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

Merle Temple speaks at EWHS

Temple visits with a pair of students.

From School Reports

MABEN — Merle Temple came to speak to the student body and staff of East Webster High School on Feb. 11.

He is the author of the novel “A Ghostly Shade of Pale” and the sequel, “A … Read more

Maben storytime about weather, storms

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By Librarian Mary Boutwell
Maben Public Library

We read “When a Storm Comes Up” during storytime at the Maben Public Library on Feb. 20.

We had one child to brave the cold and sleet. J.J. Chism learned about the different … Read more

Jail Docket – 02/25/2015

Feb. 17
Jimmy Ward, DOB 04-07-60, BM; Webster 5: contempt of court: failure to pay child support.
Jeremy Jones, DOB 08-17-89, BM; Mathiston 3: suspended DL-implied consent; possession of controlled substance, possession of marijuana in a motor vehicle and Eupora … Read more

Corrections – 02/25/2015

Khyati Ganatra of Mathiston made the Chancellor’s Honor Roll for the 2014 fall semester at the University of Mississippi. Her last name was misspelled in an article Feb. 4 on Page 9.

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