Alisa Toy decided she had nothing to lose. "I was really nervous, but I thought, why not just go for the top? The only thing he can do is say 'no.'" The "he" is Richard Elliott, principal organist with the world-renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir.
Patron tickets to the Junior Auxiliary of Columbus 2018 Charity Ball will be available from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22 at the Junior Auxiliary Hut located at 1000 Park Circle, next to Lee Park.
Mississippi University for Women will dedicate a new campus space, Pioneers Plaza, which honors individuals who have contributed to shaping the university's history, on Friday, Feb. 23 at 10:30 a.m.
Erin Kempker, chair of the Mississippi University for Women Department of History, Political Science, and Geography, and Lisa Shrestha, senior biology student, will represent The W at the Higher Education Appreciation Day, Working for Academic Excellence (HEADWAE) Appreciation Day in Jackson Tuesday.
Platinum-selling, GRAMMY®-nominated and Billboard Music Award-winning rock band Skillet will headline the Winter Jam 2018 Tour Spectacular at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo Thursday, Feb. 22.
Classics will rule the stage as the MSU Riley Center presents its 2018 Spring/Summer Performing Arts Series, starting April 14 with a concert by the powerhouse rock band Jefferson Starship.
The film "Look and See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry" will be screened at 6 p.m. Thursday, March 1 in Nissan Auditorium on the Mississippi University for Women campus as part of the Forum Series hosted by The W's Gordy Honors College.
Distylium Vintage Jade is an exciting new plant that brings pizazz to the traditional role of foundation planting.
Open a glossy magazine, a cookbook, a colorful menu or watch almost any food commercial, and you're almost assuredly witnessing the work of food stylists. The art of making food look irresistible for the camera is a learned craft, and students in a food styling course at Mississippi University for Women's Culinary Arts Institute (CAI) Monday had a Valentine's Day feast ready for its close-up.
Thurgood Marshall and a landmark case, black representation in Hollywood and Detroit's turbulent summer of '67 are some of the topics tackled in a series of films to be screened free to the public by the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library during Black History Month.
A lanky sixth-grader from Armstrong Middle School lopes across the floor, his orange oversized sweatshirt swinging with each long stride. With barely a pause, he drops his book bag on a table, walking on, eager to catch up with other middle schoolers who have already arrived.
A Wall Street Journal legal affairs reporter is visiting Mississippi State on March 1 as the newest guest in the university's Lamar Conerly Governance Lecture Series.
Mississippi State University's Music Department presents "The Brits are Coming!" at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 13 in the Harrison Auditorium of the Giles Architecture Building on campus.
Ah, the simplicity of our Valentine's Days of elementary school.