The mosquitoes that can spread Zika are already buzzing among us. The U.S. government could use some help figuring out exactly where.
The Lowndes County Board of Supervisors used its last meeting of 2015 to refinance a 2011 loan from the U.S. Department of Agriculture that will save the county at least $2.5 million and shorten the term of the loan from 30 to 15 years.
Catfish and other ray-finned fish species will undergo a new inspection process starting in March.
In his weekly column, Columbus historian Rufus Ward often recounts the experiences of the first white settlers to move into Lowndes County in the early 19th century.
Lowndes County supervisors on Monday approved a proposal to restructure a $13 million U.S. Department of Agriculture loan that will save the county approximately $2 million over the life of the loan.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture has agreed to buy up to $13 million in canned pink salmon to ease a glut that has weighed down prices for Alaska fishermen.
First lady Michelle Obama is striking back at House Republicans who are trying to weaken healthier school meal standards, saying any effort to roll back the guidelines is “unacceptable.”
House Republicans are proposing to let some schools opt out of healthier school lunch and breakfast programs if they are losing money.
Becky Domokos-Bays of Alexandria City Public Schools has served her students whole-grain pasta 20 times. Each time, she said, they rejected it.
PONTOTOC — The president of a north Mississippi meat processor said a video released by an animal rights group shows two instances in which pigs