Incoming students to Mississippi State University and their parents are invited to the nearest of several send-off parties hosted by the MSU Alumni Association's local chapters and clubs between July 12 and Aug. 8.
On Thursday, the Columbus Arts Council's Mississippi Writers' Series presents nationally syndicated columnist and author Rheta Grimsley Johnson in a "lunch and talk" at the Rosenzweig Arts Center in downtown Columbus.
Columbus' Josh Meador impacted the world of animation and special effects from the late 1930s through the 1950s with work on iconic films such as "Cinderella," "Bambi," "Fantasia," "Peter Pan" and "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea." The late Robert "Uncle Bunky" Williams' work was closer to home, but also, in its way, influenced generations of regional youth.
Works representing the collaborative efforts of current and former Mississippi State art, fashion design and merchandising, and theatre students are on display through Oct. 22 at the Lauren Rogers Museum of Art in Laurel.
Construction is wrapping up and exhibits are being built in side-by-side museums set to open Dec. 9 to celebrate 200 years of Mississippi statehood.
A new exhibit featuring pieces by woodworkers Richard Hazelwood, John Wells and Wade Manning opens today with a reception from 2 p.m. until 3:30 p.m. at the Louise Campbell Center for the Arts in downtown West Point.
Once again, Mississippi State University Extension Service will soon offer up an assortment of timely topics for the public in condensed midday doses.
Brinda Willis will present "Why We Call It Soul Food" at the Columbus-Lowndes Public Library at noon on Friday, June 23 in honor of National Soul Food Month.
The Mississippi State University Student Association has announced that Bulldog Bash will take place on Friday, Sept. 15, leading up to the SEC home opener against the LSU Tigers.
A nostalgic trip down Abbey Road will open Mississippi State's 2017-18 Lyceum Series.
Adding excitement to a garden is easy. You can create instant, year-round color, structure, motion and fun to the landscape with a bit of garden art.