HomeStretch, Inc. Expanding Operations in Nettleton, Miss.

> JACKSON—Officials from upholstered reclining furniture manufacturer HomeStretch, Inc. announce the company is expanding its operations in Nettleton, Miss., by adding 60,000 square feet of manufacturing and warehouse space to its existing facility. The project will create 60 new jobs,…

Garner convicted of depraved heart murder

> Jackson, MS—A Hinds County resident has been convicted by a jury of depraved heart murder, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today. > > The jury trial of Tracey Lynn Garner (formerly known as Morris Garner), age 54, of Jackson…

Men of Color Summit explores challenges, solutions

> > STARKVILLE, Miss.– Industry leaders, educational professionals and university students discussed the academic challenges faced by young African-American men at Mississippi State University’s third annual Men of Color Summit. > > At “Global Competitiveness: Exploring Pathways Toward Academic Achievement,”…

Get fired up about ornamental peppers

> > By Gary R. Bachman > MSU Horticulturist > Coastal Research & Extension Center > > My taste buds love hot peppers, but the rest of me really likes the increased use of peppers as ornamentals. > > Each…