Culture

Bully Bells: handmade tradition

Article by Joe Lee Photos by Hunter Hart The BullyBell trademark that adorns Mississippi State (MSU) cowbells will always link Marc Anthony, the driving force behind the company today, and the late Hardy Tingle, the beloved Starkville High (SHS) vocational/technical instructor and the creator of BullyBell. “I got started working on cowbells in high school … Continue reading Bully Bells: handmade tradition

Oktibbeha County Barn Quilt Trail inspires community-wide creativity, collaboration

By Sasha Steinberg Photos by Letty Weeks It takes teamwork to make the dream work. For Starkville Area Arts Council member Vicki Burnett, the Oktibbeha County Barn Quilt Trail is one of those dreams. A self-employed painter and owner of Burnett Art Studio and Custom Cowbells, Burnett has played an integral role over the past … Continue reading Oktibbeha County Barn Quilt Trail inspires community-wide creativity, collaboration