Category: News

Wedding: Sullivan-McLane

Mrs. Marvin Douglas Sullivan of Brookhaven announces the engagement of her daughter, Susan Love Sullivan, to Robert James McLane, son of Ms. Doris McLane of Palm Springs, Florida, and Robert McLane of Tequesta, Florida. Miss Sullivan is also the daughter … Read more

Ellises celebrate 65 years together


By Rev. Rob Faulk

Sixty-five years is a lifetime.

After sixty-five years of work, most are ready to enjoy retirement. Sixty-five years in business, and you are labeled a true success.

Sixty-five years in the teaching field or in medicine, … Read more

Flag presentation

NW Flag Jan 2016

Jerry W Hemphill presents a flag on behalf of WoodmenLife Chapter 102 at Nanih Waiya recently. … Read more

Teter’s to leave Winston County

From staff reports

As repairs of the Teter’s building near completion, management of Teters Floral Products, Inc. informed The Winston County Board Supervisors that it will move its distribution center in Louisville to its home base of operations in Missouri.… Read more

First United Methodist Church hosts IF: Gathering on February 5 and 6  


Tens of thousands of women worldwide will participate in the IF: Gathering on February 5-6, 2016, via a live stream from a live, sold out event in Austin, Texas.  With a variety of cultures and denominations represented, these women … Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/03/2016

Prep Basketball
TBA — MAIS District 2 AAA Tournament at Winston Academy
6 p.m. — Vardaman at Eupora
6 p.m. — Winona at French Camp
6 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Hebron Christian
6 p.m. — Philadelphia … Read more

Grant helps local students pursue medical dreams

From press reports

High school juniors in Winston County considering medical careers in their home state have the opportunity to take part in an intense and revealing summer program at Mississippi State University.… Read more

Expectations high as ECCC softball opens season February 4

Expectations are high, and so is the preseason ranking as the East Central Community College Lady Diamond Warriors open their 2016 softball season Thursday, Feb. 4, against Alabama Southern Community College at the softball complex on the Decatur campus. Game … Read more

Wonders of the winter stars at the Rainwater Observatory

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “Wonders of the Winter Stars”. This presentation will be given Friday, February 12, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, David Teske. … Read more

Chamber of Commerce seeks Man and Woman of Year nominations


The Partnership/ Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet will be held on March 3, 2016 at 6:00 pm at Lake Tiak-O’Khata. The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is once again asking you to seriously consider nominations for Man and Woman of … Read more