Flowering containers and landscaping at Lee Park, the Butterfly Garden at the Columbus Riverwalk, the herb garden at The W's Culinary Arts Institute -- these and other projects around the county are the work of Lowndes County Master Gardeners.
A cold, the flu and other viruses can put a damper in anyone's schedule.
Mississippi State alumnus and veteran journalist Randy Bell donated his papers to the university's Mitchell Memorial Library in a ceremony Friday.
For most of us, freezing temperatures are usually no more than an inconvenience. But for a man, woman or child without a place to call home -- or with a home, but no heat -- they can become life-threatening.
Mississippi State's director of African American Studies will be the featured speaker at the university's 26th annual Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Breakfast and Day of Service.
The low-residency master of fine arts program in creative writing at Mississippi University for Women has been recognized as the top-ranked program by Intelligent.com.
Anyone interested in becoming a master gardener will have an opportunity to hone their skills and learn the latest techniques when the Oktibbeha County Master Gardeners hold an informational session for anyone interested in the joys of gardening.
As Mississippi State rings in the new year, the university's Center for Continuing Education is offering learning experiences to fit any self-improvement resolution.
Driving music could be heard long before this visitor opened a door near the gym at the downtown Columbus Y. Inside the room, volume intensified as a circle of more than 20 women surrounded the dynamo at its center. Participants danced and clapped, making the most of this regular Wednesday morning romp called Move and Groove.
LeAnn Sanders Shelton lost her left arm in a traumatic lawn mower accident when she was only 4 years old. The McShan, Alabama, resident, now 37, has never let it define who she is.
Six months ago 5-year-old Lily Hood only used a few words to communicate. Now, her words bring tears of joy.
A community collaboration will bring an official commemoration of the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday to the Trotter Convention Center Monday, Jan. 20.
East Mississippi Community College has announced that Cedric Gathings has joined the college as an associate dean of instruction for the Golden Triangle campus.
A change is coming to First Baptist Church in Columbus. Longtime pastor Shawn Parker will soon leave the pulpit to take on new responsibilities as executive director-treasurer of the Mississippi Baptist Convention Board.
Promise of a new year lingers in the air, ripe with anticipation.