Monthly Archives: June 2016

Attempted Escape Quickly Thwarted at SMCI

> JACKSON – Two inmates attempting to escape the South Mississippi Correctional Institution near Leakesville late Saturday night were caught before making it off grounds. > > Inmate Joshua Teague, #127854, and Jeremy Ogle, #F32303, were back in custody within…

New pilot program at EMCC’s Scooba campus

> Pilot program open to qualified Kemper County residents > > SCOOBA – An upper age limitation on a pilot program at East Mississippi Community College’s Scooba campus to provide tuition-free workforce training to Kemper County residents has been lifted.…

Extension program bridges digital gap in rural areas

> > By Nathan Gregory > MSU Extension Service > > QUITMAN — Bringing rural Mississippi communities into the digital age is the objective of a newly established Mississippi State University Extension Service program. > > The MSU Extension Intelligent…

Mississippi State updates unmanned aircraft policy

> STARKVILLE, Miss.–Mississippi’s leading research university has updated its unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) and model aircraft policy. > > According to Mississippi State’s chief research officer, the purpose of the new policy is to ensure that UAS and model aircraft…