Don’t work in your garden until soil is dry

By David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialist

Allow the soil to dry before working in the garden.

If you have to get out to harvest or plant during the non-raining intervals keep your feet in the furrows. Walking upon or disturbing … Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 03/18/2015

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community.

March 9

Winston Guards #2643 local chapter of Mississippi Division of United Daughters of the Confederacy met in the Colonial Room at Lake Tiak O’Khata with Susan Jones and Frances Woodruff, … Read more

Observatory to host annual conference

From press reports

In a few weeks Rainwater Observatory will be hosting its annual MidSouth Stargaze and Astronomy Conference coming up April 15-18, 2015! This event attracts amateur and professional astronomers from around the country. It is held under one … Read more

Obituaries – 03/18/2015

Jessie James Triplett
Funeral services for Jessie James Triplett, 76, were held at 2 p.m., March 15 at Pleasant Grove U.M. Church . Rev. Roosevelt Gage officiated. Burial followed in the Oliver cemetery.

Jessie was a laborer and member of … Read more