Category: News

Let’s be Neighbors – 11/25/15

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Thanksgiving is upon us and the Mills family has much to be thankful for as three siblings on top of Mills Hill just before you reach Center Ridge UMC were hit … Read more

Memories of Our County – 11/25/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Falling Rain
The article below was written a few weeks ago when the earth was parched and dry. As I read over the article in preparation for sending it … Read more

Sports Schedules – 11/25/15

Prep Football
7 p.m. — East Webster at Baldwyn
7 p.m. — Bassfield at Bay Springs
7 p.m. — Lumberton at Resurrection
7 p.m. — Hollandale Simmons at Smithville
7 p.m. — West Marion at Collins… Read more

Calendar of Events – 11/25/15

REPM meeting
Dec. 3
Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi in Winston County will meet on Dec. 3 at Lake Tiak O’Khata at 11 a.m. The program will feature a Business meeting, lunch & singing of Christmas songs led by Merle … Read more

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 … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Minnie Margarett McCleer

Mrs. Minnie Margarett McCleer, 69, died Friday, November 20, 2015, at her home in Pope, MS. Funeral services were held at 12:00 P.M. on Monday, November 23rd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Dutton officiating. Interment was in Memorial … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Barbara Ellen Barnhill

Mrs. Barbara Ellen Barnhill, 77, died Tuesday, November 17, 2015, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, MS. A memorial service was held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, November 21st, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Dewayne Kelsey officiating. Interment will … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Amy Fulcher Touchstone

After a valiant and courageous fight with illness, Amy Fulcher Touchstone, 53, of Abita Springs, Louisiana, went to be with her Heavenly Father on November 17, 2015.

Amy was born on February 3, 1962, in Greenville, Mississippi, to John and … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Jane Sheedy Grimmett

Mrs. Jane Sheedy Grimmett , 75, of Louisville, MS, formerly of Cleveland, MS, passed away surrounded by family November 19, 2015 at Winston Medical Center. A memorial service was held on Monday, November 23, 2015, at 2:00 P.M. at Ray … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Timothy Reid McCully

Timothy Reid McCully, 70, passed away on Monday, October 12, 2015, at the Methodist West Houston Hospital in Houston, Texas. Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, November 27, 2015, in the Memorial Park Cemetery, in Louisville, Mississippi … Read more