Allard shines in Braves loss

The Mississippi Braves (1-2) drop Game 3 of their season opening series 6-1 to the Jacksonville Jumbo Shrimp (2-1) on the first Sensational Saturday of the season at Trustmark Park in Pearl, Mississippi. Despite a quality start from LHP Kolby…

Children need guidance to discover the outdoors

By Evan O’Donnell MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — Most of us spent our childhoods outdoors in a constant state of motion, but many of today’s youngsters are not experiencing the outdoor activities we remember with pleasure. When I reminisce…

2017 Midsouth Stargaze and Astronomy Conference

Submitted by Edwin Faughn Rainwater Observatory   Rainwater Observatory is gearing up for its annual Midsouth Stargaze and Astronomy Conference coming up April 26-29, 2017! This event attracts amateur and professional astronomers from around the country. It is held under…

ECCC to host annual Art Exhibit

The East Central Community College Art Department will host its 2017 Student Art Exhibition beginning Monday, April 17, through Friday, April 28, in the lobby of the Vickers Fine Arts Center Auditorium. A reception will be held from 2:30 to…