National Nursing Home week recognized

State representative Hood presents the proclamation to the residents.

From staff reports

Louisville Healthcare under the direction of Jeremy Cummins, Administrator recently celebrated National Nursing Home week May 10 through 16 with a visit from local State Representative Joey Hood.

Representative Hood issued a state proclamation signed by the … Read more

DAR donation

Mayor Will Hill as he accepts the check from Judy McLeod, Chairperson of the DAR Flag Committee.

The local chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution donated to the … Read more

Sharing with others


Americorp Members of Fair Elementary school during Read Across America provided breakfast snacks to LMSD staff and employees along with community volunteers.… Read more

NOXAPATER Attendance Center 2015

Payton Ashmore
Payton Ashmore is the son of Candy and Sidney Ashmore. He is active with football and Future Farmers of America. In the future he plans to go to college and study to be a paramedic.

Jamie Carter
Jamie … Read more

MSU design students reap what they ‘sew’

Mississippi State University student Iree Gordon of Jackson adjusts the dress she constructed for Oktibbeha County 4-H member Cory Freely before a special fashion show in Starkville, Mississippi, on May 2, 2015. (Photo by MSU Ag Communications/Linda Breazeale)

By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, Miss. — A service-learning class at Mississippi State University taught clothing design students much more than just how to construct a dress.

Caroline Kobia’s Apparel Design 1 students joined Oktibbeha County 4-H members … Read more


Sara Beth Fuller
Sara Beth Fuller is the daughter of Teresa and Danny Fuller. She is a member of Anchor Club, Spanish Club, HOSA, Student Council, and Honor Society. Her most memorable moment is painting the road with her class. … Read more

Grace Christian 2015

Callie Windham
Callie Windham is the daughter of Deana French of Noxapater, MS and Randy Windham of Bay Springs, MS. She is the salutatorian for the Class of 2015. Callie will be attending Mississippi State University majoring in Animal and … Read more