MDA hosts opportunity for business leaders

The Mississippi Development Authority (MDA) will lead a delegation of state business leaders on a business development mission to Costa Rica and Panama from March 20-26, 2011. The trip is designed to provide opportunities to Mississippi businesses looking to expand trade and create business relationships in the two markets. During the mission, participants will have […]

NWCC Homecoming Royalty

{paypalaccess}Read more{/paypalaccess} Members of the Northwest Mississippi Community College 2010 Homecoming Court for Lafayette-Yalobusha Technical Center and their escorts are (l-r) freshman Kristi Ray, Nick Bailey, both of Oxford; sophomore Haley Terry of Water Valley, Logan Dodson of Homewood, Ala.; sophomore Katherine Reeves, Christopher Reeves, both of Oxford; freshman Brittannee Potts of Oxford, and Patrick […]

Tunica Academy announces fall scholars

Tunica Academy Headmaster Ed Beach recently announced the honor roll for the first nine weeks of the 2010-2011 school year.HEADMASTER’S LISTTwelfth Grade: Stephen Gray, Claudia MurguiaEleventh Grade: Brandon Holmes {paypalaccess}Read more{/paypalaccess} Tenth Grade: Madison SmallwoodNinth Grade: Abigail Barnett, Clara Cupples, Ellen Graves, Hayley Holmes, Rip Kirk, Sallie Perry, Alexa Taylor, Crystal TerryEighth Grade: Hayes StantonSeventh […]

Southern Gardening: Award winners for fall gardens

The 2010 Mississippi Medallion Award Winners are Fireworks Gomphrena, Electric Lime Coleus, Purple Flash pepper and Gulf Coast muhly grass. Mississippi Medallion Award Winners are selected each year based on their ability to thrive in Mississippi’s hot, humid summers and cool winters.This past weekend, I was at the Fall Flower and Garden Fest at the […]

SO promotions

{paypalaccess}Read more{/paypalaccess} On Thursday, October 11, Sheriff K.C. Hamp promoted several officers to new jobs.  There were several officers who interviewed for an investigation position in the Criminal Investigation Division. Deputy Louise Linzy was promoted to Detective after being asked a series of questions by a panel comprised of Mayor Chuck Cariker from the Town […]

Face the Music

{paypalaccess}Read more{/paypalaccess} Memphis Symphony Orchestra presents Family Tunes and Tales, a series of free concerts for families at the R.C. Irwin Library. Musicians and librarians bring books to life with music and drama which will spark your child’s interest. The experience engages the listening skills of children as they enjoy a musical storybook reading. This […]