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.

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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

911 Calls – 02/04/2015

Jan. 26
5:15 pm., medical, Westwood Drive; Eupora FD, EMS respond.
8:17 p.m., medical, Hwy. 82; Mathiston FD, EMS respond.
10:05 p.m., Clarkson Road; Webster SO responds.

Jan. 27
6:38 a.m., two-car MVA, Hwy. 15;WSO, MHP, Mantee FD, Cumberland FD … Read more

Wonders of the winter stars on display at Rainwater

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “WONDERS OF THE WINTER STARS!”. This presentation will be given on Friday, February 13, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, … Read more