Monthly Archives: March 2014

FLOOD DAMAGE REPORTED, MORE SEVERE WEATHER POSSIBLE

> > PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of flood damage in two counties in Southwest Mississippi as a result of storms moving through the state last night and this morning. The counties reporting flood damage:…

Supplemental feeding of game species is a bad idea

> > > By James E. “Jim” Miller > Professor Emeritus, Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Aquaculture > MSU Extension Service > > MISSISSIPPI STATE – Offering feed to wildlife is a trend gaining traction in newspaper outdoor columns, outdoor…

Montana Rep bringing ‘Miracle Worker’ to MSU

> > STARKVILLE, Miss.–An April 6 stage performance of “The Miracle Worker” will conclude Mississippi State’s 2013-14 Lyceum Series. > > Performed by the Montana Repertory Theatre, William Gibson’s mesmerizing dramatization tells the true story of tutor Anne Sullivan’s efforts…

Saturday garden series trains area enthusiasts

> > MISSISSIPPI STATE — A monthly garden series at Mississippi State University gives gardening enthusiasts timely tips and techniques to try out in their own landscapes. > > Called the “Last Saturday Garden Series,” these events are hosted by…

ECCC Baseball Team Sweeps Baton Rouge

> Pitching Dominates in ECCC’s Doubleheader Sweep of Baton Rouge > East Central Community College right-hander Kyle Fultz hurled a shut-out in the first game and three pitchers combined talents for a no-hitter in the nightcap in leading the Diamond…

ECCC to Host MACJC All-Star Basketball Games April 11

> ECCC Hosts MACJC All-Star Basketball Games April 11 > East Central Community College in Decatur is again serving as host site for the annual MACJC (Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges) All-Star Basketball Games. > This year’s event…

Tax officials receive certification training

> > MISSISSIPPI STATE — Sixteen tax assessors and appraisers from throughout Mississippi recently participated in the Certified Appraiser School at Mississippi State University. > > The March 3-7 and March 17-21 training sessions were conducted by the Mississippi Department…