Though it may feel as if Christmas has burst out of the starting blocks, this Thanksgiving weekend still serves as a respite.
The Mississippi State University community is invited to three public events next week that will mark the opening of the new home of the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library and the Frank J. and Virginia Williams Collection of Linolniana.
The Town & Tower Club will host its annual holiday luncheon at Mississippi University for Women Thursday, Dec. 7 at 11:30 a.m. in Pope Banquet Room.
Deborah Guist remembers how the family used to lovingly tease her mother about having "a memory like an elephant." That was before a form of dementia robbed Betty Lott of many of the faces and relationships that made up her past and present.
Palmer Home for Children's 11 greenhouses on the Columbus campus are adorned in festive red, each filled with hundreds of poinsettias grown for the Christmas season.
Main Street Columbus encourages all to join them in supporting Small Business Saturday in downtown Columbus Nov. 25.
When future generations of family pets benefit from the care of Mississippi State University's College of Veterinary Medicine and its alumni, they can thank a short-haired feist named Rocky.
What if we all believed that people are good -- what might the world be like?
Two of the South's most respected musical storytellers join forces Thursday at 7:30 p.m. on the Columbus Arts Council's Omnova Theater stage at the Rosenzweig Arts Center. Nashville-based Kate Campbell teams with Delta Music Institute director Tricia Walker for an evening of "music for the soul."
On Thursday, Nov. 16, the Forum Series hosted by the Gordy Honors College at Mississippi University for Women will feature Seetha Srinivasan, director emeritus of the University Press of Mississippi.
"Juxtapose," an exhibition showcasing the artwork of five graduating art majors, will be featured at the Mississippi University for Women Galleries through Nov. 22.
The Mississippi Food Insecurity Project recently launched a new website that can shed light on the factors that lead to food insecurity in Mississippi.
Jerry Franks savors the quiet that surrounds his log cabin in the New Hope community. He shares it with Nancy, his wife of almost 37 years. He's partial to sitting out front, looking toward the pond, watching magnolia trees adapt to the seasons. Life hasn't always been this peaceful.
Five Mississippi State programs this month will honor the service and sacrifice of former and current members of the U.S. military.