Current Events:

Current Event:

Farmers’  Markets:

Starkville Community Market
The Starkville Community Market has vendors sharing fresh produce, live plants, baked goods and various arts for sale.  We have planned cooking and gardening demonstrations, how-to sessions, kids activities, live music, and more to make each Saturday at the Market a fun family affair! FIRESTATION PARK at Lampkin at Russell Street.

Now Open

Now Open

Hitching Lot Farmers Market Columbus, MS
Starting this week the Hitching Lot Farmers  Grow Local… Buy Local… Eat Local

4pm – 6pm

7am – 10am

SATURDAYS in October
7am – 10am


West Point Farmer’s Market
Come to the West Point Farmer’s Market for fresh locally grown fruits and vegetables, handmade crafts, flowers, music and more. For information call 662.494.5121. It is held at the Mossy Oak Pavilion 1251 Highway 45 Alternate South.

May 19th – August 18th

4:00 pm – 6:30 pm

Start the Labor Day weekend off with:

Black Prairie Blues Festival is Friday night of Labor Day weekend September  2nd doors open at 6:00 pm show starts at 7:00 pm
On Labor Day Weekend, West Point is the place to hear some of the best original, grassroots blues music in the country. Acts: Stormy Monday, Lightnin’ Malcolm and Jarekus Singleton. For festival information and tickets call 662.494.5121

Prairie Arts Festival is Saturday before Labor Day September 3rd from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. in downtown West Point’s. There will be Fine Arts, Crafts, down-home southern cooking, funnel cakes, carnival food, three stages of live music,  Kids Town, and much more. The Prairie Arts Festival features more than 300 exhibits. The festival has been recognized as one of the top ten events in the South and is one of the largest arts and crafts festivals in the country.  The event kicks off with the 5K race at 8:00A.M. followed by a full day of festivities. The show will be held rain or shine, so come and enjoy! More info call 662-494-5121.

CPR Classes are offered at Baptist Golden Triangle, 6p.m., in the Patient Tower. Pre-registration is required. For class dates call the Education Department at (662) 244-2498 or 800-544-8762, ext. 2498 or email for more information.

Join us for a weekly education/support group meeting for people with congestive heart failure at Baptist Golden Triangle. Program runs on a 6-week cycle, you may begin at any time. Held each Thursday, 11am-noon, Outpatient Pavilion Board Room. For information call 244-1953 or 244-2132.

Baptist Cancer Center offers free prostate PSA screenings or men over 40 the last Friday of each month 9:00 am to noon.  Make an appointment by calling at 662-244-4673 or 800-544-8767, ext 4673 or email

Baptist Golden Triangle, offers Childbirth Classes each month. Classes are held on Tuesday night at 6 p.m.  To pre-register call the Education Department at  662-244-4673 or 800-544-8767, ext 4673 or email

Diabetes Support Group meets the third Wednesday of each month from 10-11 a.m. Baptist Golden Triangle Classroom 4 , near the Gift Shop in the Patient Tower. For information call 662-244-1596 or 800-544-8767, ext. 1596 or email

Baptist Memorial Hospice is seeking volunteers to assist in various ways in the office and with their families. For information call 662-243-1173.

Daily, Alcoholics Anonymous, Starkville. The Starkville A.A. Group meets six days per week downstairs at the Episcopal Church of the Resurrection.  Call 662-327-8941 or visit for schedules and more information. First Tuesday, 6:30 P.M.,

Alzheimer’s Meetings
The Starkville Church of Christ 1107 East Lee Blvd.  will host the monthly meeting . For more information, call 662-323-1499.