Category: News

Winner awarded

The Friends of Dean Park, Inc. (FODP), announces it winners at their quarterly Walmart Day fundraiser and at the yearly Juneteenth Day Festival both held on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Shirley Gladney, pictured above won the fern basket at Walmart…

Funds donated

Peggy Crawford, Glenda Gregory, Robert Higginbotham and Mike Skipper came together to divide the remainder of the funds needed from the annual Breast Cancer Awareness To Teach Ladies Early Detection (BATTLE) luncheon for 2016. Some of the funds were kept…

Local attends ICC Camp

The ICC Men’s Soccer program held its annual Summer Camp this week on the Fulton Campus of Itawamba Community College. The ICC coaches, players and former players taught campers fundamentals, team work and had them compete in head-to-head drills. The…

Tenderloin & German Chocolate Fudge Pie: Brock’s Best

I have come across two of the most delightful recipes I have had the chance to encounter in quite a while, and I just had to share them with you. First, I love pork tenderloin, especially when it’s moist and…

Jail docket

May 23 Tyrone Hardin, 6/13/69, BM, CMDOC-Scott, CMDOC, violation May 24 Deunte Hoskins, L-14 Graham, burglary May 25 Willie Williams, 4/6/60, BM, Attala-Ray, Attala, holding for Attala May 26 Sean Hilton, 11/2/70, W-8 Glenn, WSO, arson Terrence Burnside, L-16 Gladney,…

Calendar of Events

Canning Workshop June 8 June 8, 2016. A Canning Workshop will be offered at the Winston Co Extension Office, located on Vance Street, on June 8, 2016 at 5:00 pm. Workshop will be lead by Fran Brock from Oktibbeha Co…

Juneteenth Festival a success

From press & staff reports It was a special occasion for all as another successful Juneteenth Festival was held this year at Dean Park June 4. The event garnered a good attendance, with the festival giving its attendees a glimpse…

College recognitions

ICC Indian Delegations include area residents Members of Itawamba Community College’s Indian Delegation have been selected for 2016-17. On the Fulton Campus they include Paige Imel of Aberdeen; Adrian Moffett, Hunter Holley, Hayden Plunkett, Ryan Williams, all of Amory; Laken…

Obituaries

Mr. Robert Morris Allen May 28, 2016 Funeral services for Mr. Robert Morris Allen, 76, were held at The Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Louisville, Wednesday, June 4, 2016 at 2 p.m. Bro. Paul Dancer officiated. Burial at Mount…

County’s unemployment rate displaying decrease

From press & staff reports Winston County’s unemployment rate has seen significant decreases since the beginning of 2016, reflecting a significant increase of jobs in the county. Winston County saw a decrease of seven-tenths of a percentage point in its…