Avoid falling victim to a disaster scam

Volunteers active in disasters do not invoice for work

Communities across Mississippi are getting a helping hand from numerous volunteer organizations that are active during disasters, but the one thing that hand will never present to anyone they help is … Read more

Calendar of events

AARP to meet

Winston County Area AARP Chapter #2859 will hold their May 14 meeting in City Hall at 11 a.m. This is the last meeting before vacation. Members are asked … Read more

Let’s be neighbors

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Teresa Ingram presented STEADY ON, her voice and piano students in a recital at Pleasant Hill UMC in the Family Life Center which had been decorated by Susan Jernigan, Sharri and … Read more

Center available to help farmers

Submitted by Linda Breazeale, PIO for Winston EMA

The Winston County Extension office will host an Agriculture Disaster Recovery Center from 1-4 p.m. on Thursday, May 15.
The Agriculture Disaster Recovery Center will provide… Read more

Sustained success forecast for 2014 poultry industry

By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE – The poultry industry is riding a wave of success, propelling it from a strong 2013 into another year with promises of favorable market prices and lower production costs.
John Michael Riley, … Read more

Winston County nonprofit competing for State Farm grant

From press reports

Louisville, MS (April 28, 2014) – Louisville area residents answered the call from State Farm® to help create a positive impact in their community by submitting causes as part of this year’s State Farm Neighborhood Assist. Now … Read more