As the end of 2018 hurtles toward us, we pause to be thankful. Whatever our circumstances, something in every life warrants gratitude. We asked some of our neighbors around the Golden Triangle to share a Thanksgiving memory that stands out to them, a memory they are grateful for. Hopefully all of us take time to remember more than a few, not just during this week of Thanksgiving, but all year through.
Columbus' community-wide Christmas Tree Lighting Monday, Nov. 26 will welcome Santa, Miz Claus and Santa's elves to a celebration from 5:30-7 p.m. at the east end of the Tombigbee Pedestrian Bridge in downtown Columbus.
Don't look now, but dinosaurs have returned to roam in Fayette, Alabama, about 43 miles northeast of Columbus. These dinos, though, are bathed in festive lights and never leave Guthrie Smith Park.
During this week of Thanksgiving, United Way of North Central Mississippi is grateful for the Jive Turkey Jam, an event to help United Way of North Central Mississippi's United We Feed program stock the shelves of needy families in a four-county area.
Mississippi University for Women Department of Art and Design Chair Shawn Dickey's dimensional screen print titled "People Will Talk" was recently chosen to be displayed at the 2018 Southern Printmaking Biennale VIII International held at the University of North Georgia.
I love rain, to a point. Love how it cascades in rivulets from my back deck's corrugated tin top, how it refreshes the birds' baths.
Ready or not, winter is on its way. Now is a good time to transform the backyard into a safe refuge for birds before unpredictable, harsh weather begins.
This past weekend, I started planting cool-season color in my 25-gallon citrus containers.
Southern Company, one of the leading energy companies in the United States, will help minority students pursue their dreams of a college education in an engineering discipline in the James Worth Bagley College of Engineering at Mississippi State University.
Mississippi University for Women's Department of Music presents "Bebop and Swing," a concert featuring the MUW Jazz Ensemble. The concert will take place Monday, Nov. 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Connie Sills Kossen Auditorium in Poindexter Hall on campus.
The Town & Tower Club will host its annual holiday luncheon at Mississippi University for Women Thursday, Dec. 6 at 11:30 a.m. in the Pope Banquet Room. Recipients of the Community Service and Campus Service Awards will be announced at the meeting.
Next Tuesday marks the red letter day -- the 58th annual Country Store Bake Sale at the Stephen D. Lee Home in Columbus. It's a highlight in the community's countdown to Thanksgiving.
Unless you have access to multiple ovens, only a very large turkey will do when you've got a crowd coming to dinner.
This chocolate sheet cake requires that you use Dutch-processed cocoa powder. What exactly is that?
European-style dinner rolls are different from their rich, tender American cousins.
Todd Rowan of Starkville was just a youngster exploring the Mississippi State campus when he first came across one of the largest paintings he'd ever seen.
1. Catch the spirit at Columbus' Christmas tree lighting ENTERTAINMENT
3. Being thankful COMMUNITY