Sunday, May 19 2013 7:47 PM EDT2013-05-19 23:47:27 GMT
Across the state Sunday, the Mississippi Highway Patrol honored fellow officers who died in the line of duty. In Petal, a special graveside services was held for native Danny Nash. Nash was shot and killedMore >>
Across the state Sunday, the Mississippi Highway Patrol honored fellow officers who died in the line of duty.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 6:53 AM EDT2013-05-20 10:53:06 GMT
Community members and fellow classmates of Natalie Hightower are gathering tonight for a candlelight vigil in her honor. The 12-year-old Vancleave Middle School student underwent surgery this past MondayMore >>
They came, looking like a sea of orange--Natalie's favorite color, more than 200 strong.More >>
Monday, May 20 2013 11:17 AM EDT2013-05-20 15:17:56 GMT
A body discovered in Clinton Saturday night has led to a homicide investigation. Hinds County Coroner Sharon Grisham Stewart confirms a body was discovered, although few other details are known. The bodyMore >>
Clinton Police Department's Interim Chief Mike Warren said upon further investigation, it appears a disagreement over a woman may have led to the death of a Jackson man.
"Green roofing" is a buzzword, a popular idea, but where should you start if you are not a professional roofer experienced in green roofing? You can start by reading these articles, which will give you even-handed and level-headed basics of building a green(er) roof. For instance: Is it necessary and appropriate for all buildings with flat roofs to have white coatings on the roof? Or, are solar roof shingles a better choice than another kind of solar array? Or, how much does insulation matter, versus the roofing material, when it comes to energy efficiency? Before you go out and buy those fancy smog-eating shingles, start with these articles. You could save some money, and have a more energy-efficient house at the same time.
Choices in Green Roofing: Pros and cons of roofing material choices, from shingles to metal to horticultural green roofs.
Building a House to Fit Local Climate Conditions: An efficient house cannot be broken down into green parts and materials; it has to work as a system. This article discusses the fundamentals of building and siting a house for optimal energy-efficiency.