Former President George W. Bush will speak at Warren Easton Charter High School on Friday. His wife, Laura, is credited with helping rebuild the school after hurricane Katrina.
The Napa Valley Wine Train has apologized to a women's book club after kicking them off the train this weekend for allegedly being too loud.
An engaged populace and a surge of Millennials lead an urban renaissance, though recovery is still not complete.
The Magnolia State is the last to include the Confederate emblem on its state flag. A group of prominent current and former Mississippians have called for its removal.
Former Georgia politician and life-long civil rights activist Julian Bond, who died on Saturday, was known for his dedication to justice and equality.