When Bessie Johnson saw a convoy of vehicles rolling up her driveway the last morning of March, one of her first thoughts was, "Oh, I'd better call a few of the neighbors because they'll think something is wrong, wondering why are all those cars at Bessie's house."
Aging letters penned more than 125 years ago by a young Columbus girl open a window on local life during the late Victorian era.
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library System joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating the many ways libraries are transforming their communities every day through the services and invaluable expertise they offer.
Mississippi State University graphic design professor Jamie Burwell Mixon is being honored with a HOW International Design Award for her Mumford & Sons concert poster.
Mississippi State University's fourth annual online giving event will take place on Monday and Tuesday.
An evening of pageantry and a focus on service surrounded the introduction of the Junior Auxiliary of Columbus 2017 Charity Ball king and queen Saturday at Trotter Convention Center.
An impressive Columbus home opens its doors to visitors Saturday, April 8 for tours and brunch from 10 a.m. to noon.
Dr. Phillip Stockton, assistant professor of music education and choral director at Mississippi University for Women, will be the featured speaker at Town & Tower Club's meeting scheduled for Thursday, April 6 at 11:30 a.m. in Pope Banquet Room.
Alum Peggy Wallace Kennedy will present the Nell Peel Wolfe lecture at The W on Thursday, April 6 at 6 p.m. in Nissan Auditorium.
"We've still got nine days left to get ready," said Kathy Novotny, addressing the bolstering remark Tuesday to two important lieutenants in the corps of volunteers so essential to homeowners about to invite thousands of visitors to cross their thresholds.
Seniors in the Heritage Academy Class of 2017 will leave a Literacy Legacy to benefit not only future classes but also youngsters in the community at large.
Mississippi University for Women's Fant Memorial Library and the Department of History, Political Science, and Geography (HPG) will celebrate Women's History Month by honoring the lifelong work of Dr. Martha Swain, a renowned southern women's historian.
The Department of Health and Kinesiology at Mississippi University for Women will host its annual community health fair Wednesday, March 29.
On Wednesday, in Washington, D.C., the National Cherry Blossom Festival began.
On Thursday, March 23, as part of Mississippi University for Women's Homecoming celebration, the Forum Series hosted by the Gordy Honors College will feature poet Jeanie Thompson.