HATTIESBURG — Pine Belt Quilters 17th Biennial Fiber Art and Quilt Show is Oct. 5 and 6 at Lake Terrace Conference Center. Hours are Friday, from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., and Saturday, from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Admission is $6 for adults and $3 for children

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West Lauderdale High School teacher Kristi Wooldridge provided details on a new class — Community Service — at the September meeting of the Center Hill Community Development Club.

A presentation about the importance of industrial heritage presentation highlighted the September meeting of the Pushmataha Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution.

A strange phenomenon occurred after I opened our first fine-dining restaurant in 1987. It’s still happening. Most people assume the chef/owner of an upscale establishment must eat upscale food all of the time. They picture a life filled with micro greens, waygu beef, caviar, and foie gras. …

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LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" became the first streaming series to win top Emmy comedy honors and HBO's "Game of Thrones" recaptured the best drama series award Monday at a ceremony that largely slighted its most ethnically diverse field of nominees ever.

Obadiah Homemaker Volunteers member Rae Clarke expounded on the benefits of laughter at the club’s September meeting.

OXFORD — The Oxford Film Festival will offer grant opportunities for local filmmakers through the Magnifying Glass Fellowship in Mississippi. Filmmakers from Mississippi can submit their application online along with their idea for a short documentary on social issues. Small grants will be …

A few years ago, I read a restaurant survey that ranked customer’s priorities when dining out. The study listed food, service, atmosphere, and location. The results were a little surprising to me in some areas.

• Jermaine Bennoman and April Thornhill of Enterprise announce the birth of a son, Jermaine Maevion Bennoman, born July 28, 2018, at Anderson Regional Medical Center.

A couple of decades ago I wrote a column that posed the question, “If you could have dinner with six people throughout all of history, who would you invite?” The column received a lot of response from readers as they sent in their list of six dinner guests.

East Central Community College will host a traveling exhibition titled “Mississippi’s Greatest Treasure: The Old Capitol” Sept. 5-28 in Burton Library on the Decatur campus. The exhibit is being hosted in conjunction with the college’s celebration of Constitution Day, which is Sept. 17.

Several weeks ago, I wrote about looking forward to the time of year when ornamental peppers start strutting their gorgeous fruit colors. What I didn’t mention is that late summer is not just for ornamental peppers; I always get my best home-grown culinary peppers from August until frost in…

East Central Community College will host a traveling exhibition titled “Mississippi’s Greatest Treasure: The Old Capitol” Sept. 5-28 in Burton Library on the Decatur campus. The exhibit is being hosted in conjunction with the college’s celebration of Constitution Day, which is Sept. 17.

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Over the past 30 years our company has been busy. We’ve opened fine dining restaurants, New Orleans-themed restaurants, an Italian restaurant, a live-music club, a daiquiri bar, a 20,000-square foot country and western nightclub, a burger joint, a couple of neighborhood bars, four steakhous…

The Center Hill Community Development Club began as an avenue for area residents to give back and improve the community where they lived. Many club members are or are from military families, and therefore are strong believers of supporting those who answered this ultimate call of the nation.

Discussion about supporting a local food pantry highlighted the August meeting of the Long Creek Community Development Club.