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Winston County Tornado Benefit set for October 4

Working with Mennonite Disaster Services and others WinstonStrong is working to rebuild Winston County

A benefit for WinstonStrong and the continued recovery of Winston County is set for October 4 at 3 p.m.
The event is hosted by Southern Gospel Music Association of Mississippi. The event will begin at 3 pm. on October 4 … Read more

Local representatives visit the USS Roosevelt

Photo by Penny Randall
Aircrew prepare to launch a T-45C Goshawk off the deck of the USS Roosevelt Aug. 22. The group enjoyed watching as 11 student aviators from NAS Meridian completed their last step in qualifications to earn their "Wings of Gold." The aviators will be winged Sept. 19.

By Penny Randall
NAS Meridian Public Affairs Specialist

Unforgettable. Amazing. Overwhelming. Inspirational.

These are the one word sentiments of just a few of the distinguished visitors from Mississippi who recently spent 24 hours aboard the USS Theodore Roosevelt (CNV 71) … Read more

Veterans Day and Harvest Fest planned by Chamber

From press reports

To warm up the waning days of fall and celebrate before winter, the Winston County Economic Development Partnership and Winston County Chamber will host its Inaugural Veterans Harvest Festival.

“We are extremely excited about the new festival … Read more

Gunn to visit for ideas tour

From press reports

For the third year in a row, Speaker of the House Philip Gunn will host a series of non-partisan town hall meetings around Mississippi for his MS Solutions—an Ideas Tour.

Speaker Gunn will make various stops around … Read more

Patriots lose district opener, 14-0

Patriots moving down the field against the Raiders

By Wendell Womack

The Winston Patriots suffered 3 costly turnovers inside the Oak Hill Raiders 30 yard line and were denied a scoring opportunity from the 1-yard line in last Friday nights opening district game against Oak Hill from West … Read more