The construction of the Children’s Barn and the Multipurpose Building are part of the rebuilding efforts to replace buildings lost during a devastating fire on the Museum grounds in November 2014 at the Mississippi Ag and Forestry Museum.
The Mississippi Department of Wildlife says that they are containing the Giant Salvinia. Floating barriers are keeping the plants in place and they are continuing to spray them with different herbicides. They have controlled about 50 percent of the Salvinia they have found and they are still searchi
Gipson took off from Yazoo County airport yesterday to fly over the Panther Swamp area and surrounding farmland. He says the purpose of the aerial tour was to find wild hog’s hideouts and crop destruction.
Two bills affecting the sale of alcohol in Mississippi are under consideration. One bill ends the prohibition restricting Mississippi's microbreweries from selling their products on site, which means craft beer fans could tour a Mississippi brewery and buy their favorite flavor before they leave.