Call him a political junkie, if you will, but Sidney Runnels of Columbus is hooked on campaign collectibles -- those promotional buttons, ribbons, posters, mugs, golf balls, ties and Billy Beer that document, in their own way, the development of the United States as a democracy.
Lowndes County 4-H was well represented at the 2016 Mississippi State Fair held in Jackson on Oct. 6-15 said Extension Agent Reid Nevins.
Junior Auxiliary of Columbus welcomes its incoming provisional class for the 2016-2017 year.
The American Cancer Society's Mid-South Division recently named Caleb Rich of Starkville a Hero of Hope.
Lorena Surducan remembers a soft toy lamb she became attached to as a child of 5 or 6 growing up in Brasov, Romania, in the Carpathian Mountains.
Brien Henry couldn't believe his luck when he came across an unusual offering on Craigslist.
On Thursday, Nov. 3, Mississippi University for Women's Gordy Honors College Forum Series will feature Dr. Connie Baird-Thomas, who will speak about health disparities in Mississippi and across the United States.
Providing demonstrations, classes and other activities, an Oct. 24-28 Campus Safety Week at Mississippi University for Women will emphasize topics ranging from fire safety and personal defense to active shooter responses and prevention of domestic violence.
A February symposium at Mississippi University for Women will bring together nationally and internationally known research scientists to focus on heart disease in underserved communities.
A Kirkin' o' the Tartan worship service Sunday, Oct. 30 at First Presbyterian Church in Columbus will honor Scottish roots of early Presbyterianism.
What do "Animal Planet," a runaway rooster and chicken-loving friends have in common?
In a summer dominated by dueling candidates, Pokemon Go and headlines from abroad, news that a paleontologist who grew up in Columbus found the first-ever evidence of a horned dinosaur in Mississippi may have been overshadowed.
The dedication of a new organ project at 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 23 will enhance the music ministry of First Baptist Church in Columbus.
"Dinner and a Mystery" is the title of a special Mississippi State event taking place Oct. 28 to support the Save the Children's Syrian refugee fund.
For a much-anticipated window of time each fall, Dwight and Jean Colson's farm in Caledonia sprouts a thriving crop of the young and young-at-heart.
The Amicae Auxiliary of Columbus of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority Inc. is asking the Lowndes community to assist with a drive to gather head scarves and wigs for cancer patients.
The Arbor Day Foundation will brighten up fall by offering 10 free autumn classics trees or five free crape myrtle when for those who join the organization in October.
Mississippi University for Women has been recognized on the 2015 President's Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.
A $7.2 million gift from the Charles E. and Viola G. Bardsley Estate will endow a scholarship program for Mississippi State University veterinary students.