The singing woke him up, so one account goes. The noise, it's been said, was enough to draw Jefferson Davis -- then a candidate for the U.S. Senate visiting Columbus -- out onto the second-story balcony of Snowdoun to see what was afoot.
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System (CLPL) joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week April 12-18.
Awadagin Pratt doesn't conform to everyone's idea of a concert pianist. With his dramatic dreadlocks and often novel wardrobe, he is, one might say, unconventional.
"Pimento cheese: no Southern table is complete without it, and we all have our secret recipes," said Friends member Jo Shumake.
Mississippi University for Women will host the Diane Legan Howard Art History Lecture Series, featuring Benjamin Harvey, associate professor of fine arts at Mississippi State University, Thursday, April 16 at 7 p.m. in the Art and Design Building.
The Golden Triangle is within easy traveling distance of some of the best entertainment in the South. Support arts and entertainment at home, and when you're on the road, these might pique your interest.
The white Irises in my garden are in full bloom.
Yesterday St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Albany, Georgia, conducted another K9s for Warriors benefit run.
Camp Rising Sun will be honored Monday in Jackson with the Governor's Initiative for Volunteer Excellence (GIVE) Award for Outstanding Achievement in a Nonprofit.
Dr. Walt Thompson will be the presenter at the 2015 Miller-Burdeshaw Lecture Thursday, April 9 at 12:30 p.m. in Pohl 206. A light lunch will be provided.
The Friends of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library welcomes Pulitzer-prize-winning photojournalist Alysia Burton Steele to its Wednesday, April 8 Table Talk program.
The Golden Triangle is within easy traveling distance of some of the best entertainment in the South. Support arts and entertainment at home, and when you're on the road, these might pique your interest. Be aware that some venues add facility/convenience charges to ticket prices.
Easter has long been one of my most decorated holidays. Mama's love for it spilled over onto me, and how could it not?
After living in the North, I miss some of my favorite spring and summer plants as I now live in coastal Mississippi.
Christine Butler-Williams of Columbus honors mothers with her latest collection of welcomes, poems, skits and speeches titled "Mother's Day Program Planner for Successful Church Programs."
Beauty and biodiversity can coexist in the landscape, and it is not that hard to accomplish.
When Dixie Butler moved into Temple Heights in the summer of 1969, she had no way of knowing she would spend the next 46 winters and springs preparing the house for visitors to the Columbus Spring Pilgrimage.
3. Community Calendar for the week of November 19, 2017 ENTERTAINMENT
4. The W celebrates the holidays with Winter Fest ENTERTAINMENT