February National Pet Dental Health Month

From Press Reports

February is National Pet Dental Health Month. Dental health is very important in keeping your pet healthy overall. Dental disease is the most commonly diagnosed disease in pets and is easily preventable.

Bad breath (halitosis) is usually … Read more

Last-second shots push Lady Bulldogs to key OT win

From school reports

SENATOBIA — Two last second shots at the end of regulation and overtime gave the Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs a huge 89-88 win over the Northwest Mississippi Community College Lady Rangers here Thursday night.

Freshman guard … Read more

Jail Docket – 02/04/2015

Jan. 27
David Clay, DOB 10-20-78, WM; MDOC Modzelewski: probation violation.

Jan. 28
Theresa A. Cissna, DOB 08-15-68, WF; Webster 2: embezzlement.

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MSU community service efforts repeat with national honors

STARKVILLE, Miss.–Recognized once again for continuing commitments to community engagement and service-learning, Mississippi State is listed on the latest President’s Higher Education Community Service Honor Roll.

In addition to placing in the economic opportunity and education community service categories, the … Read more

Palmer Home receives donation from Red Hills Mine

Columbus, Mississippi – Palmer Home for Children received 184 bales of top quality Bermuda grass hay and a donation of $4,500 towards the purchase of a 4-horse trailer for the organization’s horseback riding program from Red Hills Mine.

The Red … Read more

Mississippi celebrates Arbor Day in February

By James L. Cummins
special to the Progress Times

While National Arbor Day is held on the last Friday in April, Mississippi, similar to several other states, observes the holiday at a time best suited to its growing season. Our … Read more