Demand for local produce, markets continues to grow

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By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

RAYMOND — As demand increases for locally grown produce, farmers markets have become a way to take fresh fruits and vegetables directly to customers.
“This segment of agriculture is growing, and I think we … Read more

Public review and comment for the Sam D. Hamilton Refuge

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) announces that as of August 28, 2014, the Draft Comprehensive Conservation Plan (CCP), Environmental Assessment (EA) and associated step-down plans are available for Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge (SDHN NWR). The … Read more

Sports Schedule – 9/3/14

WEDNESDAY, SEPT. 3
Prep Softball
4 p.m. — Winston Academy at Oak Hill
Junior College Soccer
5/7 p.m. — ECCC women/men at Jones
THURSDAY, SEPT. 4
Prep Softball
4 p.m. — Starkville at Winston Academy
6 p.m. — French Camp … Read more

Calendar of Events – 9/3/14

Personal Computer Class Sept. 3
Turning the Tide on Poverty, a program through the MSU Extension Service Choctaw County, is offering a new Personal Computer class. Class will begin September 3 and be held on Wednesdays and Thursdays from 12:30-2:30pm. … Read more