The neatly-lettered sign out front was inconspicuous; the facility was less than grand -- but even before mounting the steps to the small, beige tin-sided space, indications were that something special was going on inside.
Lowndes County 4H members competed in the 2015 4H Mississippi State Shooting Sports Invitational in Meridian at the Lauderdale public safety training range July 17-18.
Local tomato growers recently put their all into producing the biggest fruit they could coax from Mother Earth.
The Columbus Arts Council (CAC) has been awarded a $30,000 grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC).
Evelyn Claire "Evie" McIntyre of Columbus earned Top Ten honors as she represented Lowndes County July 25 in the 2015-2016 Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi competition in Meridian.
United Way of Lowndes County and FamilyWize Community Service Partnership, an organization focused on improving the health and well-being of individuals, families and communities, announced that local residents saved $261,827 on prescription costs during the past year ending May 31 as a result of the partnership between the two organizations.
Charles "La La" Evans has never met a stranger in his 82 years of life.
Clay County's "landscapes of memory" are revealed to new generations in a book to be released Aug. 3.
The Mississippi Alliance for Arts Education honored Stephen Cunetto of Starkville July 14 with its 2015 Thad Cochran Distinguished Arts Educator Award for theater.
Back-to-school supplies can often include expensive items that can blow the family budget, but a little preparation can help keep the cost down.
Not so very long ago, the walls of an 1843 log cabin stood weathering toward obscurity in Chicot County, Arkansas.
A long-time Mississippi State University floral professor is now teaching the Mississippi public about floral design.
One of the most widely recognized butterflies in North America, the monarch, is disappearing fast.
Travel emergencies can happen at any time, but planning ahead with well-stocked first-aid kits can help take the sting out of road disasters.
The Starkville Area Arts Council (SAAC) has been awarded a $20,000 grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC).
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