Kayla Hairston sits quietly off to herself, doing homework as fellow cast members of the Columbus Community Theatre's "Our Town" run scenes at the Rosenzweig Arts Center. The 14-year-old uses some of her breaks to get schoolwork done; it's one way she juggles academics and her thirst for theater.
The Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency (MORA) will present up to 15 $500 scholarships to high school seniors across Mississippi in May.
For Michael Williams, the road from his first feature-length film's concept to its festival premiere was worth the work and wait.
Painting, photography, ceramics and graphic design are among the disciplines represented in Mississippi University for Women's Juried Student Exhibition currently on display in the galleries of the Art and Design Building on campus.
Devil's Footprint, Ohio Star, Log Cabin, Carpenter's Wheel -- the patterns date back to the Civil War era.
Around this time of year people begin planning for warmer months ahead and for luscious gardens of tomatoes, squash, peppers, eggplants and numerous other varieties of summer veggies.
Over the steady chatter of the Saturday night crowd, guitar strumming and the low notes of voices emitting from the sound system filled the bar at The Princess Theater last weekend.
A drive through the Mississippi University for Women campus these past several days has had heads turning.
Eating a hearty breakfast Saturday morning with the Wesley Foundation can send helping hands to do mission work, right here in Mississippi.
The Friends of the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library concludes this month's Table Talk series on Wednesday, Feb. 25 with a talk by Starkville native and Mississippi State University graduate Joe Lee.
It's not uncommon to hear about missionaries and medical volunteers in far-flung corners of the world who deal with health crises every day.
Patron tickets to the Junior Auxiliary of Columbus 2015 Charity Ball will be available to the public Thursday, Feb. 19 from 4:30-7 p.m. at the Junior Auxiliary Hut at 1000 Park Circle, adjacent to Lee Park.
Just in time for American Heart Month, the Department of Health and Kinesiology at Mississippi University for Women will raise the community's awareness by hosting its annual health fair Wednesday, Feb. 18.
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