Category: News

Tools make great Father’s Day gifts

By Gary R. Bachman
MSU Horticulturist
Coastal Research & Extension Center

Last month, I wrote about getting mom the perfect Mother’s Day rose. With Father’s Day just a couple of weeks away, it’s gift time again. I’ve always enjoyed getting … Read more

Camp fun

ICC boys soccer camp

2015 ICC Campers from Winston County
These Boys enjoyed Soccer Camp at ICC from left:… Read more

Men’s health important for the celebration of future Father’s Day

4 Cancer Screening Tests for Men

By Stacy Simon
American Cancer Society

Celebrate the fathers in your life this June by encouraging them to protect their health by getting up to date on cancer screening tests. Screening tests look for … Read more

Library ‘crushing it’ with summer reading program

Volunteer Kenly McMullan is holding the baby kangaroo in the June 2 program  “Heroes Of The Wild”

From press reports
 
Like the Hulk the Winston County Library is “Crushing it” with its Superhero themed summer program.

Thanks to many local business sponsors, the library is able to bring many fun and educational programs to children and teens … Read more

Pinned

Lodge with Kemp_0175

Recently, Jerry Kemp (center) of Winstonville Lodge # 277 received his pin and certificate for 50 years of membership from the Grand Lodge of Mississippi.… Read more

ECCC visitors

Winston County Visitors to ECCC

Winston County Officials Visit East Central Community College

Winston County officials were special luncheon guests of the East Central Community College Board of Trustees during its June 2015 meeting on the Decatur campus. … Read more

Rotary Club busy in community

The Rotary Club of Louisville recently welcomed Adrian Marcus of Social In as their weekly speaker. Marcus explained the ins and outs of social media and how they can benefit everyone.

From staff reports

The Rotary Club of Louisville meets each week at Lake Tiak O’Khata at noon and enjoy a time of fellowship and learning.

Each week Louisville Rotarians host and enjoy outstanding programs that are informative and interesting. The … Read more

Winston County Branch NAACP elected Delegates 106th Annual National Convention

L to R: Annie Pearl Hudson, treasurer, Charles Hampton, President, Carolyn Hampton, Chairperson Women in the NAACP (WIN) (photo courtesy of Elmetra Patterson)

The Winston County Branch NAACP held its regular monthly meeting at Center Ridge MB Baptist Church on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 with Charles Hampton presiding. Delegates were elected to attend the 106th Annual National Convention, July 11-15, 2015, Philadelphia, PA. … Read more

A day for dad: The roots of Father’s Day

By Tresa Erickson

Picture it. It’s the early 1900s, and while listening to a Mother’s Day sermon, a young woman begins to reflect on her life. She had lost her mother in her teens and was raised by her father. … Read more