Dr. J. Walt Starr, Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning Board of Trustees member, will speak at the fall meeting of the Town & Tower Club Thursday, Aug. 3.
A $100,000 scholarship in honor of the late alumnus Thomas R. "Tom" Lawrence of Opelika, Alabama, has been established at Mississippi State University.
The Mississippi Freedom Trail Task Force rededicated the Emmett Till historical interpretive marker July 25 outside the former Bryant's Grocery in Money, Mississippi.
For a fourth consecutive year, Mississippi State University has topped the $100 million mark in private gifts.
When sleep eludes, many turn to sound to bring on a good night's rest -- the gurgling brooks, ocean waves and white noise of a sound machine, the whir of an electric fan or maybe a dose of Coldplay or Ed Sheeran. But woodworking videos? Not so common.
Mississippi State University supporters have an opportunity to leave a lasting mark at the MSU Junction and benefit scholarships by purchasing customizable bricks and pavers for the Compass Scholars Walk.
Retired Mississippi State Vice President for Student Affairs Roy H. Ruby was elected 2017-18 president of the MSU Association of Retired Faculty at the organization's summer meeting on July 18.
July's brutal heat indices have intensified focus on the annual summer fan drive organized by Helping Hands and United Way of Lowndes County.
A swish, splash and cheers around the Stark Recreation Center pool on the Mississippi University for Women campus Wednesday sum up, in their way, what Camp with a Mission is about.
Visitors to the Hitching Lot Farmers' Market in Columbus July 8 encountered some new vendors -- 10 or 12 of them, all slight of size and eager to please.
Distinguished Concerts International New York City has invited the Columbus Girlchoir and director Cherry Dunn to perform at Carnegie Hall.
The AmeriCorps VISTA Columbus Healthy Living Initiative invites families to join in a "Sun-day Funday" event Saturday, July 22, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Townsend Community Center on 15th Street South in Columbus.
Starkville Oktibbeha Consolidated School District Department of Family Centered Programs Adult Education celebrated their spring graduation on June 25.
Margaret Mary Henry, Russian teacher at the Mississippi School for Math and Science, is studying at Middlebury College this summer in a special course funded by the U.S. government.
At first sight, she wasn't much to look at three years ago. Time and disuse had taken a heavy toll on the old boat.
Annunciation Catholic Church in Columbus is home to new sculpture recently gifted to the College Street church by JoAnn M. Walk Ferguson and Howard Ferguson.
The American Cancer Society and Camellia Hospice are seeking local volunteers to be a part of the inaugural Boots & Bling Ball scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 4 at Trotter Convention Center in Columbus.
Lowndes County 4-H youth recently participated in the Northeast Regional and State 4-H Horse Shows in Starkville and Jackson.