Calendar of Events – 12/17/14

Mt. Calvary Church dinner Dec. 21 Mt.Calvary Church will be having Christmas dinner December 21,2014 at 11am. Dr. Michael Taylor Pastor Winston County Library to host movies The Winston County Library will be hosting movies for children of all ages.…

ECCC announces 2015 Spring Evening Class Schedule

Students who want to continue their education during evening hours will have several classes from which to choose as provided by East Central Community College in Decatur. The College recently announced its evening class schedule for the 2015 spring semester,…

Cassia provides blooms as temperatures drop

By Gary R. Bachman MSU Horticulturist Coastal Research & Extension Some folks think winter can be boring in the garden and landscape. But just when temperatures start to drop, one of my favorite flowering plants decides to suddenly strut its…

It’s an ideal time for cool-season vegetables

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly Extension Horticulture Specialists The frosty nights and days in the 60s are ideal for many cool-season vegetables. Christmas broccoli and cauliflower should be starting to head now. Keeping the developing heads dry to prevent…

Letter to the Editor – 12/17/14

Concerned about rewards I’m sorry, but I don’t agree with the decision to “award” students for coming to school. I think this would be the same as paying a worker for showing up at his/her job without any demand that…