By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications
RAYMOND, Miss. — A profitable sales outlet and a ready-made customer base make farmers markets the ideal channels for small-scale producers to sell their crops.
“Price and demand both drive the success of farmers … Read more
Submitted by C.J. Johnson
General Robert E. Lee tried to outmaneuver and outrun General Grant, by heading west. Lee’s men were short on supplies; many left the ranks on the retreat. Upon their arrival at Appomattox, Lee had no place … Read more
Ackerman School Reunion
On Saturday, April 25, 2015, former classmates, teachers, coaches, administrators and friends will gather on the Choctaw County High School Campus for the annual school reunion. The meeting begins in the Ty Cobb Complex at 12:00 Noon … Read more
From school results
The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs split two key North Division contests with the Northwest Mississippi Community College Lady Rangers on Saturday, winning game one 4-1 and falling in game two 4-0.… Read more
Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.
I am reading a book titled “Hamlet: A User’s Guide” by Michael Pennington, who has performed in “Hamlet, Prince of Denmark” numerous times throughout three decades.… Read more
From Ethen Gillespie
“Wow!!” I said as I listened. So much hurt . . . so much unforgiveness . . . so much resentment.
I wondered if either of them recognized what was happening, when it happened and how it … Read more
Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this winter season called “APRIL SKIES OVER RAINWATER!” This presentation will be given on Friday, April 10, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, … Read more
WED, APRIL 15
Junior College Softball
2 p.m. — Itawamba at Jackson (Tenn.) State (DH)
6:30 p.m. — UT-Martin at Ole Miss
8 p.m. — South Alabama at Mississippi State… Read more
Kelli Aurell, Marilyn Ramirez, & Roman Ramirez set to perform. CenterStage, Itawamba Community College’s pop show group, will perform its spring concert at 6:30 p.m., Apr. 23, in the W.O. Benjamin Fine Arts Center auditorium at the Fulton Campus. This … Read more
From pres reports
The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) Fisheries Bureau is hosting a pond management workshop in Choctaw County. The workshop will be held at the Choctaw County of Commerce at 55 East Quinn Street in … Read more