April was an unprecedented month for Starkville’s restaurants and bars as a perfect storm of events helped the city reach a record amount of food and beverage tax receipts.
Siblings Nolen and Carley Hood, along with thousands of other Mississippi State University fans, make some noise Thursday night at Davis Wade Stadium in an attempt to break the Guinness Book of World Records mark for most cowbells rung at one time during the Cowbell Yell pep rally.
Mississippi State University may be about to host the event that sets the Guinness World Record for most people ringing cowbells simultaneously at a single venue.
More than 1,000 people dressed as angels, wise men and religious royalty gathered at a park in Provo, Utah, and set a new Guinness record for the largest live nativity scene.
A 6-foot-4-inch cow owned by an Illinois woman was recently dubbed the world’s tallest.
A gourd weighing 2,058 pounds took first prize and set a new tournament record Monday at an annual pumpkin-weighing contest in Northern California.
The sweltering year of 1988 first put global warming in the headlines and ended up as the hottest year on record. But on Tuesday, it was pushed out of the top 20 warmest by 2013.
Last year tied for the fourth hottest and 1988 fell to 21st.
Tennessee Valley Authority preliminary figures show demand for power at 7 a.m. CST on Tuesday reached the second highest winter peak in TVA history.
Maybe it was getting his first video game, Cosmic Avenger, for Christmas at age 12, and then having to wait an entire year for the hard-to-land Colecovision console to play it on that made Michael Thomasson so determined to get his hands on every video game and system he could find.
Christmas is not a holiday in predominantly Buddhist Thailand, and its palm trees outnumber pines, but the country still set a world record with its holiday spirit.