Christmas program FUMC

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The First United Methodist Church Kindergarten Class held its Christmas Program on Dec. 15 at 7 p.m. The program featured children of the class performing songs and “finger plays.”… Read more

Soybean value falls just shy of $1B mark

Mississippi soybean growers harvested the second highest soybean yield in state history in 2015, but low market prices caused the crop to dip below $1 billion in value for the first time since 2011. (File photo by MSU Extension Service/Kat Lawrence)

By Nathan Gregory
MSU Extension Service

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Estimates indicate that lower soybean prices caused the value of Mississippi’s top row crop to drop below $1 billion for the first time since 2011 despite producers posting the second highest … Read more

Book signing

(Seated) Author Tiffany Moore, (standing l-r) Tiffany’s husband Derek Moore; grandmother Mary McQueen; aunt Elizabeth Eichelberger; family friend Mamie Gladney; and father Johnny Harrington.

Dozens of people showed up for Louisville native Tiffany Moore’s book signing Sat. 12/12/15 at the Winston County Library.  Now living in Atlanta with her husband Derek Moore, … Read more

State ag values took a small hit in 2015

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By Bonnie Coblentz
MSU Extension Service

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Neither crop yields nor prices were particularly bad in 2015, but Mississippi’s estimated state agricultural production value still dropped to $7.2 billion, a 4.9 percent decrease from the previous year.… Read more