Submitted by C.J. Johnson
Not unlike other families in Mississippi during the 1920s and 30s, the Gladney family had an orchard and vegetable gardens, which provided plenty of food, as well as work.
The potato house, a flat-topped, small one … Read more
By Rep. Joey Hood
Members did not hesitate to address big issues early on last week. After adjournment on Jan. 12, members of the Constitution Committee met and adopted House Concurrent Resolution 9. It was debated Jan. 13 … Read more
Weir Elementary School had their annual Reading Fair on November 7, 2014. The Weir Elementary School teachers and staff were very pleased with the projects this year. The students put a lot of time and effort into their projects, and … Read more
Ackerman Elementary School announces Chargers in Charge for December:… Read more
From Staff Reports
Smiles and giggles were abundant at T&C Ice Co.’s free “Snow Day” in Mathiston the afternoon of Jan. 11. Nearly 100 people enjoyed the winter wonderland created by T&C at 120 Scott Ave.… Read more
NARFE to Meet
The National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association will hold its monthly meeting on January 22 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Starkville. Doors open at 11 a.m. and lunch is served at 11:30. There … Read more
VERONA — Mississippi State University’s North Mississippi Research and Extension Center will host its annual Producer Advisory Council meeting Feb. 19 in Verona.
Agricultural clients will meet with representatives from the MSU Extension Service and the Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry … Read more
Evangelist Francie Hemphill
God’s love is like a hot cup of cocoa, it warms the heart of the one who drinks it. I will forever praise your Holy name.
Luke 22:42 Saying, Father, if thou be willing, remove … Read more
By Austin Bishop
The Choctaw Plaindealer
Choctaw County High School boys basketball coach Gary Beals is well aware of how tough Region 5-3A will be this year.
His Chargers split a pair of games last week, beating Raleigh and falling … Read more
By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists
Plants such as roses and fruit trees are usually grafted. You can easily find the graft union; it is the swollen part of the stem.
In later years, you’ll be able … Read more