The Barrett family cordially invites friends and family for a special day honoring the 50 years of marriage of Joe and Arlene Barrett as they renew their wedding vows. Saturday, the thirteenth of July, Two thousand and thirteen at 2 … Read more
HATTIESBURG – Raychal Reed will represent Winston County in the 64th Mississippi Miss Hospitality Pageant on July 26-27 at the Saenger Theater in Downtown Hattiesburg.
Raychal Ann Reed is a Hall of Fame and Dean’s List graduate of East Central … Read more
From combined reports
The Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors reached the pinnacle of MHSAA Class 1A fast-pitch softball this past spring, taking home the state championship with a 15-6 and 13-7 sweep of West Union in the championship series.
Many girls … Read more
Several hundred mourners paid last respects to former East Central Community College football player Park Stevens who was laid to rest Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Mt. Vernon Baptist Church in Columbus.
Stevens, 20, lost his life July 3 after … Read more
The Mississippi Municipal League (MML) will hold its 82nd Annual Conference July 15-17, 2013, at the Mississippi Gulf Coast Coliseum & Convention Center in Biloxi.
The conference theme is “Strong Cities: Putting the Pieces Together” and is expected to attract … Read more
The Mississippi State Department of Health’s (MSDH) Office of Tobacco Control has renewed the community tobacco control grant for the Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition of Attala, Leake and Winston Counties.
Monies from the grant are used by the Mississippi Tobacco-Free Coalition … Read more
(By Elmetra Patterson)
Dean Park, the beautiful park on Hwy 15 South in the Center Ridge Community, has a lot of activities going on this summer. Eric McCarter, Sr. with sons Eric, Jr. and Nigel came from Starkville to … Read more
Dale Chancellor of Macon, MS, recently competed in the MS High School Rodeo Finals in Hattisburg. MS. Only the top four in each event advance to the National Finals in Rock Springs, Wyoming, scheduled for late July. At the national … Read more
Army Spec. Stephen J. Thames
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, … Read more
(By Elmetra Patterson
The Friends of Dean Park, Inc. (FODP) meets twice yearly at Walmart to solicit donations for special projects at Dean Park. Dean Park is the only park in Winston County that is run by the county. … Read more