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Recipes and road stories: The musical Melby sisters have something cookin' in the kitchen

Posted yesterday in Food

They may not seem old enough to be writing memoirs, but Hannah and Caroline Melby have been "on the road" since they attended elementary school in Starkville.


A life-altering battle makes a new career even sweeter

Posted 10/18/2014 in Community

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.


Not-so-eerie edibles: Pumpkins, mummies and llamas, oh my

Posted 10/15/2014 in Food

Spooky llamas and corn mazes aren't the only reasons I love Halloween, but they're some of the most recent.


With the grain: A young craftsman in West Point proves you're never too young to have a way with wood

Posted 10/11/2014 in Community

A Saturday morning at the Harrell home, and the pace is easygoing.


Shakespeare to forensic science, LEP classes start Monday

Posted 10/10/2014 in Entertainment

Time is running short to register for Mississippi University for Women's Life Enrichment Program.


Grab a fork and twirl: Ten fresh ideas for one of America's favorite foods

Posted 10/8/2014 in Food

I can't recall exactly when I gave up trying to make spaghetti that tasted like my mother's.


A look at First Christian Church's 175 years -- from Senate meeting place to Tenn-Tom milestone

Posted 10/4/2014 in Community

It is just possible that had the Rev. Tolbert Fanning's buggy not broken down in Columbus in 1839, history would have taken a different course.


Homestead's month of 'Provide' gets back to basics

Posted 10/4/2014 in Entertainment

The month of October at the Mississippi Modern Homestead Center in Starkville is all about "Provide," the second installment in its Reclaiming Real Living Series.


'I Am Me' - a special pageant for special individuals

Posted 10/4/2014 in Community

There are pageants -- and then, there are pageants.


Ditch the diet mentality and honor your health in free workshops

Posted 10/1/2014 in Food

Have you listened to your body lately? Is your perspective on food clouded by years of dieting and food myths?


Come in, take a tour of West Point's new home for the arts

Posted 9/27/2014 in Community

Louise Campbell turned the key, one of several on a keychain, then felt for the small catch mechanism that would open the glass entrance doors. "Now, where is that thing?" she asked of no one in particular. Once inside, there were light switches to locate, to bathe the artwork in the brand new gallery with subtle illumination.


Fall concert to celebrate MUW choral program

Posted 9/27/2014 in Entertainment

Dr. Phillip Stockton is hearing good things at Mississippi University for Women. The Department of Music's choral director, now in his second year at the school, is pleased with how much vocalists retained during the summer break.


First Thursday debuts Downtown Historic Walk

Posted 9/27/2014 in Community

What building in downtown Columbus used to house the Mother Goose Candy Co. and was the very first to have a second-floor apartment? Which one served, in the 1920s, as Gunter Brothers Funeral Parlor? What unlikely space was once a Ford auto dealership? Answers to those history-teasers and others can be unearthed during the Downtown Historic Walk Oct. 2 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.


Fruitful enterprise: Class, jam, sleep pays off for one young entrepreneur

Posted 9/24/2014 in Food

When college student Quinterrall Brown started job hunting this past summer, he had no idea he would end up being his own boss. That's what can happen at the crossroads of necessity and invention.


Possum Town Tales Storytelling Festival is Sept. 23-27

Posted 9/20/2014 in Entertainment

A good storyteller can transcend time and place, as the Possum Town Tales Storytelling Festival audience a year ago could attest. The phenomenon happens again Sept. 23 through 27 when the Columbus Arts Council presents the third annual festival at the Rosenzweig Arts Center at 501 Main St.


Hazard Series celebrates 50 years of music on HA's 50th anniversary

Posted 9/20/2014 in Entertainment

The Hazard Lecture Series hosted annually at Heritage Academy turns its focus to music with two free presentations on consecutive Mondays, Sept. 29 and Oct. 6 at 7 p.m.


A Columbus school celebrates the half-century mark

Posted 9/13/2014 in Community

Meredith McClanahan Fraser remembers the dress in the 35-year-old photograph as though it were yesterday. It was the color of peaches, and an 11th-hour find. Fraser was flipping through a 1979 annual at Heritage Academy Wednesday, alongside her daughter, 1999 graduate Elizabeth Yates and 4-year-old grandson Bayn Yates, who attends junior-kindergarten.


The tailgate nation is out in force -- the feasting has begun

Posted 9/10/2014 in Food

Around these parts, folks love a tailgate. No matter your team allegiance, the recipe for success is the same: good food and good company make for good times. Divide up the tasks, bring plenty of ice and, for goodness sake, don't forget the meat.


Listen for it: This busy group takes the music to the people

Posted 9/6/2014 in Community

Ears close to the ground have detected a new cadence in the rhythms of Columbus this past year or so. It emanates from a re-energized group, the Trinity Singers from Trinity Place Retirement Community.


OzLand offers encore after premiere is sold-out

Posted 9/6/2014 in Entertainment

Those who missed getting tickets to the Sept. 4 premiere screening of "OzLand" before it sold out have another opportunity to see this first feature-length film by award-winning independent filmmaker Michael Williams of West Point.



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