The Mississippi State University Extension Service will host a meeting Tuesday, Feb. 25 for anyone interested in becoming a member of the Mississippi Homemakers Volunteers Inc. (MHV).
For Mississippi University for Women students away from families and home churches, the Wesley Foundation offers an oasis of spiritual support and fellowship.
Youth with an interest in animals and veterinary medicine are invited to apply for a camp offered by Mississippi State University's College of Veterinary Medicine.
Four deserving individuals have been recognized for contributions to their respective career fields and Mississippi University for Women by the MUW Alumni Association.
Have you always wondered if you could grow your own vegetables or learn what plants attract butterflies?
In observance of Black History Month, Theatre MSU will present " ... And the Rain Came to Mayfield" Feb. 27 through March 1.
Patron tickets to the Junior Auxiliary of Columbus 2014 Charity Ball will be available Tuesday, Feb. 18, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Junior Auxiliary Hut at 1000 Park Circle, next to Lee Park.
The Stephen D. Lee Foundation will hold its fourth annual Valentine's Day Party on Friday, Feb. 14 from 7:30 until 10 p.m.
Station Manager Steve Ellis remembers that morning 20 years ago. The time was just before 6 a.m., March 21, 1994, and he was about to flip the switch for the first broadcast from WMSV 91.1, a new radio station on the Mississippi State University campus.
If you've seen the new blockbuster hit movie "Ride Along," then you've seen the work of Columbus native and stuntman Justin Evans. If you haven't yet seen the action flick, you've probably seen other examples of Evans' work without even realizing it.
Distinguished Concerts International New York City (DCINY) announced Tuesday that director Alisa Toy and the Columbus Choral Society have been invited to participate in the New York premier of John Purifoy's "Chronicles of Blue and Gray" on the DCINY Concert Series in New York City.
Tax season is officially under way, and Mississippi University for Women accounting instructor John Williams offers some tips to keep in mind when filing your 2013 tax return.
Nothing teaches more about how government works than actually working in government, which four Mississippi 4-H youth will have the opportunity to do.
Kohl's Department Stores are accepting nominations for outstanding young volunteers for the 2014 Kohl's Cares Scholarship Program.
Joining the Arbor Day Foundation is an ideal way to get in the mood for spring planting. Anyone from Mississippi who joins the Foundation in February will receive 10 free Eastern redbud trees to plant when the weather turns warm.
"When somebody asks me about Japan, it's hard to stop talking," admits Jim Dickey, with a wide grin spreading across his genial face. Tall and trim, the Columbus man continues writing "Welcome to Mississippi" in Japanese on a big dry erase board in a Mississippi University for Women classroom.
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