Summer Youth positions available at Refuge

Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is seeking applications from adventurous young women and men ages 15 to 18.   Whether interested in wildlife careers, summer employment or job experience this is a great opportunity. Positions are available through…

New study: Career and technical education perceptions examined

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Despite the proven benefits of career and technical education, many Mississippians—even some public-school educators—seem to have misconceptions about its worth in preparing the state’s future workforce. “Confronting the CTE Stigma” is a new report developed from statewide surveys conducted…

Editorial Roundup

Dangerous place to cut The Mississippi Legislature will make a huge mistake if it follows through on what appear to be looming cuts to the state Department of Health Budget. Mississippians, on average, are judged by most surveys to be…

Rep. Hood gives update of house bills

The deadline to consider revenue and appropriations bills that originated in the Senate occurred this week. Among other things, these bills detail how much money will be appropriated to a number of different state boards and departments. These include the…

Obituaries

Jimmy Dale Bruce March 3, 2017 Services for Jimmy Dale Bruce, 79, of Fentress were March 17, 2017, at the South Union Methodist Church arbor near Ackerman. Burial was in the church cemetery. He was born May 12, 1937, in…

Pilot Club pageant this weekend

The Pilot Club of Louisville will be sponsoring their annual pageant for girls ages 4-18  years of age at 6 p.m., Saturday, March 25 at the Louisville High School Auditorium. Admission is $5 and program books will be available for…