MSU, Enterprise to offer FastTrac course

From Press Reports Mississippi State University, through a recently awarded “Developing an Entrepreneurial Foundation in the MS ARC Region” grant, will be offering the Kauffman FastTrac NewVenture Entrepreneurship Program at the Regional Economic Enterprise of Mississippi office in the Eupora…

Agriculture value is part of state’s economy

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Extension Service   STARKVILLE, Miss. — The estimated $7.6 billion value of Mississippi agriculture increased by 1.8 percent in 2016, helping the industry retain its prominence in the state’s overall economy. “Agriculture’s reach in the state…

Editorial Roundup

‘Swamp’ will be hard to drain If Donald Trump succeeds in “draining the swamp” in Washington, D.C., he will have accomplished a goal that most of his modern day  predecessors have attempted and been unable to achieve. Donovan Slack, writing…

Letters to the editor

Main Street I am blessed as I drive through “our town” Louisville and enjoy the beautiful lights that decorate different areas for the Christmas season. Even more so, I enjoy seeing the lovely planters and hanging baskets that beautify our…