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Flag Donation

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Ouida Donald representing the Winston County Republican Women is … Read more

Birth – 11/18/15

Herbert Henry "Hub" McCain. 

Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain
Cynthia Hanna (Johnson) and Joseph Christopher McCain are pleased to announce the birth of their second son, Herbert Henry “Hub” McCain.

Hub was born at 6:10 p.m., Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at Anderson Regional Medical Center … Read more

WA students receive basket-making presentation

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From press and staff reports

Students in Mrs. Sanders 8th grade Mississippi History class at Winston Academy were given a presentation on pine needle basket weaving by Ms. Bessie Johnson of the Mississippi Arts Council.

Johnson is a native of … Read more

New Library employee welcomed

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The Winston County Library staff is proud to announce their newest member, Andrea McHenry, as the new Children’s Librarian.

Louisville native Andrea graduated from Nanih Waiya Attendance Center and went on to receive a Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology with an … Read more

Winston County residents can give boxes of hope

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Winston County families, churches and groups are not waiting until Thanksgiving Day to express gratitude. Instead, this week they are giving back by lovingly packing gifts of joy for children around the world living in extreme poverty or affected by … Read more

MDCC welcomes new public relations and sports information director

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From press reports

Mississippi Delta Community College is pleased to announce the hire of Jamie Scrivener as the new Public Relations and Sports Information Director.

She will be responsible for enhancing the college’s reputation through press releases and social media … Read more

Stewart sisters hold gathering

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Submitted by Frances Ball

It has become the custom for the Stewart Sisters to meet each year. This year they met in October at the home of Delaine Woodruff.

Beginning on Friday evening, a delightful dinner was enjoyed. Joining the … Read more

Red Hills Seniors hold annual Thanksgiving luncheon

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By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Red Hills Senior Citizens held its annual Thanksgiving Luncheon on November 10 at the Winston County Extension Office at 11 a.m.

The annual event brings member together to celebrate in the blessings … Read more

Locals attend state convention

Ouida Donald and Dean Watkins pictured with Cemper Scott, past president and Dana Stringer, newly elected president of Mississippi Republican Women, for the upcoming year.

Ouida Donald and Dean Watkins represented Winston County Republican Women at the Mississippi Republican State Convention in Jackson recently.  This was an opportunity to network with other Republican women throughout the State.  … Read more

Awarded

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Jeannette Thrash, President of Xi Chapter, Delta Kappa Gamma, presented the Red Rosé Award to Mary Margaret “M” Smith.  … Read more