News

Bright Came the Word from His Mouth

From Mary Snow

On Friday evening, April 26th in our Strand Theatre at 7:00 pm, out
community will have the opportunity to not only hear a new musical
work… an epic… by one of our own, but have the opportunity … Read more

{news] It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

Again, Congratulations to the top 5 sellers for the fundraiser that
won cash prizes as well as a ride in the stretch hummer:
• Anthony Thomas – first place- $100.00
• Regan Ammons – second place- $75.00
• Joshua Ammons- … Read more

Library kicks off National Library week

From staff and press reports

The Winston County Library kicked off National Library Week, April 14
through 20, with a luncheon to thank its supports and local officials.

Librarian Beth Edwards honored many library supports and thank ed
them for … Read more

Junior Auxiliary keeps busy

The 4th Annual Junior Auxiliary / Red Hills Festival 5K Run/Walk & 1
Mile Fun Run will be held Saturday May 25, 2013 at 8:00 am.

Cash awards rewarded to top male and female winner. Top finisher in
Fun Run … Read more

Calendar of Events

East Central
one game out
of first place
The Warriors of East Central Community College split their four
division games last week and find themselves one game out of first
place with a 12-6 MACJC South Division record.

Pearl River … Read more

Fortnightly Club meets in April

Submitted by Lynne Cunningham

The monthly meeting for the Fortnightly Club was held on April 11th
at the Market Café. Hostesses Mrs. Steve Brown and Mrs. Charles
Smyth decorated the tables with burgeoning spring flowers and served
refreshments of broiled … Read more

Refuge accepting YCC applications  

From press reports

Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is seeking
applications from adventurous young women and men ages 15 to 18.

Positions are available through the Youth Conservation Corps program
and are a great way to get to … Read more

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago –April 18, 1913
NOXAPATER: Mrs. Crow of Ackerman spent Wednesday night here, guest
of Mrs. C. C. Gunn. – Dr. R. M. Webb of Hope spent Sunday night
here with his home folks. We are glad to … Read more

Winston County Republican Women hold March meeting

Submitted

The Winston County Republican Women held its March meeting at noon at
Lake Tiak O’Khata. New officers elected for the upcoming year were
Dean Watkins, President; Amy Nowell, Vice President, Shelly Thomas,
Recording Secretary, and Ann Nance, Treasurer. The … Read more