Monthly Archives: April 2016

Therapeutic riding spurs on friendships

> > > By Linda Breazeale > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. – Therapeutic horseback riding is about much more than physical therapy. > > Cassie Brunson, coordinator of the Mississippi State University Extension Service Therapeutic Riding and…

Control nuisance animals to protect ponds, lakes

> > By Bill Maily > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — Pond and lake owners frequently seek help to control unwanted pests in and around their water, such as turtles, beavers, muskrats, nutrias, alligators and sometime geese.…

Jackson Man Going to Prison for Auto Theft

> Jackson, Miss.- Derrick Thomas, 22, of Jackson, has been sentenced for auto theft, announced Attorney General Jim Hood today. > > Thomas appeared Thursday before Hinds County Circuit Court Judge Jeff Weill, Sr., and pleaded guilty to one count…

EMCC student receives prestigious scholarship

> MAYHEW – An East Mississippi Community College student is among a handful of Phi Theta Kappa members worldwide to earn a prestigious scholarship. > Dixie Morgan, a West Point sophomore at the Golden Triangle campus, received the PTK Oberndorf…

ECCC Retirees Look Forward To New Activities

> East Central Community College faculty and staff members Vicki Blaylock, Tina Harris and Dr. Evadna Lyons are each looking forward to new and varied activities when they retire at the end of the 2015-16 term. > Blaylock joined the…