Category: News

Fertilizing forages can provide deer food

By James L. Cummins
Special to the Plaindealer

Most people think that during the summer there is an ample supply of browse for deer to eat. Many people think that since the sweetgums, hickories and oaks are green again, deer … Read more

An aspirin a day may keep strokes and heart attacks away

Have you ever heard that you should “take an aspirin everyday” for good health, or  “an aspirin a day keeps the doctor away”? If so, have you ever wondered if there was any truth to it? The answer is yes … Read more

Holmes’ Flanagan set to work with U.S. Pan American team

From special reports

Training camp for the U.S. Pan American Men’s Basketball Team will feature a trio of court coaches taking part in their first USA Basketball coaching assignment, including Jason Flanigan (Holmes Community College), Ron Hunter (Georgia State) and … Read more

Calendar of Events – 07/01/15

Noxapater Farmer’s market every Saturday
Town of Noxapater Farmer’s Market will host a Farmer’s market from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. each Saturday

La Leche League to meet
La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 07/01/15

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

I do not know about you readers, but I surely enjoyed the cool weather we have enjoyed here at the beginning of summer. My windows have been open and no … Read more

Voter registration deadline approaches

From Staff Reports

Saturday is the last day for unregistered voters in Winston County to qualify for voting in the August primary elections.

All Winston County offices will be closed Friday in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

The Democratic … Read more

Bluegrass event set for July 18

The Magnolia State Bluegrass Association’s Summer Show will be held on Saturday, July 18 at 1 PM until 9 PM at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman, MS. Featured Bluegrass bands include Magnolia Drive, The Russell Burton Family, … Read more

News of the Past – 07/01/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – July 2, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Dr. A. C. Cockrell left recently for Tocopola, where he has … Read more

Benefit event set for July 4 in Eupora

“Carnival for Carmen,” a benefit for the family of the late Carmen Smith, is scheduled for 9 a.m.-5 p.m. July 4 at Bright Ideas & Second Chances, 2768 W. Roane Ave. in Eupora.

Carmen died June 29 after sustaining severe … Read more