Fitch speaks to Louisville Rotary Club

From staff reports   The Rotary Club of Louisville had the pleasure of MS Treasurer Lynn Fitch as their speaker at their January 11 meeting at Lake Tiak O’kata. Fitch discussed a myriad of topics including literacy in the state…

Winston County Youth Court has busy year

Submitted   The Winston County Youth Court experienced another busy year in 2016.   According to statistics released by Youth Court Judge Hugh Hathorn, a total of 75 children were referred to the Youth Court resulting in 48 new petitions…

Fathers still can bond with breastfed babies

By Ms. Linda M. Breazeale MSU Extension Service   STARKVILLE, Miss. — The choice to breastfeed babies does not remove fathers from nurturing duties that create strong bonds with their children. Hannah Lambey, a dietetic intern with the Mississippi State…

Nutrition, exercise help moms deliver healthy babies

By Ms. Susan M. Collins-Smith MSU Extension Service   Proper nutrition, physical activity and food safety precautions can help pregnant women deliver healthy babies. Niti Puri, a dietetic intern in the Mississippi State University Department of Food Science, Nutrition and…