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…

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…

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…

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…

‘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.…

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,…

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…

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…

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…