Monthly Archives: July 2014

Keenum to give Seaman A. Knapp Memorial Lecture

> > > WASHINGTON, July 30, 2014– Sonny Ramaswamy, director of USDA’s National Institute of Food and Agriculture (NIFA), announced today that Dr. Mark Keenum, president of Mississippi State University (MSU), will present the 2014 Seaman A. Knapp Memorial Lecture…

McDonald’s Helps Their employees

McDonald’s will present the children of their employees from all seven locations with backpacks and school supplies on Friday, August 1, 2014 at McDonald’s. The backpacks and supplies will be presented to the children of McDonalds employees from the two…

Corrections Employees Receive Employee Recognition Awards

> > ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ > Jackson – The Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) announced today the April, May and June South Mississippi Correctional Institution (SMCI) and Region III Community Corrections employee award recipients for the second quarter of 2014. > >…

New book helps landowners manage wildlife, fisheries

> > > RAYMOND — A new book should provide private landowners with a comprehensive and easy-to-understand guide to current land management techniques for fisheries and wildlife. > > Adam T. Rohnke, a certified wildlife biologist with the MSU Extension…

MSU wild hog research needs foresters, farmers

> > > MISSISSIPPI STATE — Mississippi State University scientists are conducting research to determine the economic impact of wild hog damage to agriculture in Mississippi. > > Bronson Strickland and Jessica Tegt, Extension wildlife biologists in the university’s Forest…

ECCC Educational Opportunities

> East Central Community College in Decatur continues to offer a variety of educational opportunities to assist students of all ages in reaching their academic goals. > In addition to courses provide in a traditional classroom setting, East Central offers…

ECCC PBL Adviser, Student Honored at National Conference

> ECCC PBL Adviser, Student Honored at National Conference > East Central Community College business technology instructor Christy Ferguson (left) and her daughter, sophomore Leah Ferguson, both of Philadelphia, received special recognition at the National Phi Beta Lambda Conference held…

ECCC PBL Chapter Receives National Honors

> East Central Community College in Decatur was well represented at the National Phi Beta Lambda Leadership Conference, as an adviser and students representing Theta Chi chapter received various honors at the annual competition held earlier this summer in Nashville.…