Choctaw County Flea Market planned

The Choctaw County Flea Market began in 2012 as part of the MSU Extension’s Turning the Tide on Poverty project. The flea market, which is held every Spring and Fall, offers families a venue where they can sell arts, crafts, … Read more

MSU Extension programs address obesity problem

By Bonnie Coblentz
MSU Extension Service

Recent data suggests Mississippians are learning that more is not always better when it comes to body weight.

The adult obesity rate has been increasing in the state for many years, but a recent … Read more


Elsie Gene
Cooper Cockrell
Sept. 18, 2016

Services for Elsie Gene Cooper Cockrell, 79, of Tupelo were Sept. 21, 2016, in the Tupelo Chapel of Holland Funeral Directors with the Rev. Matt Scopel officiating. Burial was in Lee Memorial Park. … Read more

Live at The Lake Saturday October 1

Burnt Orange Studio, City of Louisville, Chamber of Commerce and Lake Tiak O’Khata proudly presents. TRES GONDOLEROS Oct. 1 at Lake Tiak Okhata.

Comprised of Mark Goldbeck of Jefferson City, MO on piano and vocals, Fernando Alois of Caracas Venezuela … Read more

Our hunting guide for all in today’edition

Dear Sportswomen…

Being a wife, mother and holding down a full time job can get a little stressful at times, but thats life – and I wouldn’t change it for anything.

I’ve come to realize in the last several years … Read more

In our community

That’s Life
By Ruth Nowlin

My article will be short this time – don’t know if that will be received as good or bad.  Anyway, I am in the throes of digging out corners and moving spider webs.  For some … Read more