Category: News

Memories of Our County – 11/25/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. Falling Rain The article below was written a few weeks ago when the earth was parched and dry. As I read over the article in preparation for sending it…

Sports Schedules – 11/25/15

FRIDAY NOV. 27 Prep Football 7 p.m. — East Webster at Baldwyn 7 p.m. — Bassfield at Bay Springs 7 p.m. — Lumberton at Resurrection 7 p.m. — Hollandale Simmons at Smithville 7 p.m. — West Marion at Collins

Calendar of Events – 11/25/15

REPM meeting Dec. 3 Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi in Winston County will meet on Dec. 3 at Lake Tiak O’Khata at 11 a.m. The program will feature a Business meeting, lunch & singing of Christmas songs led by Merle…

Children’s Story hour returns to library

Where were you when you first experienced the joy of books?   Odds are it was on mom’s, dad’s or a grandparent’s lap, having a book read to you – or at the local library, having a lively adult bring…

Obituary – Mrs. Minnie Margarett McCleer

Mrs. Minnie Margarett McCleer, 69, died Friday, November 20, 2015, at her home in Pope, MS. Funeral services were held at 12:00 P.M. on Monday, November 23rd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Dutton officiating. Interment was in Memorial…

Obituary – Mrs. Barbara Ellen Barnhill

Mrs. Barbara Ellen Barnhill, 77, died Tuesday, November 17, 2015, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, MS. A memorial service was held at 2:00 P.M. on Saturday, November 21st, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Dewayne Kelsey officiating. Interment will…

Obituary – Mrs. Amy Fulcher Touchstone

After a valiant and courageous fight with illness, Amy Fulcher Touchstone, 53, of Abita Springs, Louisiana, went to be with her Heavenly Father on November 17, 2015. Amy was born on February 3, 1962, in Greenville, Mississippi, to John and…

Obituary – Mrs. Jane Sheedy Grimmett

Mrs. Jane Sheedy Grimmett , 75, of Louisville, MS, formerly of Cleveland, MS, passed away surrounded by family November 19, 2015 at Winston Medical Center. A memorial service was held on Monday, November 23, 2015, at 2:00 P.M. at Ray Funeral…

Obituary – Mr. Timothy Reid McCully

Timothy Reid McCully, 70, passed away on Monday, October 12, 2015, at the Methodist West Houston Hospital in Houston, Texas. Memorial services will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, November 27, 2015, in the Memorial Park Cemetery, in Louisville, Mississippi…

Obituary – Mr. Arthur Rhee Outz

Macon, MS Mr. Arthur Rhee Outz, 86, passed away at his residence on Thursday, November 19, 2015. Funeral services were held Sunday, November 22, 2015 at 3 p.m. at Salem Memorial Church near Macon, MS. Interment was held in the…