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EMS Honor Roll


Special Distinction
Jermias Goss
Je’Leia Hathorn
Azyriasian Haynes
Chloe Hickman
Jonah Long… Read more

Tip-Off Dinner set for Oct. 29 at East Central CC

From school reports

The East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the first ECCC Basketball Tipoff Dinner on Thursday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. in the Gold Room of the Mabry Memorial Cafeteria on the Decatur … Read more

Memories of Our County – 10/21/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.
Have you ever considered the word, “Dress”?  I am sure most of you will relate it to an article of clothing that ladies in our society wear … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Bobbie Black

Bobbie Louise Shumaker Black, 80, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, October 16, 2015, at her residence. Visitation was Sunday, October 18, 2015, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, Mississippi, and … Read more

Obituaries – 10/21/15

Ms. Gladys Lee Myers Cissna
October 16, 2015
Graveside services for Ms. Gladys Lee Myers Cissna, 94, were held at Old Mars Hill Cemetery in Winston County on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 10 a.m. Rev. Richard Burks officiated.… Read more

Obituary – Mr. Caleb Hunt

Mr. Justin Caleb Hunt, 26, died Sunday, October 11, 2015, in the Nanih Waiya community. Funeral services were held at 2:00 P.M. on Wednesday, October 14th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Jason Gross officiating. Interment was in Good Hope … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Paul Gillis

Paul M. Gillis, 68, passed away on Saturday, October 3, 2015, at Martha Jo Leslie State Veterans Home in Kosciusko, Mississippi. Funeral services were held at 11:30 a.m. on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Mary West

Mrs. Mary Alice Watson West, 82, died Sunday, October 11, 2015, at her daughter’s home in Starkville, MS. Funeral services were held at 12:00 P.M. on Thursday, October 15th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. David Allen officiating. Interment was … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Billy Jones

Mr. Billy Joe Jones, 65, died Saturday, October 17, 2015, at his home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, October 19th, at Butler Pentecostal Church, with Rev. David Keen and Rev. Wes Jones officiating. Interment … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Bob Duran

Robert “Bob” Duran, 78, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at his residence in Noxapater, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 16, 2015, at Noxapater Baptist Church with Rev. Ed … Read more