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Alternative aspects: Challenging preconceived notions of 'beauty'

Posted 6/23/2018 in Community

Every culture has beautification rituals. In parts of the South, they entail rise and shine, put on makeup, do your hair a certain way, and don't forget the pearls.

 

Water conservation, beekeeping on tap for July Quick Bites

Posted 6/23/2018 in Entertainment

Mississippi State Extension Service's Quick Bites programs in July focus on the role we all play in water conservation in Mississippi, as well going small with beekeeping.

 

Show your colors: Star-spangled sweets and party ideas for a fun Fourth

Posted 6/20/2018 in Food

In two short weeks, we'll be showing our red, white and blue.

 

Sweet bond: This honey of an enterprise is about more than passing down skills from father to sons

Posted 6/16/2018 in Community

In the spring of 2017, Ethan Stone surprised his father with, "Dad, teach me about the bees." Ethan, now 13, may not have realized quite what he was in for.

 

Whole lotta shakin' goin' on: Viva Las Elvis party is Friday

Posted 6/16/2018 in Entertainment

Elvis -- or at least the festive spirit of Elvis -- will be in the building Friday night.

 

Columbus City Hall project wins Heritage Trust Award

Posted 6/16/2018 in Community

A near-20-month rehabilitation project of Columbus' historic City Hall earned a Mississippi Heritage Award for Restoration at a ceremony in Ocean Springs June 7.

 

Microgreens: small size, big nutrition and flavor

Posted 6/13/2018 in Food

As maintenance manager at a Columbus plant, Chris Allen tackles some pretty big jobs. At home, however, he's into the smaller things of life. Really small.

 

Mile by mile: 40,000 miles, and what does Tom Kennedy do? Keeps running

Posted 6/9/2018 in Community

Tom Kennedy leans over and lifts a ledger from a stack of them on his coffee table. There are five in all. The 83-year-old opens the worn, green covers of the book he holds, and there they are -- the miles he's run, meticulously recorded in line after line, number after number.

 

New book on beating anxiety, depression hits close to home

Posted 6/9/2018 in Community

Alison Buehler of Starkville once heard a speaker at a conference say, "If you know a good path somewhere, it's your obligation to share it."

 

Storms, cats and compasses: A folk art phenomenon spreads to downtown Columbus

Posted 6/2/2018 in Community

What began in Caledonia as an effort to decorate the countryside with barn quilts on old barns, churches and other structures has crossed into city limits to brighten downtown Columbus.

 

Let the music play: Sounds of Summer returns Thursday

Posted 6/2/2018 in Entertainment

More than a decade after it began, the free Sounds of Summer concert series at the Columbus Riverwalk returns for its 11th encore Thursday, June 7, from 7-9 p.m.

 

Explore what 4-H is all about at Lowndes 4-H Fun Day June 27

Posted 6/2/2018 in Community

When Sharon Patrick became a Mississippi State University Extension Service Agent, her goal was to make sure all Lowndes County youth ages 5 to 18 were aware of 4-H and all it offered.

 

A Market on Main: Something new is blooming in Caledonia

Posted 5/30/2018 in Food

It's farmers market season, and Caledonia is joining the movement.

 

Hands on: This budding entrepreneur and would-be veterinarian thinks goats are cool

Posted 5/26/2018 in Community

When Collier Hardy went to her parents, Mark and Charlotte Hardy, asking for goats a few years ago, her dad was pretty clever. Mark told his daughter to first come up with a business plan for how the animals could pay for themselves. Then, they'd talk about it.

 

Got an air fryer?: There's more than one way to make a great summer burger

Posted 5/23/2018 in Food

Three days ago, I enjoyed one of the best burgers I've ever had. Ever. It was cooked in an air fryer. Not on an outdoor grill. Not in a hot cast iron skillet. An air fryer.

 

Celebrity waiters 'will work for tips' to benefit Camp Rising Sun

Posted 5/19/2018 in Community

Eulalie Davis and Bobby Harper got an introduction in serving food and drinks Wednesday in preparation for their upcoming shifts as celebrity waiters.

 

Countdown is on for Girlchoir trip to Carnegie Hall

Posted 5/19/2018 in Community

Christina Clark has plenty on her plate. After presenting a senior voice recital May 15 and graduating from Columbus High School over the weekend -- and East Mississippi Community College's dual enrollment program before that -- the 18-year-old honor student has to worry about what to pack.

 

It's 50 years and counting for Northwood Garden Club

Posted 5/19/2018 in Community

Fifty years ago, 13 charter members met at the home of Jean Wilder to organize Northwood Garden Club in Columbus.

 

A handy man: After 70 years of fix-it, a retired carpenter, contractor puts it in a book

Posted 5/12/2018 in Community

Frank Gilliam is one of those people everybody wishes they had around -- someone who knows what he's doing. After a 70-year career in carpentry, home maintenance and painting, Gilliam has pretty much been there, done that.

 

Loaves & Fishes 10th anniversary gala heads 'Back to the Islands'

Posted 5/12/2018 in Community

Aromas of a hearty vegetable beef soup lingered at the Loaves & Fishes Community Soup Kitchen Wednesday in Columbus. The last diner had departed and volunteers were busy making the kitchen clean for the next team scheduled to provide a meal for the hungry of Lowndes County.

 

 

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