2007-2008

MISSISSIPPI ’S FOREST RESOURCES The Mississippi timber harvest in 2006 was worth more than $1.3 billion. Today, Wayne Tucker, director of the Mississippi Institute of Forest Inventory, will report results of recent forest survey work and the impact of Hurricane Katrina. Next week Mississippi State’s latest national champion, the fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly Challenge-X SUV, […]

MSU’ s national Champs Mississippi State’s latest national champion, the fuel-efficient and environmentally friendly Challenge-X SUV, will be spotlighted today by Rotarian Marshall Molen and Amanda McAlpin of the Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems. Next week “Rotary Shares” is the theme as President Ned reports on the Rotary International Convention and the Club’s goals for […]

Rotary shares The Rotary International Convention and the Club’s goals for the new year are the topics for President Ned today. July 9 MEETING Invocation and Pledge: Bryce Griffis Attendance: There were 120 members present (34 exempt, 1 honorary), and 79 (20 exempt, 9 honorary) absent. New Member : Marking Clyde Herring’s first meeting as […]

FLOWER PICKIN’ FESTIVAL Robbie Ward, MSU University Relations, has been leading the drive to get a pardon for the late country music star Johnny Cash, who spent a night in our local jail. His offense: picking flowers from a local private homeowner’s lawn. Fans of the country music idol have joined the charge resulting in […]

BULLDOG FOOTBALL– 2007 We’re pleased to welcome Rocky Felker back to Rotary. The Assistant Coach and Recruiting Coordinator for MSU football returns to the field this season as running backs coach. We’re looking forward to hearing what to expect when the Dawgs take the field in the nationally televised season opener against LSU Thursday, Aug. […]