Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Jack R. Cannon

Jack R. Cannon died Tuesday, March 1, 2016. He was born on November 15, 1940 to the late Earl Jack and Mildred Nadine Cannon and raised in Yazoo City, Mississippi. Jack graduated from Mississippi State University with a BS Degree … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Vickie Lou McCleer

Mrs. Vickie Lou McCleer, 64, died Saturday, March 5, 2016, at the Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 4:00 P.M. on Tuesday, March 8th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Sarah Irene Matson

Sarah Irene Matson, 90, passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2016, at Neshoba General Hospital in Philadelphia, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 12 noon on Saturday, March 5, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Byron Howell … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Seretia Ann Nowell

Mrs. Seretia Ann Nowell, 73, died Saturday, February 27, 2016, at her home in Noxapater, MS. Funeral services were held at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, March 2nd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Antoine Stokes and Rev. Timmy Flake officiating. … Read more

Obituaries – 03/09/2016

Mrs. Carol Burks Stokes
Carol Burks Stokes, 65, passed away on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at her residence in Louisville, Mississippi. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 7, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral … Read more

Legals – 03/09/2016

SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE NOTICE

WHEREAS, on or about the 1st day of July, 1999, Judith W. Lyon executed and delivered a certain Deed of Trust unto W.P. Mitchell, Trustee, The Peoples Bank and Trust Company, beneficiary, to secure an indebtedness … Read more

Distinguished Young Women

Iris Keen, 2017 Winston County DYW.

From staff reports

Winston Academy junior Iris Keen will represent Winston County this summer at the state Distinguished Young Woman (DYW) competition as she was named 2017 Distinguished Young Woman of Winston County during the program’s main event Saturday night. … Read more

Presidential primaries set for March 8

From staff reports

Winston County voters will have their chance to select their political party candidate next week in the presidential primaries.

Primary elections for Democratic and Republican presidential nominees are set for Tuesday, March 8. Polls will be open … Read more