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8 hrs ago |

Daylilies are excellent landscape performers

GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICESuburban Nancy Gayle is an outstanding new daylily selection developed in Hattiesburg.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home

22 hrs ago | Commercial Dispatch

Oktibbeha schools again operating with accreditation

Oktibbeha County School District is again an accredited school system almost two years after a state takeover, but Conservator Margie Pulley will continue to run the district until 2015's consolidation.


Related Topix: Starkville, MS, Shaw, MS

Yesterday | Ag Professional

New training modules on herbicide resistance now available

The Weed Science Society of America announced the availability of three new education modules on herbicide resistance in weeds, available free online at .


Related Topix: University of Kentucky

Wed Jul 30, 2014

The Mississippi Press

MGCCC names Caroline Ramagos vice president of Institutional Advancement, Institutional Relations

A Soso native, she was previously vice president of Institutional Advancement at Jones County Junior College and executive director of the JCJC Foundation and Alumni Association.


Related Topix: Soso, MS, Marketing, University of Southern Mississippi

Van Wardlaw Named TVA Executive Vice President Of External Relations

Tennessee Valley Authority President and CEO Bill Johnson announced Wednesday that he has named Van M. Wardlaw as the new executive vice president of External Relations.


Related Topix: Tennessee Valley Authority, Energy, University of Mississippi, Chattanooga, TN, Hixson, TN

Tue Jul 29, 2014

For Whom The Cowbell Tolls

2015 Mississippi State Football Recruiting: Georgia OL Trey Derouen commits to the Bulldogs

The train kept rolling for the class of 2015 tonight as Lilburn, Georgia offensive lineman Trey Derouen committed to Mississippi State.


Related Topix: Gwinnett County, GA, Lilburn, GA, Boston College, Georgia Tech, Sports, NCAA Sports, Mississippi State University NCAA

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Meridian woman crowned Miss Hospitality

The 21-year-old senior at Mississippi State University won the Miss Hospitality Pageant in Hattiesburg Saturday night.


Related Topix: Mississippi Government, Mississippi

Mississippi Business Journal

Weather, armyworms challenge turf and forage producers

In 2014, forage producers raised an estimated 600,000 acres of hay across the state.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Dennis, MS, Noxubee County, MS

Sat Jul 26, 2014

WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

Meridian's Bonnie Blue Dulaney crowned Miss Hospitality

A Senior Mississippi State University biochemistry major from Meridian has been crowned Mississippi's Miss Hospitality for 2014.


Related Topix: Hattiesburg, MS, Neshoba County, MS

Diane C. Peranich: Time to switch university partners on Coast

Our quality of life and our ability to diversify the Coast's economy are at risk.


Related Topix: University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS, Harrison County, MS, Libraries

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Sea Coast Echo

Going for Baroque: Lagniappe Church hosts second annual Music & Art Camp in Bay St. Louis

Nineteen children who have spent their whole lives experiencing only south Mississippi's two seasons this week got the opportunity to learn about Vivaldi's "The Four Seasons."


Related Topix: Bay St. Louis, MS, Oldies, The Four Seasons, Family, Kids, Pass Christian, MS

WLOX-TV Biloxi


Since 2007, Kelly has served as Gulfport's chief administrative officer. He was appointed to the board by Gov. Haley Barbour in 2011.


Related Topix: Gulfport, MS, Haley Barbour, US Governors

New Albany Gazette

Dr. David Ellis, 94, dies

He achieved his medical career as one of the area's longest-serving doctors in a roundabout way, and when he did start, it was in an era when a local physician was expected to make a string of house calls late into the night.


Related Topix: Kidney Cancer, Health, Blue Mountain, MS, Potts Camp, MS, Lafayette County, MS, Prentiss County, MS

Thu Jul 24, 2014

Elephant ears can add to garden color, texture

GARY BACHMAN/MISSISSIPPI STATE UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERVICEDiamond Head, named after the volcanic cone on the Hawaiian Island of Oahu, has jet black leaves with a texture resembling corrugation.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Home

Commercial Dispatch

Business brief: Forde inducted

John Forde, Ph.D., APR, Fellow PRSA of Starkville, will be inducted into the Southern Public Relations Hall of Fame Friday at noon in the John Grisham Room at Mississippi State University Mitchell Memorial Library.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Mississippi Press

Gulf Coast Neighbors: Valerie Winn enjoys multifaceted creative outlets

In addition to being the office administrator of Palmetto Dental Care in Gautier, and being the published author of Forsaking Mimosa, a novel published in 2012 by Dogwood Press, she is also a photographer and an artist.


Related Topix: Gautier, MS, McComb, MS, Photography, Arts, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens, Journalism

Commercial Dispatch

You scream, I scream: Bully's cold treat keeps gaining in popularity

Mississippi State University students line up for Bulldog ice cream served by members of the MSU Alumni Association at a prior celebration of the university's anniversary.


Related Topix: Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream, Baked Goods, Cookies, Columbus, MS, Cake, Poplarville, MS

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Commercial Dispatch

Oktibbeha supes sign off on Communiversity plan

The Golden Triangle Development LINK secured the last local-level funding commitment for a proposed East Mississippi Community College workforce development center Monday as Oktibbeha County supervisors pledged $2.5 million across 15 years for the project.


Related Topix: Thad Cochran, US Politics, US News, US Senate, Republican, Oktibbeha County, MS, Lowndes County, MS, Clay County, MS, Starkville, MS

Daily Times Leader

MSU excavation team leaves Israel amid military action

A collaborative excavation trip to Israel between three universities, including Mississippi State University, got cut short as regional tensions between Israel and Palestine flared up again.


Related Topix: Israel, World News, Middle East, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Vicksburg Post

Interns get hands-on experience with city

Jasmine Brown is learning there's a big difference between what the textbooks say and what goes on in the real world.


Related Topix: Vicksburg, MS