Month: October 2013

Montgomery County Arts Council to present ‘The Home Front’

From press reports

 

The Montgomery County Arts Council’s production of Hill Fire – “The Home Front” will open Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.  at the Montgomery County Performing Arts Center at 208 Summit Street in Winona. Additional … Read more

Let’s Park

Lynne Cunningham provides an update on the happenings at Legion State Park.

Legion State Park Friends Meet

The Friends of the Legion State Park held a quarterly meeting at the Legion Lodge on September 12 at 10:00 a.m. The primary … Read more

The Town and Country Garden Club hold September meeting

Submitted by Debbie Moody

 

The Town and Country Garden Club met September 19, 2013 in the home of Debbie Moody. Fourteen members and one quest enjoyed a pot luck luncheon with Debbie Moody serving as hostess. Tables were decorated … Read more

ECCC Plans Homecoming 5K

The seventh annual East Central Community College 5K Run/Walk and inaugural Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run officially begins Homecoming Day activities scheduled Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, on the Decatur campus.

The run/walk gets under way at 7:30 a.m. on the North … Read more

‘Home for Christmas’ with Carl Jackson set, tickets on sale

From press and staff reports

 

The 17th Annual Carl Jackson “Home for Christmas” benefit concert is set for Saturday, December 14.

The event will consist of two shows with one at 4p.m. and the other following at 7 p.m. … Read more

Sports schedules

SATURDAY, OCT. 5

Prep Softball

TBA — East Webster Tournament (East Webster, Eupora, French Camp, Noxapater, Nanih Waiya entered)

College Football

TBA — LSU at MSU

TBA — Ole Miss at Auburn

3 p.m. — Florida International at USM

MONDAY, … Read more

WMC celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month

From press reports

 

Winston Medical Center wants to encourage women to get their mammograms because early detection is a woman’s best protection.

The American Cancer Society estimates that 2,080 new cases of breast cancer will occur in Mississippi for … Read more

Education notes

Emerald Barrett

Emerald Barrett, is the daughter of Joe and T. J. Barrett of Noxapater, MS and LeNisha and Scotty Tanner of Ethel, MS is a senior of Mississippi. State Universityy majoring in Animal and Dairy Science. She is a … Read more

Obituaries

 Ms. Charlotte Lynn Moore

Funeral services for Ms. Charlotte Lynn Moore was held at 10 am Tuesday, October 1, 2013 from John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Danny Chaney and Jerry Wilson officiating and graveside was Rev. John Stephens. Interment … Read more