It's that time of the year again. Time to shop till you drop and make sure your wallet doesn't pop. Black Friday deals and specials abound in the Golden Triangle this year as we're on the cusp of the Christmas season.
I drink so much coffee, every single cup I make -- which is a lot -- is almost like Deja vu. Well now, there's an orange coffee trailer bouncing around Starkville, and it's definitely something I haven't seen before.
Teachers never quit, evidently not even after they retire. On Friday, Stephanie Studdard, who retired after more than 20 years from teaching in May, will open a women's boutique, Bella Blu, at 427 Wilkins Wise Road.
For Tyler Klaas it's been busy lately. He tied the knot with his wife and opened a restaurant in Starkville, all in two weeks. "All during a pandemic and a hurricane," he laughed.
COVID-19 has continued to slash the retail industry since March. Giggleswick, a gift shop that's stayed open for 35 years in Starkville, is among the latest casualties in the Golden Triangle.
If you're stressed and "knead" to get those knots out, there's a new place in town to help you with just that.
Whenever I'm sitting in front of a basket of hot chips and homemade salsa, I always find myself saying "one more" after each bite. That is the premise behind the new restaurant Uno Mas Tacos and Tequila, which plans to open in Starkville early in 2021.
Columbus, jump on it. Starting this weekend, kids and kids at heart can start jumping at a new trampoline park.
The former Fred's building downtown and the old Ryan's restaurant building on Highway 45, both in Columbus, are under contract for potential sale.
Everyone has had to adapt and be flexible during the COVID-19 pandemic. Sometimes you have to just go with the flow and roll with the punches in times like these.
Friendly City Books hopes to open in Columbus in November. Emily Liner, a 2004 Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science alumna, lived in Washington, D.C., for more than a decade before deciding to move back to the Friendly City.
The movie theater news continues this week. After closing temporarily in late March, the Columbus Malco is preparing for a Sept. 3 reopening date.
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