News

Child dies accidently

From press and staff reports

 

The Winston County Sheriff’s Department and EMS personnel were called to a home near Crystal Ridge on Saturday, June 29.

A 2-year old child who was unreponsive to medical treatment was transported from the … Read more

ECCC Workforce Development offers OSHA 10 Hour Training

OSHA, Occupational Safety and Health Administration, training is designed to teach safety awareness and to help each worker recognize and reduce the risks of jobsite hazards.  Topics to be covered are bleed borne pathogens, exit routes, emergency action plans, fire … Read more

Nanih Waiya Honor roll

NANIH WAIYA ATTENDANCE

4th – 9 weeks

Honor Roll

2ND GRADE

SPECIAL

DISTINCTION

Morgan Gay

Jadyn Green

Madison Ingram

Tyler McArthur

Walt McLendon

Morgan Mills

DISTINCTION

Joshua Barnhill

Lillie Cockrell

Kenny Ray Hanna

Kacey Holder

Jaylee Stokes

Austin Windle

Melanie … Read more

Supervisors receive library budget request

By Anna Katharine Baskin

The Winston County Journal

 

The Winston County Board of Supervisors met on July 1, 2013. Some of the main points in the agenda involved library business and airport progress.

• Beth Edwards, head of the … Read more

Calendar of Events

Benefit Auction July 5

Benefit Auction July 5, 2013 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Catfish Opry. Proceeds go to the Lee Weeks Family, who lost their house and all contents to a fire a couple of weeks ago. There … Read more

Military notes

Army Spec. Stephen J. Thames has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Johnnie Lee Grant

Funeral Services for Mr. Johnnie Lee Grant, 75, were held at 2pm on June 30, 2013 at Beck Funeral Home Chapel. Reverend William Haynes officiated. Burial followed in Memorial Garden.

A resident of Louisville, MS, Mr. … Read more

Noxapater Dollar General Community to hold blood drive

From press reports

 

The road of life is often rocky and filled with unforeseen obstacles—like traumatic injuries, life-threatening injuries and major surgeries. Blood donors help pave the way to recovery for patients by making sure blood is available when … Read more

Education notes

UM Honor roll

Winston County Students Listed On Chancellor’s, Dean’s Honor Rolls at The University of Mississippi (Ole Miss)

The following University of Mississippi students are listed on the Chancellor’s Honor Roll for the spring 2013 semester. For the honor, … Read more

Easy vegetables: Brock’s easy family recipes

I have found that many people who call me or e-mail me have missed my fresh and almost fresh vegetable recipes, and you definitely do not want to miss my recipes that I have for vegetables that my family prepares … Read more