Mississippi chicken operators keeping watchful eye on Alabama bird flu cases

Posted about 2 hours ago in Area

Reports of avian influenza, or bird flu, in Tennessee and Alabama -- including a case in nearby Pickens County -- are something Mississippi chicken growers should be keeping a watchful eye on, said Tom Tabler, a professor of Poultry Science for the Mississippi State University Extension Service.

Starkville denies access to dash cam video, reports tied to alleged pedestrian incident

Posted about 2 hours ago in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville board attorney Chris Latimer denied a request made by The Dispatch Wednesday for dash camera footage and incident reports stemming from an alleged pedestrian accident involving a former Starkville Police Department officer under review by the district attorney's office.


The Sherman Business Report: Our Place southern style cooking open in old Smile-A-While location

Posted about 2 hours ago in Business

Myisha Shelton and Inez Harris set to work on their dream in early February with the opening of Our Place Southern Style Cooking.



Freshman pitcher Shelby Lowe has been dominating in the circle for the Pickens Academy fast-pitch softball team. She struck out 17 in a victory against South Choctaw last week. She struck out 17 more Monday night in a victory against Patrician Academy.

Pickens Academy's Lowe mature beyond years in circle |

MSU women gearing up to play Plum, Huskies |

Blair has unique perspective on MSU-Washington matchup |

JSU's Jones hopes to make impression at Pro Day |

Ross, Senior lead former Bulldogs at MSU's Pro Day |

Former Bulldog Jefferson confident he made right decision |

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Editorial cartoon for 3-23-17 |

Mona Charen: Feelings not always a good guide to justice |

Leonard Pitts: Trump's chickens finally come home to roost |

Our View: Fighting the good fight |

Voice of the people: Cameron Triplett |

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Crawfish season is in and, while we love a good crawfish boil, there are other ways to enjoy the mini crustaceans, like crawfish bread, pictured above.

Cooking with crawfish: There's more than one way to enjoy mudbug season |

Nan Pizza is a fun way to enjoy the flavors of India |

Black beans and mango combine in a delicious, filling salad |

Greek style roasted lemon potatoes are a delicious side dish |

Kickoff party, Catfish in the Alley highlight opening of 77th Spring Pilgrimage |

Cultural exchange: One Columbus resident found dollmaking offers glimpse into Japan's culture |

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Retirement dreams fizzle for some with 'Obamacare' repeal |

Worried about getting old? Poll sees optimism grow with age |

Trump to GOP: Pass health care bill or seal your fate |

Texas 'affluenza' teen's lawyers seek his release from jail |

Tearful friend of Dylann Roof apologizes at sentencing |

Arkansas ends Robert E. Lee-Martin Luther King Jr. holiday |

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