- Starkville cemetery may find place on register Updated: Mar-09-14 1:09 pm
- Fiddlers young and old preserve musical tradition Updated: Mar-07-14 11:32 am
- Building where jazz greats played faces demolition Updated: Mar-06-14 10:25 am
- Board approves $4.8M for Enoch Pratt renovations Updated: Mar-05-14 1:31 pm
- NH's Beach Club of Rye Beach on national register Updated: Mar-03-14 11:49 am
- KU professor documented Kaw language Updated: Mar-03-14 11:38 am
- Springfield Shriners trying to preserve traditions Updated: Mar-02-14 1:13 pm
- 20 Vt. historic ag buildings get grants Updated: Mar-02-14 9:41 am
- Vt. college to celebrate annual cultural festival Updated: Mar-02-14 9:10 am
- African-American salons deal with cultural shifts Updated: Mar-01-14 11:14 am
- Art stolen from Cuban museum, turns up in Miami Updated: Feb-28-14 6:08 pm
- Bayou region offers different kind of Mardi Gras Updated: Feb-25-14 12:22 pm
- Fairbanks students learn native culture, mushing Updated: Feb-23-14 5:04 am
- Gullah Geechee Commission meeting Updated: Feb-21-14 4:05 am
- Cherokee Nation to honor translators Updated: Feb-21-14 3:27 am
- University approves lease for largest telescope Updated: Feb-20-14 10:40 pm
- Georgetown's 1st bank could face wrecking ball Updated: Feb-19-14 10:12 am
- Group puts Confederate flag on Ga. specialty tag Updated: Feb-19-14 10:11 am
- Lincoln series to discuss science in pop culture Updated: Feb-17-14 5:04 am
- Dutch kids learn Holland's culture at Ohio school Updated: Feb-16-14 11:46 am
- Church donation a reminder of interwoven histories Updated: Feb-16-14 5:42 am
- Preservation board moves to protect uncovered site Updated: Feb-15-14 11:38 am
- Native American site leaves Miami in quandary Updated: Feb-14-14 5:29 pm
- Illinois sites named to national historic register Updated: Feb-14-14 4:56 pm
- Historic airplane takes off from OKC to new home Updated: Feb-13-14 6:00 pm
STARKVILLE, Mississippi - State officials this month will consider nominating a cemetery in Starkville for a place on the National Register of Historic Places.
BURLESON, Texas - A recent warm afternoon turned cool, and a motley crew of fiddlers trickled in.
ST. LOUIS - A three-story building in midtown St. Louis where jazz greats such as Count Basie, Miles Davis and Duke Ellington once played is facing demolition after being declared a public safety hazard.
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - The Maryland Board of Public Works on Wednesday approved $4.8 million to complete design plans for a major renovation at Baltimore's Enoch Pratt Free Central Library.
RYE, New Hampshire - The U.S. Department of the Interior has listed New Hampshire's Beach Club of Rye Beach on the National Register of Historic Places.
LAWRENCE, Kansas - Robert L. Rankin, a University of Kansas linguistics professor who died recently, will be remembered for his efforts to document the Kaw language, leaders of the Kaw Nation of Oklahoma said.
SPRINGFIELD, Missouri - Members of the Springfield Shriners are trying to recruit new members to help keep the group, its band and other traditions alive.
MONTPELIER, Vermont - Twenty historic agricultural buildings in Vermont ranging from an English barn built in 1780 to an 1840 sugarhouse are getting grants to help restore and maintain them.
LYNDON CENTER, Vermont - Vermont's Lyndon State College will be having its 18th annual Cultural Festival in March.
TEANECK, New Jersey - When high school prom season rolls in this year, the owner of Razzle Dazzle, an African-American hair salon in Teaneck, would love to see full appointment books and lines out the door, as he enjoyed years ago.
HAVANA - Dozens of works of art were secretly taken from a storage facility at Cuba's flagship National Museum of Fine Arts and some have surfaced across the Florida Straits in Miami, museum and gallery officials said Friday.
NEW ORLEANS - In New Orleans, revelers ride fancy floats, wear elaborate costumes and toss trinkets and beads by the tons to eager - and often inebriated - crowds.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Seventh- and eighth-grade students at Effie Kokrine Charter School have found a way to combine learning and fun while also incorporating Alaska Native culture and one of the most popular sports in the North.
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - The commission working to preserve the culture of sea island slave descendants in four southeastern states is scheduled to meet in Florida.
TAHLEQUAH, Oklahoma - The Cherokee Nation will honor the tribe's translators who work to preserve and promote the language during an event on Friday.
HONOLULU - The University of Hawaii on Thursday approved a plan to lease land at the summit of Mauna Kea for construction of the world's largest optical telescope.
GEORGETOWN, Indiana - The building that housed Georgetown's first bank is safe for at least another month; however, it may take a push from private organizations to keep the structure off the chopping block.
ATLANTA - Georgia officials have once again approved a specialty license plate featuring the Confederate battle flag, infuriating civil rights advocates and renewing a debate among those who believe the symbol honors Confederate heritage and those who see it as racially charged.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Later this month the University of Nebraska-Lincoln Libraries will start a new talk series, "Sci Pop Talks! Where Science Intersects Pop Culture."
CLEVELAND HEIGHTS, Ohio - Four children, all born in Holland but now immersed in American culture, sat around a table covered with workbooks and papers and maps.
JUNEAU, Alaska - One can't help but feel like they've stepped back in time when walking past the St. Nicholas Russian Orthodox Church on Fifth Street. The church, completed in 1894, feels like a relic of Russian America, even though Juneau had been under American control since 1867. The church itself was built at the behest of Alaska Natives who had converted to the Orthodox faith.
MIAMI - Miami's historic preservation board has rejected a developer's plan to carve out and display a remnant of a major prehistoric Native American village.
MIAMI - In a vacant lot between gleaming hotels in downtown Miami, a series of holes carved into the bedrock form eight circles.
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - More than two dozen Illinois buildings and downtown districts have been added to the National Register of Historic Places.
OKLAHOMA CITY - A historic aircraft listed on the National Register of Historic Places relocated Thursday from Oklahoma to a museum in Texas so more people will have the chance to see it up close.