History of ugly christmas sweaters/contests

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Submitted by Jan Ballard, Choctaw County Extension

The definition of an “ugly Christmas sweater” is any sweater with a Christmas theme that is considered in bad taste, tacky, or gaudy. While what is in bad taste is debatable, general consensus … Read more

MSU tour

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The CCCTC Animal & Environmental Science classes toured the MSU farms and facilities on Friday, November 13. The students got to observe what goes on in the daily operations of the dairy, beef, and horse units. The students were able … Read more

I expect compassion and courage from my state


When did Mississippians stop doing what was the right and stop helping others because of fear?

I expected Alabama and some Northern states to say Syrian Refugees are not welcome, but for my state of Mississippi- the hospitality state- to … Read more

Pet Pals


In the November 4-H Pet Pals meeting, attendees learned about horses.… Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 11/18/15

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Try the table technique for mastering vocabulary-building words. In Microsoft Word click Table, then Insert Table. You’ll need four columns and 21 rows to begin with, and as you add … Read more