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The art of giving: One teen comes up with an artistic twist on giving back

Posted 10/14/2017 in Community

Katelyn Lowe may not be old enough to hold a driver's license yet, but she's mature enough to know the value of giving, rather than taking.

A month to mark: National Breast Cancer Awareness Month takes on special meaning for many

Posted 10/7/2017 in Community

Susan Doty gets up every morning to do battle with breast cancer.

 

Next MSU WWI commemoration: 'Flabbergasting' the Germans

Posted 10/7/2017 in Community

"Choctaw Code Talkers of World War I" is the title of a special public program to be held Thursday, Oct. 12 at Mississippi State University.

 

 

W hosts Sonya Kovalevsky Mathematics Day Oct. 10

Posted 10/7/2017 in Community

The Department of Mathematics at Mississippi University for Women will host Sonya Kovalevsky High School Mathematics Day Tuesday, Oct.10 to honor the first woman to receive a doctoral degree in mathematics.

 

Starkville businesses, groups urged to sign up for United Way tailgate

Posted 10/7/2017 in Community

On the eve of Mississippi State University's homecoming, a Citywide Tailgate on Friday, Oct. 20, will serve as a fundraiser for United Way of North Central Mississippi and celebration of the Bulldogs, Starkville community and tailgating tradition.

 

Airbnb begins collecting, remitting taxes in Mississippi

Posted 10/7/2017 in Community

Starting this month, Airbnb, the largest world's largest community-driven hospitality company, begins collecting and remitting state-administered occupancy taxes -- commonly known as hotel taxes -- on behalf of its hosts and guests.

 

4-H, Tractor Supply's Paper Clover campaign gets underway Wednesday

Posted 9/30/2017 in Community

It may seem a simple thing, a paper clover, but to 4-H members, it means development programs and camps.

 

Columbus library to host 'Preserving Family Photographs' workshop

Posted 9/30/2017 in Community

The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library is hosting a workshop titled "Preserving Family Photographs" on Thursday, Oct. 19 from 9 a.m. to noon at the library located at 314 Seventh St. N.

 

Living the dream: New Jersey couple sees the world from a 40-foot motorized sailboat

Posted 9/30/2017 in Community

Bill Turner isn't shy. In fact, he rarely meets a stranger, and he is apt to say just about anything. Most of it is even true.

 

School news: Brooks selected to NSHSS

Posted 9/30/2017 in Community

 

 

School news: U of A Columbus graduates

Posted 9/30/2017 in Community

 

 

School news: ICC graduates

Posted 9/30/2017 in Community

 

Fight like a girl: Local MMA fighter debuts women's-only self-defense class

Posted 9/23/2017 in Community

Standing in a Tupelo fighting arena in February with a crowd of hundreds -- maybe thousands -- of people cheering, Hannah Guy tried to take deep, even breaths.

 

State agencies to take part in Campus Safety Day

Posted 9/23/2017 in Community

Approximately 20 organizations from around the state will be on Mississippi University for Women's campus Tuesday as part of Campus Safety Day.

 

MSU-based Ulysses S. Grant Association announces bicentennial commission

Posted 9/23/2017 in Community

The Ulysses S. Grant Association is set to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the former president's birth after officially forming a bicentennial commission to commemorate the occasion.

The game is afoot: Hurricane evacuees, improv actors leave a smile behind before leaving Columbus

Posted 9/16/2017 in Community

Driving to my destination, a downtown Columbus restaurant, I had to chuckle as I said out loud to no one, "It was a dark and stormy night."

 

Local DAR chapters, communities mark Constitution Week

Posted 9/16/2017 in Community

Members of the Bernard Romans DAR Chapter and Shuk-ho-ta Tom-a-ha DAR chapter in Columbus will gather today at 2 p.m. at St. Paul's Episcopal Church to ring church bells in celebration of Constitution Day.

 

MSU students, local kindergartners envision playground

Posted 9/16/2017 in Community

Mississippi State University students collaborated with students from Starkville Oktibbeha School District's Sudduth Elementary School to envision a master plan for a playground.

 

Community can help MSU students affected by disasters

Posted 9/16/2017 in Community

Community members can help Mississippi State University assist students affected with day-to-day crises or displaced by catastrophic disasters like the most recent hurricanes, according to Jana Berkery, director of Annual Giving for MSU.

 

 

MUW Campus Rec hosts fitness party benefiting Boys and Girls Club

Posted 9/16/2017 in Community

Mississippi University for Women's Office of Campus Recreation invites the community join them for the eighth annual Charity Fitness Party to benefit The Boys and Girls Club of the Golden Triangle.

 

 

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