Bower Foundation and MDE partner for new grants

The Bower Foundation announced today the funding of a new $900,000 grant in partnership with the Mississippi Department of Education Office of Healthy Schools. The funds will be used to help schools provide healthier student meals, in accordance with the…

ECCC student dies in car accident

From press reports An accident Friday, Nov. 9 claimed the life of an East Central Community College sophomore and Winston Countain. Cody Patrick Collins, a Collision Repair Technology student at ECCC, died from injuries suffered in a one vehicle accident…

Calendar of Events

Triad Luncheon Nov. 14 The Winston County Triad Pre-Thanksgiving Luncheon will be Wednesday, November 14, at the Extension Office on Vance Street. Lunch will be served at 11:00 a.m. All members are asked to bring can goods, and other non-perishable…

Local wins third place at World Championship Show

The American Quarter Horse Journal, Oklahoma City– Dustin Johnson of McCool, Mississippi, and Sonya Nannette Buckner of Magee, Mississippi, captured third place in ranch sorting at the 2012 FedEx Open American Quarter Horse Association World Championship Show on Tuesday, November…

Winston County Chiefs wins district and state

Submitted Leslie Loving The Winston County Chiefs 11-12 year old team, of Louisville MS, has had a successful football season. During this 2012 they received three championship titles. As the regular season came to an end on October 6, the…