MSU salamander work has conservation impact

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Ag Communications   A tough bunch of salamanders found a home in a brand-new lab at Mississippi State University, where they are helping researchers learn how to keep populations of these amphibians from declining worldwide. The…

On a Mission in Mississippi

By Katie Eubanks Northside Sun Staff Writer   Without the cross, Mission Mississippi would be just another nonprofit with nice ideas. But the cross changes everything. That’s what Mission Mississippi staff and board members are praying will happen over the…

Fall, winter gardens offer fresh produce

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications   JACKSON – The vegetable garden’s homegrown goodness can last well into the fall and early winter with proper care. Summer vegetables, such as tomatoes, squash, cucumbers and peppers can all be replanted this…

Historical Highlight Luncheon next week

By Press Reports   The August Historical Highlight Luncheon at French Camp Presbyterian Church will be on Tuesday, August 13 at noon. The speaker will Dr. Patrick Hopkins, Professor and Chair of the Philosophy Department at Millsaps College. Patrick is a 1984…