Pet of the week – 07/22/15

Betsy is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control. She has been spayed and her adoption fee is $20. They have many animals available for adoption. To see pictures of some of those animals, find them on Facebook. Hours are…

Preparation can calm 1st-time student jitters

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications Starting school is a milestone that can be marked by anxiety for first-time students and parents, but the right preparation can make the transition easier. Beth Bell, a child and family agent with Mississippi…

Old becomes new again

Submitted by Frances Stewart Ball The “Aywon Drive In” was the hot spot for teenagers in the 50s and 60s. It was a small café on North Church Street between the Shell Station and El Rodeo restaurant. It was a…

Fulfill taste preferences in a balanced lunchbox

By Nathan Gregory MSU Ag Communications Packing a balanced school lunch that kids like requires one skill: observation. Brent Fountain, nutritionist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service, recommended that parents recognize what their children like eating the most at…