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(photo courtesy of Elmetra Patterson)

On Friday, June 5, 2014, Supervisor Gloria Turnipseed met with Willie T. Eichelberger, Vice President of the Dean Park Commission, Elmetra Patterson of Friends of Dean Park, Inc.  and several Mennonites to discuss the progress of … Read more

Polo support

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Polo Custom Products held a myriad of diverse fundraisers to assist 6 of their employees who were affected by the April 28 tornado that ripped through Winston County.  The fundraisers included … Read more

Case returns to ECCC staff

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David Case was recently selected Vice President for Institutional Research and Effectiveness at East Central Community College in Decatur, announced ECCC President Dr. Billy W. Stewart.
Case, who began his new duties on May 1, 2014, previously served as Director … Read more

MSU Extension Service helps sponsor housing workshop

MSU Extension Service co-sponsored a free public workshop with JTS & CO. Mortgage Brokers on June 5, 2014.
This workshop was focused on where to start when buying a home. Crystal Blair, FCS/4H agent and Sandra Jackson, 4H Program Associate … Read more

Farmer’s Market to kick off June 19

From press reports 

The Winston County Farmer’s Market Committee is proud to announce the opening of the Winston County Farmer’s Market on June 19 with a Kick-Off Jamboree, located at the soccer fields on Ball Drive. Future markets will be … Read more

2014 National Pollinator Week set for June

Jackson, Miss—For the last seven years, the U.S. Senate has unanimously approved and designated a week in June as National Pollinator Week. This year, that week is June 16-22. The United States Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is … Read more