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Pilgrimage in Bloom: The Hills show how their garden grows

Posted 3/15/2014 in Community

One walk through the garden of Colonnade in 2010 convinced Dr. Ryan and Bonnie Hill it was meant to be, that this was the home meant for their family.

 

Civil War documentary previews Monday

Posted 3/15/2014 in Community

Mississippi State University Libraries and the Ulysses S. Grant Presidential Library will offer a special preview of the new PBS documentary series "Civil War: The Untold Story."

 

An artistic life: A retrospective and new endowment fund celebrate a life well-lived

Posted 3/9/2014 in Community

Larry Feeney could write a book. But he would probably much prefer to draw one. It could illustrate the history of Mississippi University for Women's art department and the community of visionaries who grew it during his 37-year tenure as a full-time instructor. The pages would be filled with the finely-drawn images he is known for, compelling images of luminous beauty and strength.

Charity Ball Court to be presented April 5

Posted 3/9/2014 in Community

With spring comes the annual Junior Auxiliary of Columbus Charity Ball, set for Saturday, April 5 at Trotter Convention Center in downtown Columbus.

 

Military brief: Glispie graduates

Posted 3/9/2014 in Community

 

 

Military brief: Hopper graduates

Posted 3/9/2014 in Community

 

 

Military brief: Parnell graduates

Posted 3/9/2014 in Community

 

 

Military brief: Owens graduates

Posted 3/9/2014 in Community

 

In My Shoes: Second-graders get lessons in empathy for children with disabilities

Posted 3/1/2014 in Community

Lining up the zipper was complicated. Fastening the buttons was even tougher, especially while wearing thick work gloves. But that's how 8-year-old Kylie Vincent and her classmates at New Hope Elementary School in Columbus got a glimpse of challenges people with Down syndrome face each day.

 

Have you taken the pledge to become a Mississippi Saver?

Posted 3/1/2014 in Community

Mississippi Saves launched its first America Saves Week campaign Monday to promote financial responsibility throughout the nation.

 

'Rivers' prequel to be issued by Simon & Schuster

Posted 3/1/2014 in Community

Widely praised by readers and critics, Michael Farris Smith's debut novel, "Rivers," will continue its story of a hurricane-ravaged Mississippi with a prequel, also to be published by Simon & Schuster.

MSMS student wins DAR honor

Posted 3/1/2014 in Community

Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science senior Mamadou Fadiga, representing the Bernard Romans DAR Chapter in Columbus, was awarded a top honor Feb. 14 in Jackson.

Lowndes 4-H youth brings home awards

Posted 3/1/2014 in Community

Lowndes County 4-H youth Lauren Revel competed at the Northeast District and Dixie National Livestock Shows in Verona Jan. 24-25 and the Dixie National Junior Roundup in Jackson Feb. 5.

 

School news: Heritage Academy Honor Roll & Academy Honors Report

Posted 3/1/2014 in Community

 

 

School news: Fairview Elementary Honor Roll

Posted 3/1/2014 in Community

 

'Small-time' farming: Did you know? Small farm toys are a big deal

Posted 2/22/2014 in Community

Growing up in Webster County, Mitch Sisson wore more than the knees of his britches out pushing toy tractors around. He wore the tractors out, too. Decades later, he's still playing with farm toys -- and he's not the only one.

 

Stringer completes Library Leadership Institute

Posted 2/22/2014 in Community

The Mississippi Library Commission has announced the graduation of the 2013 class of the Mississippi Library Leadership Institute. Twenty-six rising stars in the library profession participated in a year-long program designed to grow the next generation of library leaders in the state of Mississippi.

 

 

Girls invited to apply to outdoor camp

Posted 2/22/2014 in Community

Young women interested in careers based on their love of the outdoors, wildlife and science can learn about job options from mentors and professionals at an upcoming event.

 

 

School news: Cook Elementary Honor Roll

Posted 2/22/2014 in Community

 

 

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