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Libraries rock!

Libraries rock!

Things are really rocking at Magness Library’s Summer Reading Program, with a variety of activities and programs planned for children ages 3 through 18.

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Musical about Michael Jackson being written by Lynn Nottage

NEW YORK (AP) — A musical about the King of Pop is moonwalking its way to Broadway.

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Metal singer jailed in wife's murder plot back with band

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A heavy metal singer convicted in a murder-for-hire plot to kill his estranged wife has reunited with his Grammy-nominated band and performed ...

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The list of celebrities upset by US border policy grows

NEW YORK (AP) — Country music icon Willie Nelson has extended an offer to meet President Donald Trump at one of the detention centers at the ...

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Dairy good cooks

Dairy good cooks

There is little doubt the ladies of the various Family and Community Education Clubs (FCEC) are excellent cooks, as they showcase and share their dishes ...

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Best wishes

Best wishes

Southern Standard readers are invited to extend happy birthday and anniversary best wishes to friends and loved ones through this weekly column. Please submit your ...

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Reality star Farrah Abraham arrested at Beverly Hills hotel

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Police say former reality TV star Farrah Abraham was arrested early Wednesday after attacking a security guard at the Beverly Hills ...

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Police investigate elder abuse of Marvel Comics' Stan Lee

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police are investigating reports of elder abuse against Stan Lee that come amid a struggle over the life and fortune ...

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Exhaust-ing ordeal: Woman gets head stuck in tailpipe

WINSTED, Minn. (AP) — A young woman endured an exhaust-ing ordeal when she got her head stuck in a truck's oversized tailpipe at a Minnesota ...

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Rebel Wilson has Australian defamation payout slashed

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — An appeals court on Thursday slashed Rebel Wilson's record 4.6 million Australian dollar ($3.5 million) damage award to AU ...

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Millie Bobby Brown deletes Twitter account over memes

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Stranger Things" actress Millie Bobby Brown has deleted her Twitter account after users posted memes depicting her as homophobic.

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UK judge bans singer from social media over anti-Semitism

LONDON (AP) — A folk singer who posted videos on YouTube insulting Jews and mocking the Holocaust has been banned from using social media.

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Longtime Elvis Presley drummer D.J. Fontana has died

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — D.J. Fontana, the drummer who helped launch rock 'n' roll as Elvis Presley's sideman, has died at 87, his wife ...

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Black House holds fish fry

Black House holds fish fry

Nothing brings people together like an outdoor fish fry. There’s just something about cooking and eating outside that most people enjoy. Yes, it can ...

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50 years of loving and learning

50 years of loving and learning

Betty Roach Clendenon has shared knowledge and love to over 1,200 students throughout her 50 years of working at Irving College School as a ...

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Young Scholar's Institute gets Xtreme

Young Scholar's Institute gets Xtreme

The Young Scholar’s Institute program kicked off last week with a variety of activities for students over summer vacation.

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Best wishes

Best wishes

Southern Standard readers are invited to extend happy birthday and anniversary best wishes to friends and loved ones through this weekly column. Please submit your ...

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Abusive messages show dark side of 'Star Wars' fandom

NEW YORK (AP) — The dark side of "Star Wars" fandom recently reared its head when Kelly Marie Tran, the actress who plays Rose Tico in ...

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2 grown up Harry Potters will compete on Broadway soon

NEW YORK (AP) — This fall, Broadway-goers will get a chance to see both Harry Potter and "Harry Potter."

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Bill Clinton says 'Today' interview wasn't his 'finest hour'

WASHINGTON (AP) — Former President Bill Clinton is acknowledging that his combative response earlier this week to questions about Monica Lewinsky wasn't his "finest hour."

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