Monthly Archives: February 2015

North Mississippi producers review ag needs with MSU

> > By Nathan Gregory > MSU Ag Communications > > VERONA, Miss. — Agricultural producers from 27 counties and 16 commodity groups in north Mississippi met with Mississippi State University representatives Feb. 19 to discuss research and outreach needs.…

ECCC Baseball Grabs Two Wins in Rush Tourney

> ECCC Baseball Grabs Two Wins in Rush Tourney > The East Central Community College baseball team grabbed a pair of wins during the annual Rush Invitational Tournament, held Friday and Saturday, Feb. 20-21 on the Decatur campus. Games scheduled…

ECCC to Host JSU Jazz Band

> As part of the inaugural season of East Central Community College’s Cultural Arts Series, the Fine Arts Department will host the Jackson State University Jazz Ensemble at 7 p.m., Tuesday, March 3, in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus.…

Vickers to Present Program on Quilts at ECCC

> Vickers to Present Program on Quilts at ECCC > > Carol Vickers will present “The Culture of a Community as Reflected in its Quilts” Wednesday, March 18, at East Central Community College in Decatur. The program begins at 1…

iFLY Conference Comes to Starkville

> Starkville, Miss. – The Mississippi State Department of Health’s (MSDH) youth-led tobacco prevention program Generation FREE will present its 2015 iFLY (Inspiring Future Leaders Youth) Conference on February 24, 2015 at Mississippi State University, Colvard Student Union, 196 Lee…

OCH Special Beginnings Classes

> > > Sodas for Siblings Class Helps Prepare Big Brother, Big Sister > > Being a new big brother or big sister is not always easy, so OCH Regional Medical Center is helping to make the transition a little…

Several Days of Icy Conditions

> > State Preparing for Several Days of Icy Conditions > > PEARL –The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency is activating the State Emergency Operations Center tonight at 11 p.m. as winter precipitation is forecast to affect the state through Wednesday.…

Mississippi Saves Week kicks off Feb. 23

> > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi Saves will launch its second America Saves Week campaign on Feb. 23 to promote financial responsibility throughout the state. > > As part of the national America Saves effort, Mississippians can save money…

ExRescue your house from residential rodents

> > By Leslie Burger > Assistant Extension Professor > Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture > Mississippi State University > > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — “Say your prayers, varmint!” > > If you recognize this quote, you know its…