Monthly Archives: December 2013

Day One program recognizes outstanding service

> > Nearly 20 students and two university employees are among honorees recognized at Mississippi State for outstanding service during the 2013 fall semester. > > They were announced formally at a recent campus showcase organized by Day One, the…

Southern Miss Experiences Unforgettable 2013

> Southern Miss Experiences Unforgettable 2013 > > The year 2013 proved challenging and rewarding at The University of Southern Mississippi – from the devastation of an F-4 tornado to the naming of a new president. > > Below are…

Con artists targeting Mississippi credit union members

> Jackson, MS–Attorney General Jim Hood is warning consumers that Mississippi has recently experienced a multitude of automated phishing attempts targeting credit unions and their clients. The fraud is mostly being perpetrated by text messages touting a fake “Credit Union…

Strong production cannot overcome lower ag prices

> > By Linda Breazeale > MSU Ag Communications > > MISSISSIPPI STATE — Mississippi’s top two agricultural commodities — poultry and forestry — maintained their strength in 2013, but most agronomic crop values took a hit from significantly lower…

Emergency Unemployment Compensation Ending

> JACKSON, Miss. — The Mississippi Department of Employment Security today announced the Emergency Unemployment Compensation 2008, EUC08, program will end Dec. 28, 2013. The program is paid with federal funds not state funds and must be approved by Congress.…

3rd White-tailed Deer Gun Season Opens December 24

> 3rd White-tailed Deer Gun Season Opens December 24 > JACKSON – Mississippi’s 3rd white-tailed deer gun hunting season will open December 24 and run through January 22. Hunting with dogs is allowed during this season. Legal deer include either-sex…