Stay up-to-date with your medications

The world of health care today can be a complicated place. A different physician for different conditions, multiple medications and appointments to keep can come together to form a potential monster of a schedule to manage. Through all this it … Read more

It’s never too late to stop smoking

Can you believe that the earth has made a full circle around the sun and is ready to begin another turn? If you’re like me, there’s been a lot of water gone under the bridge in 2015. Some good things, … Read more

Sports schedules

WED, DEC. 30
Prep Basketball
TBA — East Webster Classic (East Webster, Eupora, Choctaw County entered)
TBA — Newton Classic (Louisville Boys entered)
College Football
2:30 p.m. — MSU vs. North Carolina State in Belk Bowl in Charlotte, N.C.… Read more

New home starts boost 2015 forest products value

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Extension Service

STARKVILLE, Miss. — An uptick in new home construction lifted the 2015 year-end value of Mississippi’s timber harvest.

James Henderson, associate forestry professor with the Mississippi State University Extension Service, said preliminary figures indicate … Read more

Healthy Holiday Substitutions for healthier meals

MSU Extension

During the holiday season, eating healthy can seem downright impossible. Between shopping for the holidays, family and work responsibilities and sometimes not enough sleep, temptation to indulge in your favorite holiday foods can be hard to resist. This … Read more