When Columbus native Amber Shoffner's younger brother Jacob received cochlear implants and began speech therapy nine years ago, she was inspired to pursue speech-language pathology as a career.
"The monster was eating all the animals ... so coyote devised a plan," said Andre Ray, relating a Native American legend about the origins of the Nez Perce tribe in the Pacific Northwest.
Holiday fever is building. One sure sign is the annual Hitching Lot Holiday Market set for Saturday, Nov. 22 from 9 a.m. to noon.
The Columbus-based Rebecca's Rooms is putting final touches on the "I Am Me" beauty and beau pageant celebrating special needs children and adults Nov. 15.
The focus is on hand-crafted and charity when it comes to the annual Christmas Handworks Bazaar in Starkville.
The Columbus Arts Council (CAC) has been awarded a $10,000 Engagement grant from the National Endowment of the Arts (NEA).
Cowbells make Davis Wade Stadium one of the loudest and most intimidating venues in the nation.
The Mississippi University for Women Department of Art and Design's chapter of Kappa Pi will host its annual Art in Autumn Auction on Saturday, Nov 8.
Fans of Michael Farris Smith's 2013 novel "Rivers" will soon have more of the story.
One sign of the impending holiday season is the Columbus Arts Council's ARTfordable annual exhibit and sale.
Candy Grant tries to tell the story without becoming emotional, but a telltale waver in the voice and eyes that tear up testify to the fear and upheaval breast cancer blind-sided her with six years ago.
2. Community Calendar for the week of January 15, 2017 ENTERTAINMENT