MSU disaster response evolves after Katrina

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Mississippi State University leaders realized the importance of instituting a standardized response system to assist with all types of catastrophes that might strike the state.

Six months after … Read more

Time Capsules – 09/02/15

Compiled by Laura Lucius from WPT files

75 Years Ago: Sept. 5, 1940

1st Cotton Sold Tuesday
The first bale of cotton to be ginned here for the 1940 season was sold to the highest bidder on the streets of … Read more

Area resident earns degree from WGU

Wade Henson of Kilmichael has received his bachelor of science in nursing from Western Governors University.

The university held its 29th semiannual commencement ceremony in Salt Lake City on Aug.15 and celebrated the graduation of more than 8,500 graduates. In … Read more