Vaughan’s Vocabulary

Don Vaughan provides infrequently used words to strengthen your vocabulary.

Operas are an important part of our culture. “Another Opening, Another Show” by Tom Markus and Linda Sarver points out that opera was born in the Renaissance when the Florentine … Read more

Local among leadership program fellows for 2014

By Press Reports


Mississippi State G. V. “Sonny” Montgomery Leadership Program recently named 45 spring 2014 fellows.

Kyle Henson, of Ackerman, a junior international business major is one of those 45.

The three-semester program is designed for MSU students … Read more

Strong production cannot overcome lower ag prices

By Linda Breazeale

MSU Ag Communications


MISSISSIPPI STATE — Mississippi’s top two agricultural commodities — poultry and forestry — maintained their strength in 2013, but most agronomic crop values took a hit from significantly lower prices than those earned … Read more

Supervisors discuss economic partnership

By Daniel Brunty

The Choctaw Plaindealer


The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors agreed to join a previously proposed three-county economic partnership agreement to establish the Regional Economic Partnership of Mississippi during their Dec. 30th meeting held at the Choctaw … Read more