Monthly Archives: August 2016

Rainy weather slows state’s corn harvest

> > > By Bonnie Coblentz > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — Wet, cloudy weather through much of August has prevented corn from drying as it should before harvest, possibly cutting into farmers’ profit margins. > >…

MSU researchers cool poultry with sprinklers

> By Bonnie Coblentz > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — The same principle that cools down kids running through a lawn sprinkler on a hot summer day is being tested on chickens in Mississippi State University’s commercial…

September Special Beginnings Classes at OCH

OCH Regional Medical Center to Host September Breast Is Best Classes OCH Regional Medical Center will host a “Breast Is Best” class for expectant mothers who plan to or are considering breastfeeding. Classes will be held Thursdays, September 8, 15,…

ECCC SBDC to Offer ŒUnderstanding Business Financials¹

> East Central Community College’s Small Business Development Center will offer a free seminar on “Understanding Business Financials” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Monday, September 26, 2016, at the Workforce Development Center on the Decatur campus. > This workshop is…

ECCC To Offer Home Maintenance and Repair Class in Philadelphia

> The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer a Home Maintenance and Repair Class in Philadelphia beginning Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at the Philadelphia/Neshoba County Career-Technical Center. > Students will learn how to perform basic residential wiring…

ECCC To Offer Welding I Class in Philadelphia

> The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer a Welding I class beginning Monday, September 12, 2016, at the Productivity Lab in Philadelphia. > Participants will receive instruction in MIG, TIG, stick and gas welding. > Classes…

ECCC To Offer Small Engine Repair Class in Philadelphia

> The East Central Community College Workforce Development Center will offer a Small Engine Repair class beginning Monday, September 12, 2016, at the Productivity Lab in Philadelphia. > Participants will receive instruction in theory of operation, carboration, ignition systems and…