Civil War – John Hunt Morgan – His life and death

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Submitted by C.J. Johnson

Civilwar.org provides an excellent biography of this highly-regarded Rebel cavalry leader. “John Hunt Morgan – known as the ‘Thunderbolt of the Confederacy’ and remembered as the ideal of the romantic Southern cavalryman — was born June … Read more

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