The music ministry of Starkville First United Methodist Church will present Gospel Jubilee 2017: "That Old Time Religion" on Sunday, Aug. 27 at 3 p.m. and 5 p.m. in the church sanctuary at 200 W. Lampkin St. in downtown Starkville.
"Desperation Road," the latest novel from Michael Farris Smith, is continuing to earn critical acclaim.
Lily Dunn is planning it all out -- the '50s greaser-look costumes she and her friends are thinking about for Saturday at Trotter Convention Center. The 15-year-old from New Hope thinks she'll go as a roller skating waitress.
Before long, Katy Simpson Smith will travel to Rome, a land of ancient cultures, divine art and inspiration.
Each Labor Day holiday, locals and visitors from near and far gather at the Key Underwood Memorial Coon Dog Cemetery in northwestern Alabama for a one-of-a-kind celebration filled with music, food and fellowship.
Forrest Lamar Cooper of Florence, Mississippi, is the scheduled speaker for the Noxubee County Historical Society Aug. 22.
Visiting authors, panel discussions, book signings, booksellers, live music, tours, food and more promise to make the third annual Mississippi Book Festival Saturday, Aug. 19 a book lover's playground.
As part of Mississippi State's 12th annual Dawg Days event series for incoming freshmen and transfer students, the MSU Lyceum Series and Music Maker Productions are sponsoring a Welcome Concert Tuesday, Aug. 15 beginning at 6:30 p.m.
As the calendar turns to August and school bells, Quick Bites programs offered through the Mississippi State University Extension Service once again are geared toward providing useful information on a variety to topics.
In celebration of Mississippi's bicentennial, Main Street Columbus and the Columbus Arts Council present the Mississippi Bicentennial Songwriting Contest.
Carole Sorenson is a respected church musician, but for three summers now she's gotten to channel a different music genre altogether.