After a career that spanned over a half-century and witnessed the services and offerings of Mississippi State University Libraries evolve from traditional to digital to virtual, MSU Dean of Libraries Frances N. Coleman is retiring from the university June 30, MSU Executive Vice President and Provost David R. Shaw announced June 15.
Is the tomato sandwich a Southern invention? We can't say for sure, but we do know lots of folks around here seem to consider it the essence of summertime.
The first thought that comes to mind when picturing grilling in the summer sun might be a perfectly cooked steak or a juicy burger, but no backyard barbecue is complete without the all-important sides and beverages that complete the meal.
There's something about summertime that ushers in an easygoing spirit.
A recurring thump of empty 5-gallon buckets on concrete punctuated a hot afternoon at the Operation Ukraine warehouse in Columbus Wednesday. In spite of the heat, three children aged 12 and younger energetically sorted the donated containers like experienced pros. They have been doing it for the past five years. Doing that, and more.
Where there's a will, there's a way -- and the Loaves & Fishes Community Soup Kitchen is a beneficiary of that resolve.
Mississippi University for Women has announced modifications to its fall 2020 academic calendar for the health, safety and well-being of the campus and broader community.
Over the last several months, I've been spending even more time in my home garden and landscape, and many of you may have done the same.
Do your plants signal what kind of person you are?
Area residents who qualify can get free short-term workforce training at East Mississippi Community College through the Skills2Work (S2W) program.
With social distancing measures still in place, Mississippi 4-H'ers will participate in the state's first-ever Virtual State 4-H Congress in 2020 instead of the traditional in-person gathering.
Helping Hands and United Way of Lowndes and Noxubee Counties are once again combining forces to collect box fans for residents who need help beating summer's heat. Many are seniors who may not have working air conditioning, or who are living on fixed incomes and unable to afford running existing cooling units.
For the health and well-being of students, faculty, staff and the community, Mississippi University for Women will recognize summer graduates during the 2020 Virtual Summer Commencement Exercise set for Saturday, Aug. 1 at 10 a.m.
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