Mrs. Joyce Talley Palmer

Mathiston, Ms.

Mrs. Joyce Talley Palmer, 58, died 6/24/16 at her residence in Mathiston, Ms.

Funeral Services were held 2:00PM Monday 6/27/16 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Spring Valley Cemetery in Mathiston, Ms. Bro. Willy Weddle officiated.… Read more

Mrs. Carolyn Power Fales/Ms. Tiffanie Skyla Fales

Weir, Ms.

Carolyn Fales, 47, homemaker, and Skyla Fales, 17, student, died 6/16/16 in a motor vehicle accident near Sturgis Ms.

Funeral Services were held 2:00 PM Sunday 6/26/16 at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel with burial in Bluff Springs Baptist … Read more

Mr. Roy Burton

Mr. Roy Burton, aged 51, died Saturday, June 18, 2016 at Grenada Lake in Grenada, M. He was a resident of Choctaw County where he was a logger. He enjoyed having a good time with his friends and family.

He … Read more

Kindergarteners achieve greater test gains

From Press & Staff Reports

For the second year in a row, the results of Mississippi’s statewide assessment of learning in kindergarten show that the majority of the state’s youngest students have made significant gains during the academic year, with … Read more

Science Camp


Extension Agent Jennifer Williams assists Laken Bailey, Anna Kathryn Bailey, Garet Love and Alex Palmer as they design and build models of working electrical circuits using Snap Circuits kits. Monday’s summer science camp was the last … Read more