Monthly Archives: October 2013

Patriots lose to Rebels 42-25

By Wendell Womack   If one would want to blame the recent Winston loss on one player, then it should be Nathan Cothern!! The junior running back from Tri County in Flora rushed for 310 yards and scored on touchdown…

MSU Winston County summer graduates

More than 676 degrees were conferred at the conclusion of Mississippi State University’s 2013 summer term. Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific…

Sports schedules

WED, OCT. 16 Junior College Soccer 2/4 p.m. — Itawamba at East Central THUR, OCT. 17 Junior College Football 6:30 p.m. — East Mississippi at Northwest 7 p.m. — Holmes at Hinds 7 p.m. — Northeast Miss. at Itawamba FRIDAY,…

Job Fair being held in Philadelphia

Allied Locke Industries is recruiting new employees for their Union site through a job fair that is being held at the Senior Citizen Center located in Northside Park at 100 Burt Drive in Philadelphia.  The job fair is made possible…

‘Dribbling Club’ established

Area young athletes interested in sharpening their basketball skills will want to sign up for the new East Central Community College Warriors Dribbling Club, which was recently established by first-year Warrior head basketball coach Robert Thompson. “The ECCC Dribbling Club…

Winston countians warned about scammers

From press and staff reports   When one local resident answered her husband’s cell phone recently she was surprised that a person representing federal health insurance program needed her bank account number and other information. The resident felt this was…

It’s Elementary

Brandy Blanton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home. Thanks so much to Polly Macon for the thoughtful donation of school supplies. Thank you also to Amanda Cornet for her generous donation of clothes to…

Calendar of Events

NWTF outdoor event Oct. 17 THURSDAY -OCTOBER 17, 6:00 PM Grace Christian School Gym Guns- yeti coolers–generators–much more games-wildlife art-other great hunting and outdoor prizes 1 gun door prize for every 10 people with tickets 15-20 rifles, shotguns, handguns to…