Resolve to recycle your Christmas tree in 2015

Ben Carr of Ackerman, left, helps his brother Pete, cousin Max Hudson of Louisville and sister Carrie move their grandfather’s Christmas tree to the edge of his yard for wildlife cover on Jan. 7, 2015. (Photo by MSU Ag Communications/Kevin Hudson)

By Jessica Tegt
Wildlife Extension Professor Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture MSU

MISSISSIPPI STATE — According to the National Christmas Tree Association, American consumers purchase nearly 30 million real trees annually from one of more than 15,000 Christmas tree … Read more

Pet of the week – 01/14/15

Lyle is a neutered shepherd/lab mix. He gets along with the other dogs at the shelter. His adoption fee is $20.00.  Shelter hours are 8:00am-12:00pm Mon-Fri.  To adopt after 12:00pm, or on weekends, … Read more


Zane Quinton Pooley

Zane Quinton Pooley

Mr. and Mrs. Samuel McLean Pooley are pleased to announce the birth of their son, Zane Quinton Pooley, on November 15, 2014 at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson.… Read more

Republican Women

Republican women

Ouida Donald and Dean Watkins, representing Winston County Republican Women,  visited the veterans at the Winston County Nursing Home during Christmas and presented  a gift  to each one.  Presently there are five veterans at the Nursing Home and the Republican … Read more