Monthly Archives: February 2017

NMMC and MORA host inaugural Tour de Life bike ride

> PONTOTOC, MS—In honor of National Donate Life Month, North Mississippi Medical Center (NMMC) and Mississippi Organ Recovery Agency (MORA) are holding the inaugural Tour de Life bike ride, Saturday, April 1 on the Tanglefoot Trail. > > “We hope…

Choose irrigation from best sources

> > By Austin Omer > MSU Extension Service > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — With spring around the corner, gardeners and farmers are beginning to plan for the upcoming planting and growing seasons. > > One important way to ensure…

Lake Dockery Tagged Fish Still Available

> JACKSON – The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) tagged 100 fish at Lake Dockery last October. Largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, and channel catfish were marked with a yellow tag on their back behind the dorsal…

Extension hosts clinics for 4-H Horse Show classes

> > > STARKVILLE, Miss. — The Mississippi State University Extension Service will host four clinics for 4-H’ers interested in competing in two new performance classes at the 2017 Mississippi 4-H Horse Show. > > Extension equine specialist Clay Cavinder…

AG Hood Warns Workers to be Wary of W-2 Scam

> > JACKSON— Attorney General Jim Hood warned Mississippi taxpayers today that scammers are targeting a wide range of organizations attempting to collect W-2 data that can in turn be used to file fraudulent tax returns. > > According to…