On the eve of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War's final knell, a powerful remembrance will take place in Columbus.
Visitors to the Mississippi University for Women Galleries can step back in time with the Memories of The W exhibition -- and also explore the art of five W graduates featured in the Alumni Invitational exhibition.
Mississippi University for Women alumni, friends and guests are invited to participate in a weekend full of activities planned for Homecoming weekend March 26-29.
The Pine Grove Arts Festival has returned to East Mississippi Community College's Scooba campus.
A troubling phone call woke Billy Crossley in the middle of the night 30 or so years ago. The passage of time has not blurred his memory of it.
An annual rite of spring is just around the corner.
"I get a bad rap!" Sandra Stone protested in jest. She's the baritone of the Harmony G.R.I.T.S. barbershop quartet. "At Christmas, when we sing about being naughty or nice, they always point to me when we get to 'naughty'."
Turning 50 is a milestone. For the Columbus Arts Council, it's cause for celebration.
Rebecca's Rooms will present the third annual Free to Be Me pageant Saturday, March 21 at 11 a.m. at the New Hope Middle School Auditorium in Columbus.
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library announces that children's book author Candy Grant of Columbus recently donated two first edition signed copies of her books.
The "best" entry and seven other top award-winning works by Mississippi State art majors are on display through March 13 at The Arts Center of Mississippi in Jackson.
Young area artists are invited to submit entries for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's 2015 Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Contest.
A state horse-owner organization's recent $1,500 gift is helping support operation and outreach activities of the Mississippi State University Extension Service's 4-H Therapeutic Riding and Activity Center.
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.
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