Town and Country Garden club hosts meeting

Brenda Jowers' railway garden with miniature trains and tracks and little nostaligia-style towns. Designed and built by Brenda and her husband David.

The Town & Country Garden club met January 15, 2015 in the lovely home of Mrs. Brenda Jowers. Noniene Keene served as Co-hostess. The meeting was called to order by President Sandra Culwell. Frances Pierce presented the inspiration entitled ‘Consolations’. … Read more

Ladies conference


Ladies Conference
March 6, 5:30 p.m.

Providence Baptist Church’s 9th Annual Ladies’ Conference will be held on Friday evening March 6 at 5:30 p.m. in the Family Life Center. Our program will feature Karen Peck and New River, a 3-time … Read more

Eiland Middle School to host Living Wax Museum

8th graders Reese Fulton and Beyoncé Triplett are portraying Attorney Richard Durr (Rosa Parks attorney) and Ruby Dee (famous actress) during the EMS Living Wax Museum on February 26 at 5pm

From press reports

On Thursday, February 26 at 5 p.m. Eiland Middle School students are presenting a living wax museum along with the Black History program.

The students will represent historical figures in dress, character, and provide visitors with a … Read more

REPM visits NW

(Left to Right) Gale Gregory, Headmaster of Grace Christian and former Nanih Waiya Principal with Joe Wylie, President of Winston County REPM

The Retired Educational Personnel of Winston County visited Nanih Waiya attendance Center for its February meeting on Feb. 5. The former educators heard from speaker Gale Gregory who spoke … Read more

Careful plans, good help can ease wedding stress

One of the wedding gifts ike candles may help destress as well.

By Bonnie Coblentz
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Stress can rob a bride of joy at her own wedding, but good preparation can help her prioritize and focus on what’s important on her big day.

Planning a wedding is … Read more

Food safety tips keep wedding guests smiling

Keeping hot and cold foods at the proper temperatures during a wedding reception is essential for maintaining food safety and quality. (Photo by iStock)

By Keri Collins Lewis
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Food-borne illnesses are not popular wedding favors, and brides can keep their guests smiling by practicing a few simple food safety tips.

Natasha Haynes, host of “The Food Factor” and … Read more

WA girls finish fourth in AA Tournament

Darby Nowell (4) takes a shot from long-range.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Lady Patriots of Winston Academy closed out a strong season by finishing fourth in the MAIS AA State Girls Basketball Tournament.

WA reached the semifinals by knocking off Adams County Christian School … Read more

Newlyweds should save, plan before buying home

Newlywed couples who want to buy their first home should educate themselves on the process and have a written financial plan to follow. (Photo by iStock)

By Nathan Gregory
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE — Newlywed couples face numerous questions when considering the purchase of their first home.

Finances, mobility, career stability, credit and the state of the housing market are all important factors to think … Read more