ExxonMobil grant

Eupora Elementary School Principal Trey Rolison receives a $500 check from Barry Rushing on behalf of SHAPE teacher Patricia Cochran.

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Work at Cadence Bank



This is one of the 20 service vehicles of Cole Electrical Co. from Birmingham, Ala.,

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Newlyweds should save, plan before buying home

Newlywed couples who want to buy their first home should educate themselves on the process and have a written financial plan to follow. (Photo by iStock)

By Nathan Gregory
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Newlywed couples face numerous questions when considering the purchase of their first home.

Finances, mobility, career stability, credit and the state of the housing market are all important factors to think … Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/25/2015


NARFE to meet
The National Active & Retired Federal Employees Association will have its monthly meeting on Feb. 26 at the Hilton Garden Inn in Starkville.

Doors open at 11 am and lunch is served at 11:30. This month’s guest … Read more

Food safety tips keep wedding guests smiling

Keeping hot and cold foods at the proper temperatures during a wedding reception is essential for maintaining food safety and quality. (Photo by iStock)

By Keri Collins Lewis
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Food-borne illnesses are not popular wedding favors, and brides can keep their guests smiling by practicing a few simple food safety tips.

Natasha Haynes, host of “The Food Factor” and … Read more