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June 17th, 2015
Thirty-three years ago today, Sally Ride made her mark on history by becoming the first American woman and the youngest person at 32 to enter into space aboard the space shuttle Challenger.
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) â€” The Mississippi Department of Education is seeking public comment on possible revisions to its English language arts and mathematics academic standards.
A website will be open until Sept. 15 for the public comment on possible changes. Any changes in the standards would be effective for the 2016-17 school year.
Beef Stroganoff Meatballs
The sour cream and mushroom base of this sauce is rich and decadent. To save time and make this an easy weeknight meal, keep a batch of precooked meatballs in the freezer. Then, make the sauce and dinner is served.
2 lbs ground beef
3 tbsp fresh parsley, chopped
3 tbsp gluten-free Worcestershire sauce
The lone Republican candidate in the race for Oktibbeha County chancery clerk has dropped out of the race, Republican Party Chairman Marnita Henderson told the Starkville Daily News Friday afternoon.
Starkville Academy quarterback Houston Clark celebrates the big victory over Jackson Academy last season.
June 11 marks a milestone for all women in the U.S. armed forces.
Shaved Kohlrabi with Apples and Hazelnuts
1/2 cup blanched hazelnuts
2 medium kohlrabi (about 2 pounds total), peeled, thinly sliced on a mandoline
1 tart apple (such as Pink Lady or Crispin), peeled, cored, thinly sliced on a mandoline
1/2 teaspoon finely grated lemon zest
1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice
Skunks populations are growing fast in Mississippi and many other states, according to Jessica Tegt, wildlife extension professor at Mississippi State University.
They're normally loners, but higher numbers are pushing them into more contact with humans; and people are encroaching on skunk territory, she said in a news release this week.
Saturday's Starkville Community Market will feature some great DAIRY fun...
Farm Bureau will be making homemade butter and the MSU Animal and Dairy Science Dept will join us with a Jersey Cow to show and discuss where dairy comes from!