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Cotton District event appeals to many tastes

Posted 4/13/2010 in Entertainment

The 14th annual Cotton District Arts Festival, slated for Saturday, will feature a diverse lineup of performers on four stages all day. Chances are, whatever your taste in musical styles, you're certain to find a favorite or two from this menu.

Charity Ball royalty recognized for service efforts

Posted 4/10/2010 in Entertainment

At its 60th annual Charity Ball Saturday, Junior Auxiliary of Columbus announced the 2010 Ball King and Queen and celebrated community service.

ABWA style show: Bright colors, feminine looks

Posted 4/10/2010 in Entertainment

Feminine looks and bright colors will be the order of the day when the Columbus Anniversary Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association presents its 16th annual style show Wednesday, April 21.

 

Thought-provoking art fills MUW senior exhibit

Posted 4/10/2010 in Entertainment

An opening reception Friday, April 16, marks the official opening of Mississippi University for Women’s 2010 Senior Exhibition at the Eugenia Summer Gallery in the Art and Design Building on campus.

 

 

Novel of murder, love, bravery topic of Book Talk

Posted 4/10/2010 in Entertainment

A panel discussion of the book “Alex Cross’s Trial,” by James Patterson and co-author Richard Dilallo, will be presented by members of The Sisters Book Club at the Friends of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library Book Talk Wednesday, April 14, at 2 p.m. The library is located at 314 Seventh St. N., in Columbus.

 

‘Wings Over Columbus’ to bring aerial thrills in May

Posted 4/10/2010 in Entertainment

It will be “Aviation Excellence meets Southern Hospitality” when “Wings Over Columbus 2010” comes to the Columbus Air Force Base during the weekend of May 15-16.

 

Tiempo Libre closes MSU Lyceum Series with a night of Latin jazz

Posted 4/10/2010 in Entertainment

One of the hottest young Latin bands today, two-time Grammy-nominated Tiempo Libre, will perform Tuesday, April 20, at Mississippi State University

 

 

Courthouse lore takes center stage in Pickens production

Posted 4/10/2010 in Entertainment

The legend of Henry Wells, his image allegedly etched by a lightening strike more than 120 years ago into a Pickens County Courthouse upper window, has long drawn the Golden Triangle curious to the square in Carrollton, Ala.

 

Columbus kicks into high gear prepping for festival

Posted 4/8/2010 in Entertainment

Plans for Columbus’ 15th annual Market Street Festival are coming together as musical acts have been scheduled, along with setting up sites for arts and crafts and food vendors. The event is scheduled for the weekend of May 7-8.

Past meets present: Second annual Girlchoir Tour of Kitchens set for April 17

Posted 4/7/2010 in Entertainment

After a popular debut last spring, the Columbus Girlchoir Tour of Kitchens returns Saturday, April 17, with impressive examples of how three homeowners have expressed themselves in one of the most important rooms in any household.

Telling Tales: Tales from the Crypt celebrates its 20th Pilgrimage year

Posted 4/3/2010 in Entertainment

Those laid to rest beneath moss-mellowed headstones in the oldest sections of Friendship Cemetery may have been gone for up to a century or more, but for the past two decades, their stories have found new voice.

Y Drama Team’s ‘Alice in Wonderland’ a visual treat

Posted 4/3/2010 in Entertainment

It’s been almost 150 years since the Rev. Charles Lutwidge Dodgson — we would come to know him as Lewis Carroll — rowed a boat up the Thames River, entertaining three young children in his company by weaving a fantastic tale of a white rabbit, mad hatter and a myriad of peculiar creatures. One of those children was named Alice, and became the namesake of the English author’s famous tale.

 

Fire up the grills, GOTR returns April 9-10

Posted 4/3/2010 in Entertainment

The tempting aroma of slow-cooked barbecue will soon waft up and down the Riverwalk in historic downtown Columbus. Grilling on the River, the 2010 Kansas City Barbeque Society Magnolia State Barbeque Championship and Food Fair, will draw approximately 50 teams from seven states to the area near Ruben’s Fish and Steak House April 9-10.

 

 

Southern Literary Festival returns to MUW campus

Posted 4/3/2010 in Entertainment

About 200 participants are expected to attend the Southern Literary Festival hosted at Mississippi University for Women April 22-24.

 

 

Former poet laureate to speak at MSU April 6

Posted 4/3/2010 in Entertainment

A Nobel Prize winner and former U.S. poet laureate will read from his works April 6 at Mississippi State University.

 

 

SAAC seeks art for 2011 Cotton District Festival poster

Posted 4/3/2010 in Entertainment

The Starkville Area Arts Council is calling all artists to participate in the 2011 Cotton District Arts Festival Poster Competition. Artists of all ages are invited to submit their original work to be the face of the 2011 Cotton District Arts Festival.

 

 

MSU students set concert to aid food pantries

Posted 4/3/2010 in Entertainment

Three Oktibbeha County community organizations are designated beneficiaries of an April 8 Hunger Strike Charity Concert at Mississippi State.

 

 

Block party to help kick off Columbus Pilgrimage Monday

Posted 4/3/2010 in Entertainment

Blue skies and warm temperatures are on tap to greet opening events of Columbus’ 70th annual Spring Pilgrimage Monday. In addition to the first home tours and Tales from the Crypt, a community-wide block party will help launch the 13-day showcase of historical architecture, living history and unique activities.

 

Local legend brings wisdom to stage

Posted 3/30/2010 in Entertainment

There is a song called “Out Among the Stars” about a boy with no money who tries to hold up a liquor store and is caught and shot and killed by the police. Bill Cooke’s favorite version of the song is done by John Starling, and his favorite lyric is dark but sheds a lot of light on Cooke’s view of the world we live in these days: “The evening news carries all the details, he dies in every living room in town.”

Historic homes, generations return for 70th annual Spring Pilgrimage

Posted 3/27/2010 in Entertainment

Pink, blue, yellow. That was the color progression of Pilgrimage dresses for little girls growing up in the Beneke household in the mid-1970s to 1991.

 

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