Monthly Archives: October 2016

Grant Allows ECCC to Implement Warrior Wellness

> Grant Funds Warrior Wellness Initiative at East Central Community College > > A grant from the Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Mississippi Foundation is boosting East Central Community College’s efforts to create and sustain a culture of wellness…

State Inmate Escapes County Jail Saturday

> > JACKSON – The Mississippi Department of Corrections, county and other authorities are searching for a state inmate who escaped the Amite County Jail on Saturday evening. > > Michael Wayne Young, 42, has two convictions – felon in…

Green industry enjoys new trends, interests

> > By Linda Breazeale > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — Increasing markets for local foods and succulent plants are encouraging green industry suppliers to offer new products for horticulture customers. > > Horticultural crops are important…

New season brings fall color, changes

> > > By Leslie Burger > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — It appears the fickle Mississippi weather has finally caught up with the calendar. > > As of the Autumnal Equinox on Sept. 22, we entered…

Political Signs are Illegal in Rights-of-Way

> Jackson, Miss. – The Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) reminds political candidates that campaign signs are not permitted on state highway right-of-way. To maintain traffic safety, the following rules govern the placement of signs: > > • According to…