While the pandemic has put a damper on the holiday season, reviving and even expanding the tradition of holiday decorating is a great way to add some cheer and normalcy to otherwise troubled times.
Starkville Area Arts Council announces the return of its Art in Public Places annual Winter Showcase.
Main Street Columbus volunteers got in the holiday spirit as they readied Christmas trees to decorate the corners of Main and Fifth Streets in downtown Columbus. From left are Penny Bowen, Amber Brislin, Brooke Hill, Sally Frost, Morgan Galjour and Laura Catherine Yeatman.
Even without the hustle and bustle of a crowd gathered for the "flip of the switch," Monday's official lighting of the city Christmas tree will deliver its own brand of excitement -- virtually on Facebook Live.
Under the direction of Jennifer Beasley, Mississippi Metropolitan Ballet opens its 28th season with the holiday favorite "The Nutcracker."
As the end of a stressful 2020 nears its end, two free Mississippi State University Extension Services' Quick Bites programs focus on decorating the season and preserving memories.