Category: News

Light up


The Sunshine Boys are four gospel singing brothers from Louisville,  MS who have been shining their light for the Lord for six years together, and are still being a light to the world!… Read more

Valentine fun


Winston County Library’s Children’s Librarian, Andrea McHenry, recently led a Valentine’s Day program at Grace Christian School.  … Read more

Gerald Mills is awarded as the 2016 MEDC Honorary Life Member

Gerald Mills receiving his award.

The Mississippi Economic Development Council (MEDC) announced that Gerald Mills was awarded as the 2016 MEDC Honorary Life Member on February 4th, 2016. Honorary Life Membership may be granted to individuals upon retirement to recognize their long and distinguished service … Read more

Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center wins national award



Choctaw Nursing and Rehabilitation Center Wins National Award for Safe and Sound Initiative which provides a strong model of effective advocacy for older adults by challenging and changing ageism.… Read more

Flag suggestion

The Clarion Ledger is seeking flag desings to replace the present Mississippi Flag.… Read more

Helping others

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Recently formed board of Winston Educational Christian Action Resource Enterprises, Inc, known as WE CARE discussed what can they do to help Flint, MI. They penned one letter asking for help to send water and it spread like wildfire.… Read more

ECCC announces Fall Semester Honor Roll

From press reports

Students named to the 2015 fall semester honor roll, which includes those selected to the President’s List, Dean’s List and Honorable Mention List, have been announced at East Central Community College in Decatur.… Read more

Chamber of Commerce banquet tickets go on sale today


The Partnership/ Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet will be held on March 3, 2016 at 6:00 pm at Lake Tiak-O’Khata.
The 2016 Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet tickets will go on sale Wednesday, February 17, 2016.  The Tickets … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 02/17/2016

Manning’s beer blunder

Greenwood Commonwealth

Although Peyton Manning’s skills as a quarterback have declined with age and injuries, his aptitude as a pitchman hasn’t.

It was a little cheesy of him, after winning his second Super Bowl … Read more