Category: News

Children’s Story hour returns to library

Where were you when you first experienced the joy of books?

Odds are it was on mom’s, dad’s or a grandparent’s lap, having a book read to you – or at the local library, having a lively adult bring a … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 12/02/2015

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Recently I decided to visit Shiloh Baptist Church for their Sunday morning worship service. Center Ridge UMC and Shiloh are a little over a mile apart and have been sister congregations … Read more

Text messages result in school lockdown on Nov. 19

Noxapater Attendance Center lockdown Nov. 19 after a student received threatening text messages from a Philadelphia man.

The student contacted school officials after receiving a series of threatening text messages. Winston County Sheriff’s Department was contacted and the school went … Read more

EMCC men run their record to 7-0 on season

From school reports

SCOOBA – The East Mississippi Community College men’s basketball team improved to 7-0 on the season with a solid 104-65 home victory over Faith Prep Academy during Monday night action at Keyes T. Currie Coliseum.

Coach Billy … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Malvina McCool Moore

December 22, 1911 – November 26, 2015

The Beehive in Louisville, MS. She was the daughter of the late Dick Cauthen McCool and Ozella Miller McCool of Canton, MS.

Following graduation from Canton High School she went on to attend … Read more

Obituaries – 12/02/2015

Mr. Clarence Eiland
November 21, 2015
Funeral services for Mr. Clarence Eiland, 75, will be held at Rockport United Methodist Church in Ackerman December 2, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Adarryl Brown officiated. Burial at Rockport United Methodist Church Cemetery.… Read more

Obituary – Mr. Daniel Collins

Daniel Collins, 72, passed away on Wednesday, November 25, 2015, at Rush Foundation Hospital in Meridian, Mississippi. Visitation was Saturday, November 28, 2015, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services were … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Annie Pearl Triplett

Mrs. Annie Pearl Triplett, 95, died Saturday, November 28, 2015, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Monday, November 30th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Ed Deuschle officiating. Interment was in … Read more

Legals – 12/02/2015


WHEREAS, on July 26, 2004, Michael Nunn, single and Diana Gill, single, executed a Deed of Trust to W. Stewart Robison, Trustee for Jim Walter Homes, Inc., Beneficiary, which Deed of Trust is recorded in Land … Read more