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Columbus students take on ambitious project: 'Aida'

Posted 4/9/2016 in Community

For the first time, Columbus Middle School and Columbus High School come together to mount a theatrical production for the community. More than 40 young people in sixth through 11th grades will present Elton John's and Tim Rice's "Aida: School Edition" Thursday and Friday, April 14 and 15 at 6:30 p.m. in the Middle School auditorium.

 

Mississippi and local library celebrate National Library Week

Posted 4/9/2016 in Community

Libraries Transform" is the theme of National Library Week April 10-16. The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System (CLPL) joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating this week highlighting the changing role of libraries, librarians and library workers.

 

Gary Bachman: SunPatiens tolerate heat, bring color to landscapes

Posted 4/9/2016 in Columns

New Guinea impatiens and SunPatiens are similar in appearance and impressive with their ability to brighten any landscape, but SunPatiens have a much higher tolerance for Mississippi's summer heat.

 

Fashion, dance highlight night of international culture at The W

Posted 4/9/2016 in About Town

Mississippi University for Women's International Student Association continues the tradition of celebrating international culture with ISA Night, Wednesday, April 13 at 7 p.m. in Rent Auditorium.

 

 

Filmmaker to screen 'The Hand That Feeds' at The W

Posted 4/9/2016 in About Town

On Thursday, April 14 Mississippi University for Women's Gordy Honors College Forum Series will feature filmmaker Robin Blotnick, who will screen and discuss his documentary, "The Hand that Feeds."

 

Spring strawberries are in at this pick-your-own field in Macon

Posted 4/6/2016 in Food

In the heart of Noxubee County, out on Elon Road in Macon, there's a pretty patch full of strawberries just waiting to star in a luscious dessert, fresh salad, salsa or summery drink.

Annual Miller-Burdeshaw Lecture to feature Dr. Don Chaney

Posted 4/2/2016 in Entertainment

Dr. Don Chaney will be the presenter at the annual Miller-Burdeshaw Lecture, which will be held Tuesday, April 5 from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. at Mississippi University for Women in the Pohl Building, Room 206.

'First Encounter' Monday explores Chickasaws and de Soto

Posted 4/2/2016 in Entertainment

When Spanish conquistador Hernando de Soto and his army crossed through this geographical area almost five centuries ago, the Chickasaw people had already settled here.

 

Out and About for the week of April 3, 2016

Posted 4/2/2016 in Entertainment

 

 

Community Calendar for the week of April 3, 2016

Posted 4/2/2016 in Entertainment

 

 

Being Beautiful: Riding shotgun

Posted 4/2/2016 in Columns

I drove my cars fast when I was a boy. Vroom, vroom.

 

Southern Gardening: Plant sun coleus for vibrant summer color

Posted 4/2/2016 in Columns

I have to admit most of my gardening life can be summed up by this saying that someone shared with me on social media: "Real gardeners buy at least 10,000 plants in the course of a lifetime without having the least idea where they'll put any of them when they get home."

 

Top five tips to shop safely online

Posted 4/2/2016 in Community

While a good bargain is always thrilling, safety is the most important thing to consider when shopping online.

 

 

MSU Extension offers lead, healthy homes training

Posted 4/2/2016 in Community

Good health begins at home, and Mississippians can learn more about hidden dangers lurking in their household environments through workshops available from the Mississippi State University Extension Service.

 

 

Columbus Wellness Day set for Saturday

Posted 4/2/2016 in Community

A Columbus Wellness Day will be held Saturday, April 9 from 7 a.m. until 11 a.m. at the Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle Outpatient Pavilion.

 

MSU's Funderburk named recipient of high honor by SEC

Posted 4/2/2016 in Community

Recipients of the 2016 SEC Faculty Achievement Awards were announced by the Southeastern Conference office on Wednesday.

Girlchoir 'Riverside Tour of Homes' highlights old and new

Posted 4/2/2016 in Community

In a city known for its architectural styles, the Columbus Girlchoir presents "A Riverside Tour of Homes" Saturday, April 9 from 10 a.m. until noon.

2016 Junior Auxiliary King and Queen introduced

Posted 4/2/2016 in Community

The introduction of the Junior Auxiliary of Columbus 2016 Charity Ball king and queen Saturday evening brought cheers from a capacity crowd at Trotter Convention Center.

Anne's Kitchen: Food blog favs

Posted 3/30/2016 in Food

I have been making a half-hearted attempt to pare down my cookbooks. We hope to move into a much smaller home some day, and I have to give up something in return for asking Terry to throw out his college textbooks and notes.

For foolproof baked salmon, reach for foil and make packets

Posted 3/30/2016 in Food

We all know that eating fish several times a week is a healthy goal. But a lot of otherwise accomplished home cooks still find cooking fish a bit intimidating. The biggest worry? Drying it out.

 

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