‘YourTown’ registration continues through April 24

Officials at Mississippi State are inviting Magnolia State community leaders to participate in a two-and-a-half day interactive workshop designed to enhance skills for addressing common municipal issues and challenges. Registration for the 2013 YourTown workshop continues through Wednesday [April 24].…

Hundreds of 5th graders complete DARE program

From press and staff reports Fifth graders throughout Winston County made a commitment to be drug free as part of the 2013 DARE program and graduation on April 19. About 200 students, their parents, families and program supporters gathered in…

Freedom Fund Banquet set for April 27

From staff reports The Winston County Branch NAACP’s 33rd Annual Freedom Fund Banquet will be held Saturday, April 27, at Lake Tiak O’Khata, Pine Ridge Lodge, A social hour will be held at 6p.m. with a program at 7 p.m.…

Chamber welcomes new businesses

From staff and press reports The Winston County Louisville Chamber of Commerce welcomed new businesses recently to the community. Southern Floral Charm On April 12, the Chamber welcomed Southern Floral Charm with a ribbon cutting. Southern Floral Charm owned by…

Obituaries

Mr. Calton Lee Upchurch April 14, 2013 Funeral services for Calton Lee Upchurch, 81, were held at 12 p.m. on April 16, 2013 at Enon Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Ackerman, MS with Rev. Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial followed in Wood…