Past State Directors receive recognition

Members in attendance were (l to R) Latonya Hardy, Lasonja Hardy, Arnita Riley (president), Charlotte Miller and Virginia Thomas. (not pictured: Gloria Cotton).

From press reports

Charlotte Miller of McCool was among the Past State Directors honored at the Sigma / Zeta Mississippi State Leadership Conference held on February 26-28, 2016 in Jackson at the Marriott Hotel.… Read more



Billy Ganann enjoying a Sunday Afternoon horse race in Artesia with fellow friends.

The horse “Rocket” wasn’t used to the sightseeing pace Ganann … Read more

State FFA Contests

AEST pic at MSU

Members of the Choctaw County High School FFA members will soon be traveling out of state to compete in a national competition after recently participating in the State FFA Contests on Friday, April 8.… Read more

Lady Bulldogs close out season with 16-24-1 mark

From school reports

The Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs ended their season Saturday with a split with the homestanding Lady Wildcats of Pearl River Community College. Holmes won the first game in eight innings, 4-0, and Pearl River won the … Read more

Vaughan’s Vocabulary – 04/20/2016

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Occasionally I like featuring challenging questions whose answers are vocabulary-building words. What’s the word that can be found right in the middle of the name of Uruguay’s capital that means … Read more