First Cradle of Success Awards presented

Winston County natives were recently recognized for their commitment to law enforcement and their roots in Winston County. Jason Pugh Sheriff of Winston County, Steve Gladney Sheriff of Oktibbeha County, and Mike Arledge Sheriff of Lowndes County were all recognized…

Squirrel Season opens October 1

MS Dept. of Wildlife, Fisheries & Parks JACKSON – The 2016 – 2017 Mississippi fall squirrel season opens on October 1, 2016 and closes February 28, 2017. The special youth squirrel season is September 24 – September 30 on private…

Off-road vehicles bring fun, hazards

By Leslie Burger MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — Speeding along a wooded trail on a bright, chilly morning can bring a lot of enjoyment and excitement. And it sure is a lot easier getting to that back-country deer blind…

What you need to know about game cameras

By Jacob Dykes MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — Hunters love new gadgets that are supposed to help them find and harvest more game, but most of this gear falls short of delivering on its promise. Game cameras, also known…