After-school meals, mentoring young men, a critical phone system upgrade -- these are a few of the initiatives coming to various Columbus organizations thanks to United Way of Lowndes County Venture Grants totaling almost $30,000.
Owners of one of the world's largest private collections of African American art, artifacts, documents and manuscripts will return to Mississippi State for a special June 11 presentation.
A moan rose from the Bulldog faithful attending Mississippi State's final home baseball game versus the LSU Tigers at historic Dudy Noble Field on May 2.
Duck adoptions are underway. But these particular yellow fowl require no feeding or vet visits -- only a contribution the Columbus-Lowndes Habitat for Humanity can use to change the trajectory of a family's life.
The Rebecca's Rooms' mission is to provide disabled children with newly remodeled and decorated rooms customized to their particular needs and personalities.
Two recent Mississippi School for Math and Science graduates will study Russian in the former Soviet Union this summer after winning scholarships sponsored by the U.S. State Department.
When Joseph R. Johnson landed on the beaches of Normandy, France, June 6, 1944 -- D Day -- he prayed fervently the blessing his daddy had said for him the day he left the farm at 17 for the Army would kick in.
Kelsey Boman of Vernon, Alabama, received the Harvey M. Craft Award at Mississippi University for Women graduation ceremonies.
For Michael Farris Smith, the next novel might start with just a fleeting image.
There are those who speak, look, act, think or communicate differently, but everyone has something valuable to say.
May is Mental Health Month. In celebration of it, several agencies will partner to host a panel discussion event Thursday, May 28 in Columbus.
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