Rural life challenges healthy senior diets


By Bonnie Coblentz
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Eating well is critical to living well, but many senior citizens find both difficult to do, especially those who live in rural areas.

A study by the Southern Rural Development Center … Read more



The Mississippians for Emergency Medical Services (MEMS) conference was held recently at the Pearl River Resort in Philadelphia, MS.  New at this year’s statewide EMS conference was a team skills competition.  Teams comprised of one EMT and one Paramedic had … Read more

Waters at Lake

Wyatt Waters_0001

Wyatt Waters returned to the Winston County Library on Wednesday, December 10 and also paid a visit to Lake Tiak O’Khata to visit with the Belle Arts group in Winston County.

Waters brought his 2015 calendar, “Paintings of Italy” and … Read more

Kemper learners


The Health Science I & II class at John C. Stennis Vocational Complex (Kemper County) attended an educational tour to the University of Mississippi Medical Center on November 13. The students and their instructor Janifer Page had an opportunity to … Read more

Pet of the week – 01/28/2015

Pet of week

Chuck is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control.  He has been neutered, and he weighs around 25-30 lbs.  Chuck is great around the other dogs at the shelter.  To see more pictures of Chuck, and the other animals available … Read more