Category: News

Melanie McReynolds lands scientific research position at Princeton University

By solidifying a postdoctoral research associate position at Princeton University’s Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Melanie McReynolds has by far surpassed the goals she set for her scientific career.

“It is hard to find the words to express how I Read more

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – December 29, 1916

LOUISVILLE:  Eugene Robinson now with the Belzoni Bank paid his parents, Mr. and Mr. J. N. Robinson, a visit this week. – Foster Gully, who has a lucrative position as bookkeeper in Arkansas, Read more

MDOT urges safety this New Year’s

JACKSON, MISS. – The year is winding down, and the time of New Year’s resolutions and college football bowl games is quickly approaching.  During this New Year’s holiday, motorists across the state will hit the roads, eager to spend time Read more

Mississippi welcomes migrating waterfowl

By Leslie Burger

MSU Extension Service


Few things are as stirring as the sight of long strings of high-altitude, migrating geese. Soft calls from on high beckon us to stop and marvel at their flight, their apparent freedom and Read more

Registration for ECCC Spring Classes set for Thursday, Jan. 5

Registration activities are scheduled for Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, for new and transfer students planning to attend spring classes at East Central Community College in Decatur.

Registration will be open from 8 a.m. to Noon.

Prior to attending registration, students Read more

Southern Cross transmission project estimates positive impact for state

Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern Development) announced its affiliate’s proposed Southern Cross Transmission project will provide significant economic benefits within Mississippi, including $1.9 billion in total direct, indirect, induced and fiscal economic impact, according to an independent study conducted by Read more

Calendar of Events

La Leche League meeting  

4th Sat. each month

La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Read more

MSU, Enterprise to offer FastTrac course

From Press Reports

Mississippi State University, through a recently awarded “Developing an Entrepreneurial Foundation in the MS ARC Region” grant, will be offering the Kauffman FastTrac NewVenture Entrepreneurship Program at the Regional Economic Enterprise of Mississippi office in the Eupora Read more

Justices Chamberlin, Beam, Kitchens and Maxwell to take oaths Jan. 3

Newly elected Mississippi Supreme Court Justice Robert P. Chamberlin will take the oath of office at 10:30 a.m. Jan. 3, 2017.

Justices James W. Kitchens, James D. Maxwell II and Dawn H. Beam will be sworn in to their new Read more