Actress Sela Ward will be honored in her hometown Wednesday.
The Meridian native will be the latest addition to the Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Center Walk of Fame, outside the MSU Riley Center.
Ward has been instrumental in getting both the Riley Center and the Arts and Entertainment Center in Meridian.
The event starts at 4 p.m. Wednesday outside the Riley Center.
Others honored with stars on the MAEC Walk of Fame include, BB King, Jimmie Rodgers, Eudora Welty and William Faulkner.