Winston County Tornado Benefit set for October 4

Working with Mennonite Disaster Services and others WinstonStrong is working to rebuild Winston County

A benefit for WinstonStrong and the continued recovery of Winston County is set for October 4 at 3 p.m.
The event is hosted by Southern Gospel Music Association of Mississippi. The event will begin at 3 pm. on October 4 … Read more

Local representatives visit the USS Roosevelt

Photo by Penny Randall
Aircrew prepare to launch a T-45C Goshawk off the deck of the USS Roosevelt Aug. 22. The group enjoyed watching as 11 student aviators from NAS Meridian completed their last step in qualifications to earn their "Wings of Gold." The aviators will be winged Sept. 19.

By Penny Randall
NAS Meridian Public Affairs Specialist

Unforgettable. Amazing. Overwhelming. Inspirational.

These are the one word sentiments of just a few of the distinguished visitors from Mississippi who recently spent 24 hours aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CNV 71) … Read more

Veterans Day and Harvest Fest planned by Chamber

From press reports

To warm up the waning days of fall and celebrate before winter, the Winston County Economic Development Partnership and Winston County Chamber will host its Inaugural Veterans Harvest Festival.

“We are extremely excited about the new festival … Read more