Progress made on county MDOT improvement projects

The Mississippi Department of Transportation has announced a progress update on maintenance and safety improvement projects in District 3. “The projects are ongoing in Holmes, Warren, Washington and Yazoo Counties,” said Transportation Commissioner Dick Hall. “These important projects are necessary to improve safety for the traveling public and maintain our current roadways.” MDOT is currently…

Competition heats up at 4-H cooking contest

By Betsy Padgett Holmes Co. Ext./4-H Agent Montgomery County Extension hosted the North State 4-H Cookout Contest, on Tuesday, June 28, in Winona at the coliseum. Holmes County 4-H competed with nine youth in the Pork and Beef Divisions. The Pork Division was divided in to two age groups – Junior and Senior. Each child…