Monthly Archives: November 2014

SEVERE STORMS POSSIBLE SATURDAY AND SUNDAY

> PEARL – With the threat of severe weather in the forecast for most of the state Saturday night through Sunday afternoon, the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is reminding residents to know how they will be alerted and to have…

More than 350 MS Kids in Need of a Holiday Hero

> Youth Villages is seeking Holiday Heroes for children in North Mississippi and across the state who may have suffered abuse or neglect or are dealing with mental health issues. As a Holiday Hero, you can make the holiday wishes…

Common deer parasites do not affect venison

> > By Bronson Strickland > Wildlife Biologist and Wildlife Management Specialist > MSU Extension Service > > While dressing a deer this fall, there are some common parasites you may encounter. None of these parasites actually affects the quality…

MSU offers state’s only petroleum engineering degree

> > > STARKVILLE, Miss.–The Bagley College of Engineering at Mississippi State will offer the state’s only degree in petroleum engineering, the Mississippi Institutions of Higher Learning board of trustees announced today. > > At its monthly meeting in Jackson,…

Ag Museum Fire Determined Accidental

> The fire at the State Agricultural and Forestry Museum that destroyed three buildings Nov. 13 and caused over $2.5 million in damage has been determined to have ignited on the upper floor of the barn and was accidental in…

McDonald’s holds turkey Giveaway

McDonald’s Warms Hearts of their Employees McDonald’s is giving over 300 turkeys to employees from all seven locations for Thanksgiving on Thursday, November 20, 2014 at McDonald’s beside Strange Brew at 12 noon. The tradition of employers recognizing their workers…