Category: News

Preparation can calm 1st-time student jitters

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications Starting school is a milestone that can be marked by anxiety for first-time students and parents, but the right preparation can make the transition easier. Beth Bell, a child and family agent with Mississippi…

Helping others

True generosity for fellow mankind was shown July 11 at the Louisville Coliseum. A benefit/ rodeo was held in memory of

Old becomes new again

Submitted by Frances Stewart Ball The “Aywon Drive In” was the hot spot for teenagers in the 50s and 60s. It was a small café on North Church Street between the Shell Station and El Rodeo restaurant. It was a…

Fulfill taste preferences in a balanced lunchbox

By Nathan Gregory MSU Ag Communications Packing a balanced school lunch that kids like requires one skill: observation. Brent Fountain, nutritionist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service, recommended that parents recognize what their children like eating the most at…

GTPT spotlights Physical Therapy Assistant

By: Anna Katharine Baskin Sagar Desai, a native of Canton, MS, began working for GT Physical Therapy in August of 2014. He is a Physical Therapy Assistant and a Clinical Supervisor for the GT Physical Therapy clinic in Louisville, MS.…

Bee Hive Homes of Louisville welcomes new administrator

Melba Reed, Director of Operations for Bee Hive Homes of Mississippi welcomes Brandi Randle, R. N. to the Bee Hive Team. Brandi will assume the position of Administrator at Bee Hive Homes of Louisville.

Honored

Representative Joey Hood recently recognized long time pastor of Winston County, the late Rev. Arnold Davis with a plaque from the MS House. 

Garden Tours award grand prize winner

By Elmetra Patterson The Winston County Master Gardeners Association (MCMGA) presented its first tour of three of its members’ gardens. The master gardeners’ whose gardens were toured were Beverly Combs, Letitia Jackson and Brenda Jowers. Over 80 visitors toured each…

Locals among winning team

By ROBBIE FAULK From Starkville Daily News Starkville is about to do something that hasn’t been done before. The Little League All-Stars of Oktibbeha and Winston county are on their way to Waco, Texas and just four wins shy of…