What do a divorced good ole Texas gal, an uptight high-society lady, a lonely widow and a self-appointed life coach have in common? They are bound by an unexpected but much-needed friendship in "The Savannah Sipping Society."
Holidays like Halloween that focus on food and treats can be stressful for parents and kids who manage food allergies, says the Asthma and Allergy Foundation of America.
For well over 20 years, the Mississippi School for Mathematics and Science (MSMS) in Columbus has hosted an annual Science Carnival for second- and third-grade students across Lowndes, Oktibbeha and Clay Counties.
The Department of Theatre at Mississippi University for Women will present Brian Friel's "Dancing at Lughnasa" Thursday, Oct. 25 through Saturday, Oct. 27, at 7:30 p.m. in Cromwell Theatre.
One century after the end of the First World War, the hunt for the past and people's relatives has never been greater. On Monday, Oct. 22, historian Andrew Pouncey of Germantown, Tennessee, will talk about that at the Hazard Lecture Series in Columbus.
Thrillers, children's books and comics -- writer Brad Meltzer has something for every reader. On Friday, Oct. 19, guests will have an opportunity to meet the No. 1 New York Times best-selling author in person at the Mississippi University for Women Foundation's 2018 Welty Gala.
Artwork by four Mississippi University for Women instructors is represented in the Faculty Biennial Exhibition which will run through Tuesday, Oct. 23.
Trey McLaughlin and The Sounds of Zamar are bringing fresh adaptations of contemporary gospel, pop and musical theater hits to the Bettersworth Auditorium stage Tuesday, Oct. 16 as part of Mississippi State's Lyceum Series.
The Starkville Area Arts Council's fourth annual Art in the Park takes place Saturday, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. at Starkville's McKee Park. This children's art festival is a free event, designed to inspire and promote creativity in elementary and preschool children.
Novelist Steve Yarbrough returns to Columbus as the keynote author for the 30th annual Eudora Welty Writers' Symposium Oct. 18-20, at Mississippi University for Women.
Author Michael Farris Smith of Oxford, and formerly of Columbus, will be the guest author Thursday, Oct. 11 at Books and Authors at the Starkville Public Library.
On Friday, Oct. 12, Mississippi University for Women will host its annual Oktoberfest event.
Classical violinist Christopher Thompson and pianist Laura Thompson will present a recital on Tuesday, Oct. 2 at 7:30 p.m. in Poindexter Hall.
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