Children’s of Mississippi Emergency Department Wins DAISY Team Award

Source: Children's of MS Daisy Award

The Emergency Department at Children’s of Mississippi recently won the DAISY Team Award, recognizing their exceptional nurse-led teamwork and dedication. This prestigious award highlights the department’s commitment to compassionate, excellent care in critical situations. The DAISY Team Award is part of an international initiative that celebrates the extraordinary efforts of nursing teams who excel in […]

Don’t Miss Opening Day Of The Farmer’s Market This Saturday!

Farmer's Market

Do you love all things fresh and farm-grown? Then make sure you mark your calendars for this Saturday for the opening of the Farmer’s Market! The event will happen on May 18, from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Make sure you set your alarm early and bring 1-2 reusable bags, cash, and friends of course! […]

National Police Week Memorial Service to Honor Fallen Officers

National Police Week memorial service

In observance of National Police Week, a special Fallen Officer Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, May 14th, at 10:00 a.m. The event will be broadcasted live on Facebook, allowing individuals from all over to join in the commemoration. This annual service pays tribute to law enforcement officers who have lost their lives while […]

SCHF Presents Outdoor Landscape Painting Workshop

SCHF presents painting workshop

The Southern Cultural Heritage Foundation is offering a painting workshop with Karen Biedenharn. The event is happening tonight at 5:30 p.m. Space is limited but there are still a few spaces left for you to join! It costs $35 for nonmembers and $30 for members. You can purchase tickets in advance at or by […]

MEMA Reminds Citizens To Self-Report Storm Damage

In a recent announcement, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) clarified that its post-storm self-report tool is not a replacement for 911. Those facing immediate, life-threatening danger should call 911 directly. The self-report tool is used for data collection to assess storm damage but is not an application for financial aid. CLICK HERE to access […]

Celebrate Frühlingsfest at Key City Brewing Co.

Source: Key City Brewing Company

Key City Brewing Company invites the public to come enjoy pretzels this weekend (Saturday) for Frühlingsfest! This event is the sister to Oktoberfest! The German word, “Frühlingsfest”, means “spring festival”. According to, this is a family-friendly celebration of the spring season, Frühlingsfest takes place in cities all over Germany, such as München and Stuttgart, […]

United Way of West Central MS Offering Community Safety Training Sessions

United Way of West Central Mississippi is offering the community a valuable opportunity to enhance safety knowledge through a series of impactful training sessions. Taking place on May 29 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., participants can choose to attend one or all three sessions, each focused on improving safety practices in the workplace. The […]

University of Mississippi Medical Center Honors Faculty at Awards Ceremony

Source: UMMC

The University of Mississippi Medical Center recently hosted an awards ceremony to recognize exceptional faculty, including Dr. Joey Granger, who was honored as the 2024 recipient of the prestigious Regions TEACH Prize. This award celebrates the “single educator who represents the very pinnacle of Medical Center teaching.” Dr. Granger’s dedication and excellence in teaching were […]

Hatchie River Bottom Slough Boy to Perform at Levee Street Market Place

Photo source: Eddie Cresap

This Saturday, May 11th, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., Levee Street Market Place will come alive with the nostalgic sounds of the ’60s as the Hatchie River Bottom Slough Boy brings his unique musical talent to the venue’s Picking Porch. Visitors can expect a wonderful performance, blending familiar tunes with the artist’s personal memories […]

Summer Chef Series Kicks Off at Catfish Row Museum

Catfish Row summer chef series

The Catfish Row Museum is gearing up for an exciting start to summer with the launch of its Summer Chef Series. The kickoff event, set for Saturday, May 18th at 10 a.m., will feature acclaimed chef and author Susanne Duplantis, known for her book “Lagniappe Leftovers.” Duplantis is recognized for her expertise in transforming leftover […]