Annual Thanksgiving event feeds families

Volunteers Paul Black, Mike Dowd, Aline Haynes, Judy McLeod, and

From staff reports

The 13th Annual Thanksgiving Community Luncheon celebrated another successful event this year.

With hundreds of volunteers and hundreds of families fed, the luncheon once again achieved its goal of reaching out and connecting the community.

Luncheon coordinator … Read more

Winston Strong seeking donations

From staff reports

WinstonSTRONG will host weekly Unmet Needs Meetings at the Winston County Chamber of Commerce Building in Louisville on Monday’s at 1:30 p.m.

Stephanie Black, Administrative Coordinator for WinstonSTRONG, stated “We are inviting whoever feels like they, their … Read more

Baptist Laymen repair homes after the storm

(Right) Front Row L to R: Calvin Sojourney, Canton, Mrs. Lucy Foster (homeowner), Rev. Dennis Jackson, Louisville, Andrew Foster (son of Mrs. Foster, Leon Oscar, Canton
Back Row L to R: John Foster (son of Mrs. Lucy Foster), Jimmie Maxwell, Olive Branch, Paul Coburn, Louisville, Billy Metts, Louisville, Clarence Travis, Canton, L. C. Mitchell, Canton, Ed Walls, Madison, James Parnell, Madison, Elverse Alexander, Canton (photo courtesy of Elmetra Patterson)

By Elmetra Patterson

Veteran Billy Metts and the Baptist Layman of, Canton, Biloxi, Olive Branch, Madison and Louisville, MS completed repairs to the home of a disabled woman and her 3 disabled adult sons. Her husband is a patient at … Read more

Smith reunion

Smith GroupPic

The Smith Reunion was held at Mr. and Mrs. Richard Smith’s home on October 18 with 92 in attendance.… Read more

Volunteers needed for Hope Outdoors hunt


From Staff Reports

Volunteers are needed for North Mississippi Hope Outdoors’ first deer hunt, which will be Dec. 19-20.

Housing and meals will be provided for hunters and volunteers at Dorroh Lake Baptist Assembly, located at 645 Dorroh Lake Road … Read more

Pet of the week – 12/3/14

pet of week

Henry is one of the many animals available for adoption at the shelter.  He has been neutered, and he is great with the other dogs in the shelter.  Henry’s adoption fee is $20.00.  To see more pictures of Henry, or … Read more

Crowning moment


Winston County Complex Head Start recently held the Mr. and Miss Head Start Pageant. The students presented activities and modeled their attire.

The results were Khole Coleman for Queen and Kamarion Eiland for King. First Alternates were … Read more