Fresh Food Abounds on a Six Acre Mississippi Farm

After 50 years of city life in Wisconsin, Thompson and her husband moved to the country near Carthage, Mississippi, when they inherited some land 10 years ago. The small six-acre farm is landscaped with fruit trees and an abundance of beautiful flowers.

Arrests made at ‘party house’

houses” referred to in the Jan. 15 Carthage Republican Tribune article concerning drug use in the Carthage community. The 16-year-old at Ms. Mellon’s residence was also arrested for allegedly possessing marijuana and alcohol, unlawfully dealing ...

Auditor seeks repayment of missing money raised by Carthage High students

Investigators in the State Auditor’s Office are demanding a repayment of $52,340 from Gena Quick Scott, a former office manager of Carthage High School who ...
activities at schools,” Pickering said. “Ms. Scott was personally responsible for ...

Demand issued against former Carthage High School employee

CARTHAGE, Miss. (AP) — The State Auditor's Office has issued a civil demand for $52,340 to Gena Quick Scott for missing school funds. Scott is a former office manager of Carthage High School, which is now Leake Central High School. The 49-year-old Scott ...

Auditor seeks return of funds missing from Carthage High School account

CARTHAGE, Mississippi — The State Auditor's Office has issued a civil demand for $52,340 to Gena Quick Scott for missing school funds. Scott is a former office manager of Carthage High School, which is now Leake Central High School. The 49-year-old Scott ...

Demand Issued Against Former Carthage High School Employee

Scott is a former office manager of Carthage High School, which is now Leake Central High ...
funds from extracurricular activities at schools,” Auditor Pickering said. “Ms. Scott was personally responsible for making sure the money was properly ...

Board honors students who 'Do The Right Thing'

Ms. Robbins and Ms. Frost. Obviously these boys think in terms larger than themselves. We could not have hand picked two better students to represent the junior high and the greater Carthage community.” The board also accepted retirement notices from a ...

Carthage High School Seniors To Attend State Of The Union Address

Mary and Katie McCurry are twin sisters at Carthage Central. In October ...
broke the news of the invitation "I came to see him during advisory and he was like, "Ms. Stefanik's office called" and he broke the news to us," Katie said.

Carthage twins, West Point bound, to attend State of the Union as Rep. Stefanik’s guests

and Frances K. (Katie) McCurry to the address as her guests. The McCurry sisters are seniors at Carthage and both plan to attend the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, according to Ms. Stefanik’s office. In October, the McCurry sisters helped organize ...

Ask Rufus: The Mississippi Choctaws

As a result the Bureau of Indian Affairs began to increasingly provide assistance within the communities in the Philadelphia and Carthage area. Finally in 1945 the Federal government officially recognized the Mississippi Band of Choctaw Indians.


Health insurance on CARTHAGE

Young adults have several options to get coverage through the insurance market.

1. Special Enrollment Periods

Find out if you are eligible for a Special Enrollment Period. You may be eligible for registration under the Special Enrollment Period unknowingly. If your student medical coverage you finished, you may be eligible for a Special Enrollment Period that will allow you to purchase a health plan through the Insurance Market. You might also grant a Special Enrollment Period if you get married or porced, have a child or adopt a child, moving to another area, and not old enough to be on the safe parent or have in your life some other event eligible to do so.

2. Medicaid and CHIP

Find out how to request coverage for Medicaid and CHIP . You can enroll in Medicaid or the Childrens Health Insurance Program (CHIP) at any time of year. If you qualify you can now register.

3. coverage through the health plan of the parent

You can get coverage from their parents plan until age 26, even if married, not living with their parents or dependent on them economically. After age 26, you qualify for a Special Enrollment Period.

4. Catastrophic Coverage

These plans are an affordable way to protect yourself from the high costs of the worst cases, such as an accident or serious illness. If you are under 30, you can purchase a catastrophic plan coverage. Served three visits per year before you have paid the deductible and certain preventive services .



How I can eat a healthy diet?

The body needs minerals, vitamins and other nutrients to stay healthy. A healthy diet means you are eating:

  • Vegetables, fruits, whole grains and non-fat dairy and low-fat
  • Fish, seafood, chicken or turkey, lean meats and low-fat, eggs, beans, peas (peas), seeds and nuts

    Limit your intake of foods rich in:

  • Cholesterol, sodium (salt) and added sugar.
  • Fat trans: fats trans can be found in foods such as cakes (or cakes), cookies, margarine that comes in bars and fried foods.
  • Saturated fats: These fats are in animal products such as cheese, high-fat meats, whole milk and butter.
  • Refined grains: refined grain products include white bread, pasta, white rice and flour tortillas, among others.

    Get a personalized diet plan to help you choose healthy foods

    Having too much cholesterol in the blood can cause heart disease or heart attack. Approximately one in six people in the United States have high cholesterol. You may have high cholesterol and not know it. Good thing its easy to get tested for cholesterol, and if you go too high, you can take steps to control it.

    Who should be tested for cholesterol?

  • Men who are 35 or more
  • Men under 35 who have heart disease or are at risk of suffering from
  • Women who have heart disease or are at risk of suffering from


  • Register now and request your ballots for the year in CARTHAGE

    The Federal Post Card Application (FPCA) registers you to vote, and acts as a request for your State absentee ballots for the year. It is important to complete a new FPCA annually, every time you move or at least 90 days prior to the election you want to vote in.

    Completing a new FPCA is easy at

    • Select your State from the drop-down on the home page
    • Click the box at the bottom of the page to Register to Vote, Request a Ballot or Update My Voter Info
    • The FVAP online tool will walk you through the form, and provide you with a PDF packet to print, sign and send directly to your local election official (LEO); links are also provided here for States that offer online voter registration
    • You can check the status of your registration and/or ballot request by contacting your LEO at any time

    Remember, the only way your LEO knows how to reach you is with the information you provide! Some States allow a longer time between registrations, but if you submit a new FPCA every year, you wont have to worry about your registration or ballot request status and can participate in all the elections* you´re eligible to.

    * While there are no regularly scheduled elections for Federal offices, there may be some elections for office which are vacated by the end of the term. Being registered ensures you will be able to participate in these elections.


    If you experience any issues or have questions, FVAPs call center is available at 1-800-438-VOTE (8683), DSN 425-1584 or at Toll-free phone numbers from 67 countries are listed at Find us on Facebook at /DoDFVAP and follow @FVAP on Twitter.

    PDF version of FVAP Voter Alert #1



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