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Pet of the Week – 09/02/15

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Of all the animals currently in the shelter, Betsy has been with us for the longest amount of time. She needs a home soon- really soon. She has been spayed, and her adoption fee is $20.00. … Read more

New role

Winston Medical Center is pleased to announce that Matt Woodward has recently joined the staff as Controller.   In this capacity he will oversee the financial operations of the medical center.… Read more

Cotton Gin Festival set for Sept. 26

Scene from previous year’s Cotton Gin Car show

The Noxapater Community Alliance is gearing up for the annual Cotton Gin Festival. The festival date has be set for Saturday, September 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

This year’s festival boasts of a car show, pageant, venders, and … Read more

MSU disaster response evolves after Katrina

Winston County Extension agent Mike Skipper, left, discusses recovery issues from the April 2014 tornado with Rusty Suttle of Louisville at an Agricultural Disaster Resource Center set up May 15, 2014. (File photo by MSU Ag Communications/Linda Breazeale)

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, Miss. — In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Mississippi State University leaders realized the importance of instituting a standardized response system to assist with all types of catastrophes that might strike the state.… Read more

Recongized for efforts at Winston Academy

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During the Aug. 28 Winston Academy game at halftime, the school took time to recognize a volunteer, a successful alumini and a spelling bee winner.

The first recognized was Tyler Sullivan who has developed as a successful college quarterback for … Read more

Patriots hit by falling stars

Patriots had challenges moving the ball down field.

By Wendell Womack

The Winton Patriots turned a possible Winston win into another Winston woe!! The Winona Christian Stars snatched a predicted victory from Winston and sent the Patriots to 0-2 on the year.

On paper, the talented Patriots should … Read more

Woman with local ties writes new book

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By Monique R. Henderson

The social networking tool Twitter can help you to develop your creativity, enhance your connections and strengthen your professional image, according to a communications expert with ties to the Winston County area and Mississippi State.

“Creating … Read more