Two Mississippi cities chosen for federally-funded local food projects
Wednesday, on behalf of the White House Rural Council, six federal agencies joined to announce 26 communities, including Itta Bena and Clarksdale, Mississippi, have been selected to participate in Local Foods, Local Places, a federal initiative providing technical support to integrate local food systems into community economic action plans. Under this effort, a team of agricultural ...
Former longtime Washington DC mayor Marion Barry dies
Barry served as mayor from 1979 to 1991, and from 1995 to 1999.