This week, I've been taking what I'd like to think is a well-earned vacation. But even though I'm technically "off the clock," I'm still finding interesting ideas to try in our Mississippi gardens and landscapes.
Visit Mississippi Director Malcolm White is stepping down from his position as the leader of the state's tourism office, a position he has held for three years.
While most are aware that CONTACT Helpline provides a 24/7 telephone crisis intervention line, they may not know the nonprofit organization checks in daily by phone with hundreds of senior and shut-in Reassurance clients who live alone.
Betty Clyde Jones gets the cooking bug about this time of year. She isn't alone.
What do couscous, quinoa, kale and cauliflower have in common?
Are you the sort of person who insists that Thanksgiving mashed potatoes can only be served straight up buttery, or are you willing to allow room for a little creative adulteration in the name of bigger, bolder flavor?
Let's say that this year's Thanksgiving feast is going to be a more intimate affair than the usual cast of thousands, yet you still want turkey. It can be done.
Typical Tuesdays find school-age children everywhere dressing for the day, downing breakfast and heading out to bus stops and carpools. Tuesdays in Columbus, however, offer "schooling" for parents and mentors, too.
The spirit of the holidays will come gift-wrapped in "A Christmas Carol, the Musical." A large theatrical cast brings the retelling of Charles Dickens' classic to Columbus Friday and Saturday, Nov. 20-21.
The Mississippi State University Wind Ensemble pays tribute Tuesday, Nov. 17 to those who served in America's armed forces.
The Unified Bulldogs and Unified Rebels square off in the 2015 Unified Egg Bowl for Special Olympics Mississippi Monday, Nov. 16 at 5:30 p.m. at Ole Miss's intramural athletic fields.
The architecture of life is so similar to that of the stained glass windows posed perfectly still across time, illuminated by lanterns and candles in ancient churches along my drives through old towns.
1. Be intentional with holiday food choices ENTERTAINMENT
2. Photos: Autumn Sunrise COMMUNITY
4. Columbus Sings 'Messiah' celebrates 15th year ENTERTAINMENT
5. What the Fossils Show Us BOOK REVIEWS