ROSES & THORNS

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Roses and thorns 11-1-09

Posted 10/31/2009 in Roses & Thorns

Columbus Convention and Visitors Bureau; Mississippi University for Women nursing department;and vandals who have damaged or stolen more than $750 in autumn decorations in downtown Columbus

Roses and thorns 10/25/09

Posted 10/24/2009 in Roses & Thorns

Roses to Mississippi University for Women for bringing us another year of the Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium, held at the college last week. Each October, the Department of Languages, Literature and Philosophy sponsors the Eudora Welty Writers’ Symposium to honor the Pulitzer Prize-winning author.

Roses and thorns 10-18-09

Posted 10/18/2009 in Roses & Thorns

Organizers of a plethora of events and festivals over the weekend; David Bouchard; Heritage Academy students, parents and alumni; and Starkville citizens

Roses and thorns 10-11-09

Posted 10/10/2009 in Roses & Thorns

Local school districts; Caledonia Mayor George Gerhart, Sen. Terry Brown, Rep. Jeff Smith and East Mississippi Community College Entrepreneurial Development Facilitator Bruce Hanson; Starkville Parks and Recreation Department;organizers of Dream 365; and the Caledonia High School band, cheerleaders, and dance team.

Roses and thorns 9/27/09

Posted 9/26/2009 in Roses & Thorns

A thorn to the leadership of Kappa Sigma and Lamda Chi Alpha fraternities at Mississippi State University, both of which now are on probation until May 15, 2010.

Roses and thorns 9-20-09

Posted 9/20/2009 in Roses & Thorns

Lowndes County supervisors, Columbus City Council and Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority; Columbus-Lowndes Development Link; Penny Bowen; and Heritage Academy students who helped compile “Passionately Pink”

Roses and thorns 9/13/09

Posted 9/12/2009 in Roses & Thorns

A rose to Brenda Caradine and the host of volunteers who put together another extraordinary array of events celebrating the life of Columbus’ most famous native son, Tennessee Williams.

Roses and thorns 9-6-09

Posted 9/5/2009 in Roses & Thorns

City of Starkville, District 3 Oktibbeha County Supervisor Marvell Howard, Main Street, East Mississippi Community College and others who made the recent charrette in Columbus possible, Starkville Ward 6 Alderman Roy A. Perkins, Mike Law and other organizers and participants of Roast-n-Boast, NBA player Travis Outlaw and those who participated in Starkville’s Clean Sweep

Roses and Thorns 8/30/09

Posted 8/31/2009 in Roses & Thorns

Roses to Aberdeen's Matthias Fischer and others; local U.S. Army soldiers stationed at Camp Atterbury; friends and family of U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Mark M. Wheeler; and Mississippi State University's bike sharing program. A thorn to the Columbus City Council.

Roses and thorns 8-23-09

Posted 8/22/2009 in Roses & Thorns

Mississippi University for Women, health officials at Mississippi State University, West Point Board of Selectmen, and Jim Robinson

Roses and thorns 8/9/09

Posted 8/8/2009 in Roses & Thorns

A rose to the town of Caledonia, which rebounded from a devastating tornado in January 2008 in a big way this week: Students returning to classes found themselves inside a new gym and Allied Health and Trades building.

Roses and thorns 8-2-09

Posted 8/1/2009 in Roses & Thorns

Teachers throughout the Golden Triangle, United Way Pacesetters, Kabir Karriem, Charlie Box and Bill Gavin, Starkville Rotary Club

Roses and thorns 7/26/09

Posted 7/25/2009 in Roses & Thorns

  • A rose to Joe Higgins and Melissa Cook and staff of the Columbus-Lowndes Development Link, who organized a visit this week of about 50 visitors from the Guntersville, Ala., area.

  • Roses and thorns 7-19-09

    Posted 7/18/2009 in Roses & Thorns

    Columbus Federal Program and Inspections Director George Irby, person or persons who have been passing fake $100 bills throughout the Golden Triangle, Columbus Municipal School District, and organizers of the Columbus War Museum.

    Roses and thorns 7-12-09

    Posted 7/11/2009 in Roses & Thorns

    Columbus Nationals 10-year-old Dizzy Dean baseball team, District 5 Supervisor Leroy Brooks, Lowndes County nonprofit agencies and their volunteers, and Starkville developers Jeremy Tabor and Dan Curran

    Roses and thorns 7/5/09

    Posted 7/5/2009 in Roses & Thorns

    A full bouquet of roses to the men and women of the armed services serving at home and abroad on this Independence Day weekend.

    Roses and thorns 6/28/09

    Posted 6/27/2009 in Roses & Thorns

    A rose to Ruth Rast, honored by the Red Cross’ Tenn-Tom Chapter this week as its Volunteer of the Year. Rast was honored for doing everything from working in the chapter’s office to managing an evacuation shelter during Hurricane Gustav. Rast’s volunteering doesn’t end with the Red Cross — she also reads to residents at Trinity Healthcare Center and participates in Angel Food Ministries through Wesley United Methodist Church. We commend Rast for making the Friendly City a much friendlier place.

    Roses and thorns 6-14-09

    Posted 6/13/2009 in Roses & Thorns

    Columbus-Lowndes Recreation Authority and Neel-Schaffer engineer Kevin Stafford, volunteers and staff of Camp Rising Sun, The Purple Elephant, Mississippi Coffeehouse, and other Main Street businesses that beautify their facades, and Columbus Main Street Association and Lowndes County Development Link

    Roses and thorns 5-31-09

    Posted 5/31/2009 in Roses & Thorns

    Columbus-Lowndes Development Link, West Point/Clay County Arts Council, Camgian Microsystems Corp., Wilford and Mary Patterson, Frank Phillips YMCA and the Columbus Kiwanis Club, and Holly Travis

    Roses and thorns 5/24/09

    Posted 5/23/2009 in Roses & Thorns

    A rose to Robert McAllister, who “dedicated his life” to helping others and to his family members, many of whom were on hand Thursday, as the Columbus Air Force Base fire station was named in his honor.

     

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