An annual rite of spring is just around the corner.
"I get a bad rap!" Sandra Stone protested in jest. She's the baritone of the Harmony G.R.I.T.S. barbershop quartet. "At Christmas, when we sing about being naughty or nice, they always point to me when we get to 'naughty'."
Turning 50 is a milestone. For the Columbus Arts Council, it's cause for celebration.
Rebecca's Rooms will present the third annual Free to Be Me pageant Saturday, March 21 at 11 a.m. at the New Hope Middle School Auditorium in Columbus.
The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library announces that children's book author Candy Grant of Columbus recently donated two first edition signed copies of her books.
The "best" entry and seven other top award-winning works by Mississippi State art majors are on display through March 13 at The Arts Center of Mississippi in Jackson.
Young area artists are invited to submit entries for the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's 2015 Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Contest.
A state horse-owner organization's recent $1,500 gift is helping support operation and outreach activities of the Mississippi State University Extension Service's 4-H Therapeutic Riding and Activity Center.
Kayla Hairston sits quietly off to herself, doing homework as fellow cast members of the Columbus Community Theatre's "Our Town" run scenes at the Rosenzweig Arts Center. The 14-year-old uses some of her breaks to get schoolwork done; it's one way she juggles academics and her thirst for theater.
The Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency (MORA) will present up to 15 $500 scholarships to high school seniors across Mississippi in May.
For Michael Williams, the road from his first feature-length film's concept to its festival premiere was worth the work and wait.
Painting, photography, ceramics and graphic design are among the disciplines represented in Mississippi University for Women's Juried Student Exhibition currently on display in the galleries of the Art and Design Building on campus.
Devil's Footprint, Ohio Star, Log Cabin, Carpenter's Wheel -- the patterns date back to the Civil War era.
Around this time of year people begin planning for warmer months ahead and for luscious gardens of tomatoes, squash, peppers, eggplants and numerous other varieties of summer veggies.