Ring in the new year by saying goodbye to smoking

By Brittany Jacks
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Smoking can be a hard habit to kick, but it can be done with the right amount of determination.

Quitting smoking is at the top of many smokers’ New Year’s resolutions … Read more

Calendar of Events – 01/28/15

Class Reunion planned
Joint Class Reunion July 17-18, 2015. We are looking for NOXAPATER HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES from 1974, 1975, and 1976. Find us on Facebook page Tigers Joint Reunion 74-75-76 or e-mail or call Sandra at 662-803-1459.

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Find customer service when shopping local

From the Winston County Economic Development Partnership and Chamber of Commerce
Chamber Director Linda Skelton

For local businesses, it’s all about the customer experience. This means friendly attitudes and a focus on you, not your dollars. You aren’t likely to … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 01/28/15

Praise the Lord everyone.  My what a busy two weeks.  It seems like there has been so much going on.  People have lost loved one and there are so many sick.  So many with major problems and they don’t … Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 01/28/15

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Senior Citizens from Whitehall, Center Ridge and Pleasant Hill United Methodist Churches gathered at Pleasant Hill for their first meeting of 2015 with less attendance than usual. Don and Dale Shumaker … Read more

Patriots set to begin district tourney Tuesday

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy Patriots will likely be the No. 6 seed when the District 2-AA Tournament opens play at Canton Academy on Tuesday.

WA is expected to be matched up against either Oak Hill … Read more

Education Notes – 01/28/2015

Mississippi State University GRADUATION List for the 2014 fall term for Winston county.

Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition … Read more

ECCC announces Fall Semester Honor Roll

Students named to the 2014 fall semester honor roll, which includes those selected to the President’s List, Dean’s List and Honorable Mention List, have been announced at East Central Community College in Decatur, according to Deanna Rush, Director of Admissions … Read more