Category: News

SBA offers economic injury disaster loans

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced today that federal Economic Injury Disaster Loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private nonprofit organizations located in Mississippi as a result of drought that … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/07/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 8
Prep Volleyball
5:30/6:30 p.m. — New Hope at Choctaw County
Junior College Football
7 p.m. — EMCC at Holmes… Read more

Nimble Thimbles

Nimble Thimbles
By:  Barbara Pou

October 4, 2015
We seem to be getting ready for winter in our group as the quilters seem to be getting darker hues for their quilts.  On our prayer list is Faye Peoples as she … Read more

Statesmen fall in 41-37 defeat; Comeback falls short

A comeback effort by the No. 5 Delta State University Statesmen came up short, as Florida Tech held on for a 41-37 victory on Saturday at Parker Field-McCool Stadium.

The Basics:
Score:  Florida Tech 41, Delta State 37… Read more

Designation of Winston County to receive FSA disaster loan applications

– “Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers, and operators are available through the Oktibbeha County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” Douglas E. Naron, FSA Farm Loan Manager, said today.

According to Mr. Naron, this authority is pursuant to Secretary Vilsack’s … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 10/07/15

Why not at least one debate?
Gov. Phil Bryant’s refusal to debate his Democratic challenger in the governor’s race may be good politics, but it’s disappointing.

Robert Gray, the truck driver who didn’t even vote for himself in the primary, … Read more

Calendar of Events – 10/07/15

La Leche League to meet
La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International, … Read more

Letters to the editor – 10/07/15

Rambling with Mrs. Arlene
Praise the Lord everyone.  Once again we are challenged to face what tomorrow brings by faith in a mighty God.  He is able to do whatever we need to make it through our trials.  Satan is … Read more

Mississippi State falls 30-17 to A&M in crucial SEC West showdown

From school reports

No. 21 Mississippi State (3-2, 1-2 SEC) fell to No. 14 Texas A&M (5-0, 2-0) by a score of 30-17 on the road Saturday night at College Station, Texas

The Bulldogs and Aggies were fairly close in … Read more