The inauguration of any university president is, by nature, a historic event.
But when Nora Miller was inaugurated as the 15th president of Mississippi University for Women Friday before a gathering of 1,200 at The W’s Rent Auditorium, it marked another historic milestone in the university’s 135-year history.
It was huge.
Big money from billionaires, corporations and a roster of NFL owners poured into Donald Trump’s inaugural committee in record-shattering amounts — to pull off an event that was considerably lower-key than previous inaugural celebrations.
Local residents are returning home after what they described as successful trips to President Donald Trump’s inauguration in Washington, D.C.
WASHINGTON — Pledging emphatically to empower America’s “forgotten men and women,” Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th president of the United States on
The media brought a reverence for history and ceremony to its coverage of President Donald Trump’s inaugural on Friday, yet deep divisions exposed in the campaign that brought him there weren’t far from the surface.
Tonight, Starkville resident Karin Lee will get on a plane bound for Washington, D.C., with nothing but her purse, a change of underwear and a pair of socks.
Norma Sanders, Rissa Lawrence and Brenda Willis started planning for Friday’s presidential inauguration before even Team Trump.
Tradition suggests it’s time for Donald Trump to set aside the say-anything speaking style and rise to the inaugural moment.
About 150 members of Mississippi’s Army and Air National Guard will provide support during the presidential inauguration Friday.
Attending a campaign fundraiser in Jackson this summer, Corky Smith shook hands with the man who would become President.