Cold weather impacts energy use, bill

From Press Reports Officials at 4-County Electric Power Association are encouraging their members to ring in the new year with some energy efficiency methods. Weather affects electric use and can drive everyone’s bills up.

School Board hears policy readings

From Press Reports A first reading was held for sections of the Webster County School District’s online policy manual at a previous School Board meeting. The sections were read Dec. 14, when Federal Programs Director James Mason acted on behalf…

Holmes men improve to 3-2

From school reports SCOOBA — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs picked up a big division win here Thursday night against the East Mississippi Community College Lions, 62-54. With the win, the Bulldogs went to 12-4 overall and 3-2 in the…

Nutrition vulnerabilities increase as adults age

By Linda Breazeale MSU Ag Communications STARKVILLE, Miss. — Even people who can eat almost anything when they are young will eventually begin monitoring their calories, cholesterol, fiber, sodium or sugar as they get older. Brent Fountain, associate professor of…