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A heartfelt art: The animal kingdom comes to life in unspun wool

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Community

"It's a great stress reliever ... there's nothing like stabbing wool," laughs Pauline Crouse, nimbly taking the carpeted stairs to her crafts room on the second floor.

MUW's Honors Forum to feature Peggy Wallace Kennedy this spring

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Community

Mississippi University for Women's spring Forum Series presented by the Gordy Honors College will feature civil rights activist Peggy Wallace Kennedy, daughter of Gov. George Wallace, who attended the university in the late 1960s as it was being integrated.

Parker to speak at prayer breakfast Feb. 2

Posted less than 6 hours ago in Community

The Rev. Shawn Parker, pastor of First Baptist Church in Columbus, will be the featured speaker at Town & Tower's Prayer Breakfast Thursday, Feb. 2 at 7 a.m. in Pope Banquet Room at Mississippi University for Women.

Life lessons: Sometimes teaching is about more than just passing on a skill

Posted 1/14/2017 in Community

It's not uncommon to hear the muted whir of bandsaws and sanders coming from Shawn Stone's workshop on a Sunday evening.

 

School news: Columbus High School Honor Roll

Posted 1/14/2017 in Community

 

 

MSU among leaders in collegiate social media usage

Posted 1/14/2017 in Community

Mississippi State holds a top social media presence among U.S. higher education institutions.

 

 

Mississippi Hills grant applications due by Feb. 15

Posted 1/14/2017 in Community

The application period for the Mississippi Hills Community Grant Program is coming to an end on Wednesday, Feb. 15.

 

 

'Our Voices' diversity conference upcoming this month at MSU

Posted 1/14/2017 in Community

With a theme of "Our Voices," Mississippi State's 2017 Diversity Conference will take place Jan. 26 and 27 at The Mill at MSU Conference Center in Starkville.

 

This Columbus collector is a 'Barbie girl in a Barbie world'

Posted 1/7/2017 in Community

Barbie may be turning 58 this year, but she's perfectly preserved -- a few hundred times over -- at Ann Yeatman's house east of Columbus.

 

Bill of Rights traveling exhibit comes to Columbus library

Posted 1/7/2017 in Community

The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library is hosting a new pop-up exhibition from the National Archives.

 

 

Christian Women's Job Corps training is open for registration

Posted 1/7/2017 in Community

Christian Women's Job Corps-Golden Triangle (CWJC-GT) is enrolling participants for its spring semester of free training for women ages 18 and up.

 

 

Music can be a major key to therapeutic healing

Posted 1/7/2017 in Community

Music plays a significant role in nearly everyone's life, but for some people it represents much more than an invitation to dance or a soundtrack for the morning commute.

 

 

Grant extends foundation's support of METP to 10 Years, $42 million

Posted 1/7/2017 in Community

A new commitment of $28 million from the Robert M. Hearin Support Foundation marks a total investment of $42.1 million over 10 years into the Mississippi Excellence in Teaching Program.

 

 

Make healthy homes a priority this New Year

Posted 1/7/2017 in Community

When the new year rolls around, people often resolve to focus on personal fitness goals, but it is a great time to make sure homes are healthy as well.

 

Life in tune: A new kidney, a new year in harmony for a local pastor

Posted 12/31/2016 in Community

Pastor Jerry Potter's eyes take on a grateful gleam as he talks about events of the past six weeks.

Real Food group mounts effort to bring eco-documentary to Triangle

Posted 12/31/2016 in Community

Seeds -- often taken for granted, yet vital to the very existence of humankind. Many feel these gifts of nature are in grave danger, a subject explored in a new documentary, "Seed: The Untold Story."

MSU history professor receives prestigious Humboldt fellowship

Posted 12/31/2016 in Community

Mississippi State University Associate Professor of History Alexandra "Alix" Hui will spend three summers in Germany after receiving a Humbodt Research Fellowship for Experienced Scholars, one of the most prestigious academic awards in Germany.

 

School news: EMCC Fall Graduation List

Posted 12/31/2016 in Community

 

 

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