Members and associate members of the Mississippi Chapter of the Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge have established scholarships for direct descendants of Mississippi veterans of the World War II Battle of the Bulge, the Ardennes.
Mississippi State's Black Voices Gospel Choir will present a concert on Saturday, April 25 at historic Lee Hall.
The Friends of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library continues this month's Table Talk series Wednesday, April 22 with a talk by Starkville native and Mississippi State graduate Joe Lee, who will introduce his latest novel, "Director's Cut."
Photographer Debra Ferguson will be at the Columbus Library Thursday, April 23 at noon to speak about her inspiration for and the stories behind the photographs depicted in the exhibit "This Delta: Photographs by Debra L. Ferguson," on display at the library until April 27.
The Department of Theatre at Mississippi University for Women and the Blue Line Shakespeare Festival present "Twelfth Night" April 23-25 at 7:30 p.m. in Cromwell Auditorium.
The Russian National Ballet Theatre's April 22 presentation of "Sleeping Beauty" will conclude Mississippi State's 2014-15 Lyceum Series schedule.
I am an enormous fan of five-time Grammy-winning jazz artist Diana Krall.
There's been so much catfish in the air lately -- the Catfish in the Alley cooking contest Saturday in downtown Columbus, and the CONTACT Helpline catfish (and barbecue) plate fundraiser the same day. It seemed an appropriate time to touch on this prolific Southern staple.
I had every healthy intention of continuing my miniseries on ancient grains with a few words on millet and amaranth. However, you know how many roads are paved with some of those intentions.
The Lowndes County Extension Service and Lowndes Farm Supply present a free Tomato Battle and Tomato Growing seminar Tuesday.
For my daughter's 10th birthday, I took 15 giggling girls to dinner at a Japanese steakhouse.
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.