"What was it like growing up in Mississippi?" This is a question heard many times in the Magnolia State -- even by those who didn't grow up here. Or else, "Now tell me the truth -- what was it really like?"
Current and former faculty members of Mississippi State's music department will premier song and piano selections during a Thursday concert on campus.
Independent films produced in Mississippi, New York, California, Spain, Australia, France and points between will be the focus of the Magnolia Independent Film Festival Feb. 21-23 in Starkville.
The Mississippi State University Riley Center's spring and summer concert series is poised to delight ticket holders of all musical preferences when it kicks off Friday, April 12, with a performance by Aaron Neville and his brother Charles.
"Love Letters from Shakespeare: A Night of Music, Dance and Sonnets" will be performed Feb. 14-16 at 7:30 p.m. in the McComas Theatre on the campus of Mississippi State University.
Dr. Richard L. Brown, director of the Mississippi Entomological Museum at Mississippi State University, is the featured Sunday at the Bluff speaker today at 2 p.m. at the Plymouth Bluff Center located at 2200 Old West Point Road.
Guests will be treated to a performance by pianist Elena Klionsky on the campus of Mississippi University for Women Thursday, Feb. 14, at 7:30 p.m. in Kossen Auditorium, Poindexter Hall.
The Golden Triangle is within easy traveling distance of some of the best entertainment in the South. Support arts and entertainment at home, and when you're on the road, these might pique your interest.
World-renowned ragtime musicians again will deliver spectacular rhythms and showmanship during Mississippi State's seventh annual Charles Templeton Ragtime Jazz Festival.
For years Bruce West turned his insightful eye and powerful lens on rural Mississippi. The result is a candid collective snapshot of some of the people and settings that make the Magnolia State unique.
James Bullard, president and chief executive officer of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, will be a special guest Feb. 14 at a campus forum organized by Mississippi State's College of Business.
With a wide range of venue types, Mississippi couples can tie the knot in the setting of their dreams.
You may think you are seeing double when Friends of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library kick off February's Table Talk with the book, "Y'all Twins?" Mississippi authors Katherine and Margaret King will share tales from their first book on Wednesday, Feb. 6, in the second floor meeting room of the public library located at 314 Seventh St. N, in Columbus.
Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Center (MAEC) honored Hartley Peavey -- founder and CEO of Peavey Electronics -- with a bronze star added to the Walk of Fame Jan. 17 at Dumont Plaza in historic downtown Meridian.
When Sister Clarice Carroll retired as professor of obstetrics-gynecology at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in 2010, she headed to Haiti, arriving just weeks after the earthquake that devastated the country to begin her work as a nurse midwife in Gros-Morne, a city north of Port-au-Prince where many earthquake victims migrated.
To quote William Shakespeare in his work "Midsummer Nights Dream," "The object of Art is to give life a shape." Little did Shakespeare know that 400 years after writing this line his life would inspire high school students in Starkville to give shape to works of art.
Bridal fashions are breaking free of the decade-long fascination with strapless gowns and offering a new take on classic, romantic dresses.