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Younger proud of hemp, flag bills passed through Legislature

Posted yesterday in Columbus & Lowndes County

One of the bills Sen. Chuck Younger is proud to have gotten through the Mississippi Legislature this year is the Hemp Cultivation Act, allowing for the legalization of hemp processing in the state.

21 new RV parking spaces coming to Starkville

Posted yesterday in Starkville & Oktibbeha County

Starkville aldermen unanimously approved an expansion of Moreland Storage's recreational vehicle park Tuesday evening.

Summer's okra: Charles Speed likes it 'on his plate'

Posted yesterday in Food

Charles Speed will tell you right quick how he best enjoys the okra he grows.

 

OTHER RECENT HEADLINES

Lowndes County Building Permits Aug.5, 2020

City of Columbus Building Permits July 27-30, 2020

In Lee County, Mississippi: No vote on moving rebel statue

Protesters shout

Supes consider final location of Confederate statue

Rose joins Wright, Chism as hopeful for District 37 House election

Oktibbeha supervisors approve salary study from Stennis Institute

Plexiglass, face shields, being considered for upcoming elections

Starkville to accept bid for utilities building expansion

Health brief: BMH-Golden Triangle stroke award

Public ideas for Mississippi flag: Magnolias, stars, beer

 

 

Tupelo mayor works against Trump, won't seek 3rd term

More Mississippi schools begin classes as virus cases surge

Oak Hill plans greenhouse, garden for outdoor education

Arrest report for 8-3-20

Monday Profile: How Gavin Gilbert has revolutionized Starkville High School football's statistics

Columbus police arrest two in connection with armed robbery

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SPORTS

Mississippi State guard D.J. Stewart attacks the basket against South Carolina on Feb. 19 at Humphrey Coliseum. Stewart could be the Bulldogs' most improved player this coming season, as he's expected to receive consistent minutes.

Analysis: With Robert Woodard II turning pro, what's the roster outlook for Mississippi State men's basketball?

What Mike Leach's first-year offenses at Washington State and Texas Tech forecast for Mississippi State in 2020

Oak Hill Academy football still has 'a long way to go,' but Raiders feel upbeat ahead of season

Starkville Academy girls soccer blown out by powerhouse Hartfield Academy, but Vols happy with performance

Prep softball roundup: Heritage Academy drops road contest at East Rankin Academy

Mississippi State AD John Cohen sounds off on football season, construction and more in final installment of Virtual Road Dawgs Tour

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OPINIONS

Voice of the people: Berry Hinds

Voice of the people: Paul Mack

Editorial Cartoon: 8/5/20

Leonard Pitts Jr.: AOC, the hornet's nest Republicans cannot stop themselves from poking

Our View: Posting online is posting to a person

Froma Harrop: Woke whites appropriate others' feelings

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LIFESTYLES

Amelia Plair

Butter Together: The rest of the plate

Meals that deliver taste at a low cost

A delightfully creamy dessert

Columbus native and lifelong sailor documented his three-week trip to one of the world's most inhospitable places

'Williams Tribute, 'Stella' contest to go virtual

Prepare children for new rules at school

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NATIONAL NEWS

Progress slow as urgency grows on virus relief legislation

'Too many are selfish': US nears 5 million virus cases

Trump encourages mail voting in key battleground Florida

COVID-19 reshapes and reduces back-to-school spending

Chasm grows between Trump and government virus experts

As US milk sales rise amid pandemic, 'Got milk?' ads return

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