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Sewing circle: For seven sisters and their mom, this family ritual is a must

Posted 3/10/2018 in Community

There are family reunions -- and then, there is what the Heatwole women have done every year for nigh two decades. Seven sisters and their mother gather from Virginia, Delaware, Texas, Georgia, Alabama and Mississippi, to sew and quilt together for a week to 10 days.

'A Treasury of Noxubee Quilts'

Posted 3/10/2018 in Community

Preservation of America's history is not limited to official records. It's in stories passed down, in art, in family Bibles and diaries. And it's stored in stitches, in quilts made by many hands that went quiet long ago.

Caledonia Elementary is getting back to nature

Posted 3/10/2018 in Community

Winter's wane has everyone eager to get outside. That includes 1,102 students at Caledonia Elementary School who recently celebrated the grand opening of an outdoor classroom on campus.

'Know Your Numbers' is theme of Imagine, Inspire, Challenge Symposium

Posted 3/10/2018 in Community

With a focus on factors that affect heart health, the 2018 Imagine, Inspire, Challenge (II+C) Symposium at Mississippi University for Women will feature outstanding researchers in the field as well as faculty experts.

A force of nature: Meet a Mississippi trailblazer with a passion for wild things

Posted 3/3/2018 in Community

When Fannye Cook was born in Mississippi in 1889, women were not allowed to vote. They couldn't serve on juries. Some states had yet to officially grant women control over their own earnings. In a time when females were often regarded as unsuited to science, business or politics, Cook rewrote the script.

A real 'Night at the Museum'

Posted 2/24/2018 in Community

Ancient bones, giant spiders, outer space and human skulls were all on tap for Science Night at the Museum on the Mississippi State campus Feb. 15.

 

Campus party, Hail State Giving Days slated for MSU's 140th anniversary

Posted 2/24/2018 in Community

Mississippi State University will celebrate its 140th birthday Wednesday, Feb. 28 and mark the start of the annual online philanthropy event known as Hail State Giving Days.

 

JA Charity Ball ticket night is just ahead

Posted 2/17/2018 in Community

Patron tickets to the Junior Auxiliary of Columbus 2018 Charity Ball will be available from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 22 at the Junior Auxiliary Hut located at 1000 Park Circle, next to Lee Park.

The W to hold public dedication of Pioneers Plaza Friday

Posted 2/17/2018 in Community

Mississippi University for Women will dedicate a new campus space, Pioneers Plaza, which honors individuals who have contributed to shaping the university's history, on Friday, Feb. 23 at 10:30 a.m.

Kempker, Shrestha are The W's HEADWAE honorees

Posted 2/17/2018 in Community

Erin Kempker, chair of the Mississippi University for Women Department of History, Political Science, and Geography, and Lisa Shrestha, senior biology student, will represent The W at the Higher Education Appreciation Day, Working for Academic Excellence (HEADWAE) Appreciation Day in Jackson Tuesday.

 

School news: Lowndes MSU graduates

Posted 2/17/2018 in Community

 

 

School news: MSU President's List

Posted 2/17/2018 in Community

 

 

School news: Lowndes MSU Dean's List

Posted 2/17/2018 in Community

 

 

School news: MC President's List

Posted 2/17/2018 in Community

 

Missions to marriages: An innovative nonprofit turns a warehouse into a fundraiser

Posted 2/10/2018 in Community

A lanky sixth-grader from Armstrong Middle School lopes across the floor, his orange oversized sweatshirt swinging with each long stride. With barely a pause, he drops his book bag on a table, walking on, eager to catch up with other middle schoolers who have already arrived.

Woodlawn Church records now open at Columbus library

Posted 2/10/2018 in Community

The Columbus-Lowndes Public Library's Local History Department (LHD) has processed the records of the Woodlawn Cumberland Presbyterian Church covering the 1860s up to 1990.

 

School news: Heritage Academy Honor Roll

Posted 2/10/2018 in Community

 

 

School news: UA honors

Posted 2/10/2018 in Community

 

 

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