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It is forcast to be Clear at 10:00 PM CDT on October 25, 2014
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81°/52°
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86°/55°
It is forcast to be Clear at 10:00 PM CDT on October 27, 2014
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It is forcast to be Partly Cloudy at 10:00 PM CDT on October 28, 2014
Partly Cloudy
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It is forcast to be Chance of a Thunderstorm at 10:00 PM CDT on October 29, 2014
Chance of a Thunderstorm
82°/57°
It is forcast to be Chance of a Thunderstorm at 10:00 PM CDT on October 30, 2014
Chance of a Thunderstorm
79°/54°

Apr 28 2014

Deadline for Landowners Wanting 2014 Assistance in Planting Longleaf

Landowners in Mississippi wanting to create or restore Longleaf Pine stands can apply for financial assistance with the U.S. Department of Agriculture Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS). The Longleaf Pine Initiative is offered under the Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP) to landowners in central and southern Mississippi. Applications for the Longleaf Pine program are taken …

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Apr 28 2014

United Way of West Central Mississippi Announces New Executive Director

Connelly.Michele

The United Way of West Central Mississippi is pleased to announce the selection of our new Executive Director. Michele Connelly will join the United Way team on June 5th when the organization’s current Executive Director Barbara Tolliver will retire on May 31st. After an extensive interview and search process the selection committee, led by United …

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Apr 28 2014

Gov. Phil Bryant Awarded NRA Defender of Freedom Award

Gov. Phil Bryant was awarded the Defender of Freedom Award by the National Rifle Association in recognition of his steadfast defense of the Second Amendment. The governor received the award during the NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action Leadership Forum during the 2014 NRA annual meeting in Indianapolis on April 25, 2014. “The Second Amendment is …

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Apr 28 2014

MSU Extension Center Teaches Computer Skills

MSUCares Computer

By Keri Collins Lewis, MSU Ag Communications Getting and keeping a job often depends on an individual’s ability to use basic computer programs and social media applications. The Mississippi State University Extension Center for Technology Outreach provides a variety of training workshops on common software programs for word processing, spreadsheets, and graphic design. Staff members …

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Apr 17 2014

A Legend is Gone

Some knew him as “The Voice of Vicksburg” from his many years as a radio broadcaster.  One special lady knew him as her husband and constant companion.  A few knew him as a father, grandfather or uncle.  A special group of people were able to call him “friend.”  I was lucky to be one of …

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Apr 17 2014

Vicksburg Man Arrested for Child Abuse

Lt. Sandra Williams, Chief of Investigations at the Vicksburg Police Department, reported that a 66-year-old Vicksburg resident has been arrested and charged with Child Abuse. Eddie Dean Davis (pictured below) has been issued a $75,000 bond and his case has been scheduled to be heard by the July 2014 term of the Warren County Grand …

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Apr 14 2014

AG Launches Online Safety Campaign Targeting MS Students

Attorney General Jim Hood is today launching an online safety awareness campaign targeting Mississippi students. “The trends we are seeing with our young people and their online posts greatly disturbs me both as a father and as Attorney General,” said Attorney General Hood. “Our young people believe they are hiding behind a veil of anonymity …

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