Saturday Aug 16
Red Cross announces volunteer of the year, contributions
The Red Cross Northeast Mississippi chapter named Guntown's Joe Lukas this year's outstanding volunteer and the CREATE Foundation this year's community partner of the year at its annual meeting.
North Lee, Tupelo may seek to settle
The city of Tupelo's continuing effort to block the construction of six new water wells by the North Lee County Water Association was rebuffed again Tuesday by the Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality Permit Board after more than five hours of testimony.
New Albany Gazette
Tickets on sale for RiverFest literary kickoff luncheon
Tickets are now on sale for the fourth annual Tallahatchie RiverFest Kickoff Community Luncheon, which will be held Friday, Sept.
Delta Farm Press
As China's cotton acres shrink, door opens to more U.S. sales
Within just a five-year period through 2016-17, China will have gone from producing 35 million bales of cotton to just 20 million bales, opening the door to more sales of U.S. cotton, says O.A. Cleveland, Jr., Extension economics professor emeritus at Mississippi State University.