Category: News

SAMHSA provides up to $299,996 in grants to programs in Mississippi

From press reports

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) is providing up to $299,996 in funding to programs in Mississippi over three years for treatment drug court programs for people involved in the criminal justice system that Read more

Carl Jackson concert upcoming Dec. 10

Carl Jackson’s 2016 ‘Home for Christmas’ concert will be held Saturday, December 10, at 4pm and 7pm at the Strand Theater which is located at 118 South Church Avenue, Louisville.

Along with Carl Jackson will be the following well celebrated Read more

Drought crumbles pavement on highways

The drought in Mississippi this year is not only affecting recreational activities such as bonfires and camping, but it’s also affecting the state’s highways, according to the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT). 11-14-2016_Hwy. 41 Chickasaw County (1)

“Our roads are definitely suffering the effects of Read more

DAR honors Vietnam veterans for third year in a row

From press & staff reports

The Nanih Waiya Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution paid tribute to those who served the United States during the Vietnam War with a luncheon in their honor on November 17 at the Read more

Child killed in Nov. 22 crash

The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a one vehicle fatal crash Tuesday evening, Nov. 22 around 6:10 PM on MS HWY 490 near the Noxubee Co. line.

A 2005 blue Ford Expedition driven by 31 year old Jessica Daniel of Read more

Winston Medical Center receives National recognition

Winston Medical Center today announced it has been recognized by iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Office of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in Strength Index and Strength Index Quality reflecting top quartile performance among all Read more

Noxapater to host first town caroling event

Celebrating the holidays in a small town can bring a lot  joy as persons may celebrate with neighbors, making memories with family, and taking time to acknowledge the important parts of life.

In the spirit of celebration, the holidays and Read more

A Thankful Community

For the last 15 years, hundreds of volunteers under the direction of Aline Haynes have helped feed over thousand people each Thanksgiving.

The event has become a tradition in Winston County for those who volunteer and those who are served.Read more

White-tailed deer gun season opens

Mississippi’s white-tailed deer gun season opened November 19 and closes December 1.  Hunting with dogs is allowed during this season.  Legal deer include legal bucks and antlerless deer on private lands and only legal bucks on open public lands.  The Read more