot Art Gallery at Mississippi State featuring watercolors by area artist Frances Hairston.
"Dearly beloved, we are gathered here today to get through this thing called life."
4. Community Calendar for the week of May 22, 2016 ENTERTAINMENT