News

Calling All Members

Please note the following General Membership meetings of the NAACP Winston County Branch, for the purpose o election of officers and at-large-members of the executive committee.… Read more

Apply Now for rabbit hunts Nanih Waiya WMAs 

Applications are now available for draw rabbit hunts with dogs on Nanih Waiya and Trim Cane Wildlife Management Areas (WMAs). To participate in these hunts, applicants must apply online at www.mdwfp.com/draws before October 15. Applicants must have a valid Mississippi … Read more

Statewide test results available for public viewing

Statewide test results for the 2014 Mississippi Curriculum Test, Second Edition (MCT2) and the Subject Area Testing Program, Second Edition (SATP2) are now available to the public.

Passing rates for each public school district as well as for the state … Read more

Caperton Reunion held in Noxapater, August 31, 2014

Submitted by Carolyn Mills

Descendents of Samuel Henry Caperton and Sarah Frances Ball Caperton held the 75th reunion of this Pioneer family of Noxapater in the J.W. Young/Mollie Estes Park on August 31, 2014 with the smallest number yet to … Read more

Art exhibit set for Macon

Main Street Macon is pleased to present a one-person exhibit of paintings and prints by Martha Stennis. The Show will hang in the Macon Welcome Center gallery from September 23rd thru October 27th. … Read more

Calendar of Events – 9/10/14

AARP Meeting

Winston County area AARP Chapter #2859 will hold their Sept. 10 meeting at the Extension Office at 10 a.m. Members are asked to bring a covered dish and enjoy the meeting.… Read more

Play at the park

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Submitted by Elmetra Patterson
A glimpse of the mural at Dean Park of Miss Ruth’s Babies’ Concession Stand with these children putting the finishing touches on it.  Artist Humdah Salahadyn of Atlanta, GA completed the mural several days ago but … Read more

WinstonStrong continuing to help recovery

From staff and press reports

The community-based recovery fund “WinstonStrong” held its weekly resource meeting at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church in Louisville August 28.
The meeting began with introductions, followed with an update by Executive Director Bro. Mike Dowd. Dowd … Read more