Category: News

High school students mentor and teach importance of handwashing

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From press reports

WLCTC is excited to be a part of the MS Hand Washing Campaign project again this year!  Annually, more than 164 million school days are lost due to various illnesses.

It is hypothesized that a great number … Read more

‘Help for the Journey’ – Marriage Mentoring Training held

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Marriage Mentoring training was completed at Pleasant Ridge Missionary Baptist Church in Noxapater on September 17, 2015. The training workshop was presented by Building Strong Families at the invitation of Rev. Joe Glass.… Read more

Pet of week – 09/23/15

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Nellie is a young, spayed, blue heeler mix. She is good with the other dogs in the shelter. Nellie’s adoption fee is $20.00. All of our kennels are full, so we … Read more

Patriots lose, but go down swinging

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Winston players and coaches huddle up for a talk.

By Wendell Womack

With 7:41 left in the game, the Winston Patriots were going toe to toe with the powerhouse Simpson Cougars as the score stood at 21-14 in favor of Simpson.

As Simpson By aced a 4th down and … Read more

Whitehall United Methodist Church Bazaar set for October 31

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Whitehall United Methodist Church will host their 2015 Bazaar on Saturday, October 31st. Doors open for shopping at 8 o’clock sharp and will remain open until 1 in the afternoon. Workers will begin serving breakfast in the Fellowship Hall prior … Read more

New American Flag

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Jerry Hemphill presented to Winston County Sheriff Jason Pugh for the … Read more

Lady Patriots getting ready for North State

From staff reports

The Winston Academy Lady Patriots were set to host Wayne Academy on Tuesday in preparation for taking part in the MAIS AAA North State Fast-Pitch Softball Tournament at … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 09/23/15

Too much Trump

Jealous and baffled by the attention that celebrity presidential candidate Donald Trump has been given, most of his Republican rivals spent Wednesday night’s debate trying to knock him down a few notches.
There’s plenty to criticize about … Read more

EC set to host Goalkeeping camp on Oct. 10

From school reports

DECATUR — East Central Community College is hosting its second annual Goalkeeping Camp for high school soccer players Saturday, Oct. 10, at the ECCC soccer fields on the Decatur campus.

ECCC Head Women’s Soccer Coach Gray Massey, … Read more