Monthly Archives: March 2012

Poet Creates Elvis Meets Einstein Award

Poet Creates Elvis Meets Einstein Award … First receipients to read Thursday on radio show   Charity is the only scam that makes me richer than I am.   – By Poetry Bob with Elvis and the Einstein All Stars…

Girl Scouts seeks Alumnae

Girl Scouts seeks Alumnae Girl Scouts of Greater Mississippi is inviting all Girl Scout Alumnae regardless of where they were Girl Scouts to reconnect with the Girl Scout organization. GSGMS, which serves girls and volunteers in 45 counties throughout south…

Crappie Fishing Heating up in Delta Oxbows

Crappie Fishing Heating up in Delta Oxbows Above average temperatures the past few weeks have led to great crappie fishing in many Mississippi Delta lakes. “Crappie move into shallow water to spawn based on water temperatures, and many oxbows are…

Premier Research Park Opens April 5 on UM Campus

Premier Research Park Opens April 5 on UM Campus University of Mississippi officials are set to celebrate the grand opening of Insight Park, a world-class research park, at 3 p.m. April 5 on Insight Park Avenue (formerly Hathorn Road), just…

High School Students Create Art that Reflects Their Hometowns

High School Students Create Art that Reflects Their Hometowns With cameras in hand, 22 Mississippi high school students and eight teachers are discovering that art exists everywhere, even in the smallest communities.             The Wide Angle Learning project, which allows high…

Cart Announces Expansion of Operations in Clarksdale, Miss.

Saf-T-Cart Announces Expansion of Operations in Clarksdale, Miss. Officials from Saf-T-Cart, manufacturer of steel welding carts and storage products for various commercial and industrial applications, have announced the company is expanding its operations in Clarksdale, Miss., in order to accommodate…

Governor comments on Rural Physician legislation

Governor comments on Rural Physician legislation Legislation aiming to encourage physicians to practice in medically underserved areas of the state today passed the Mississippi House 120-1. House Bill 1547 caps the state income tax of every new physician who chooses…

Bus tour stops in MS

Bus tour stops in MS Today: Tuesday, March 27 at 4:30 p.m., the U.S. Travel Association’s “Vote Travel” bus tour will stop in downtown Jackson, Miss., for a press conference and photo opportunity at 4:30 p.m. near the Gartin and…

Mississippi trail Blues marker

Mississippi trail Blues marker On Thursday, March 29, 2012, Tyrone Davis will receive a marker on the Mississippi Blues Trail. The marker unveiling ceremony is scheduled for 4 p.m. at 409 N. Main Street in Leland, Miss.   Tyrone Davis,…