Category: News

Nanih Waiya Attendance Center to hold blood drive

Nanih Waiya Attendance Center and United Blood Services will host a blood drive Friday, March 27, from 8:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. in the bloodmobile at the school.

Donors will receive a free “Pump Up the Blood Supply” T-shirt.… Read more

Legals – 03/18/2015

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IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF
KATHERINE THOMAS, DECEASED
CIVIL ACTION NO. 2015-018… Read more

Southern cooking spotlight—Mrs. Helen Partridge

This week I have chosen to spotlight one of my favorite cooks, Mrs. Helen Partridge of Louisville. The cakes and breads from Mrs. Helen’s oven cannot be beat, and she accomplishes all her work tirelessly, even in her late seventies. … Read more

Area students to participate in Phi Theta Kappa induction ceremony at ICC

Several area students will be formally inducted into Phi Theta Kappa at Itawamba Community College at 6 p.m., Mar. 19, in the Multi-Purpose Building at the Tupelo Campus.

The ceremony will include students who are members of both Upsilon Sigma, … Read more

Editorial – 03/18/2015

All too preventable

The most difficult thing for any public official to do is tell his supporters something they don’t want to hear. Attorney General Eric Holder deserves credit for doing exactly that last week when he explained why there … Read more

ECCC Lady Warriors sweep Baton Rouge

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior softball team got the sweep over Baton Rouge Community College Monday, March 16, in Decatur. With the wins, ECCC improves to 19-5 overall and 5-3 in division play.

In game one, the Lady … Read more

Major bills get votes on House floor

House members faced another major deadline this past week as we continued to address Senate bills on the House floor. By Wednesday, the House was required to address all general, nonrevenue bills received from the Senate. If a Senate bill … Read more

Don’t work in your garden until soil is dry

By David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialist

Allow the soil to dry before working in the garden.

If you have to get out to harvest or plant during the non-raining intervals keep your feet in the furrows. Walking upon or disturbing … Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 03/18/2015

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community.

March 9

Winston Guards #2643 local chapter of Mississippi Division of United Daughters of the Confederacy met in the Colonial Room at Lake Tiak O’Khata with Susan Jones and Frances Woodruff, … Read more

Observatory to host annual conference

From press reports

In a few weeks Rainwater Observatory will be hosting its annual MidSouth Stargaze and Astronomy Conference coming up April 15-18, 2015! This event attracts amateur and professional astronomers from around the country. It is held under one … Read more