Congressman visits Winston County to hear concerns

Noxapater Mayor Sammie Carter welcomes Congressman Trent Kelly.

From press reports

Newly elected First District Congressman Trent Kelly made his rounds in Winston County on Monday, August 24.

Kelly’s first stop was at the Winston County Chamber of Commerce office where he met with local officials.… Read more

MDEQ awards solid waste assistance grant

From press reports

The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) awarded Claiborne County a solid waste assistance grant of $13,548 that will be used by the county for clean up of illegal dumps and a derelict property program.

“The Solid … Read more

LMSD Trustees discuss teacher retention

From staff reports

Seven teachers in the Louisville Municipal School District have been approved for hire through the state’s expert citizen license provision, which allows school districts to employ teachers in hard-to-find areas without a standard credential.

The state allows … Read more

Branning wins senate seat

From staff reports

The August 25 primary run-offs went off without a hitch. Below are the unofficial results.

Democrat candidate for State House seat 42 Carl Mickens received 411 votes and his opposition Eugene Crosby received 2,024 votes in Winston … Read more