It’s Elementary


Brandy Blanton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

February is Dental and Heart Health month. On Wednesday, February 5th, Mrs. Holly Potts from McReynolds Orthodontics came to Fair … Read more

DYW fun


The 2015 Distinguished Young Women contestants and their honorary little sisters … Read more

Town and County Garden Club meet




The January meeting of the Town and Country Garden Club was held in the home of Debbie Moody on January 16, 2014. President Sandra Culwel called the meeting to order and … Read more

Pet of the Week


Princess is a shy terrier mix. She has been spayed and is ready for a new home. She is under 30lbs. Her adoption fee is $20.00.  Our kennels are still full, so we are hoping for another week of animals … Read more

Traipsin’ Round Town & Beyond


Lynne Cunningham, provides a view from the community.

The “Life is a Stitch” knitting group garnered a crowd of stitchers and wannabes at their workshop for knitting and crocheting on January 25, 2014.  In spite of the windy, very chilly … Read more

Three Tigers sign to play junior college football

Offensive tackle Brandon Moore signed with Mississippi Delta, while defensive end Trevara Miller inked with Itawamba Community College.

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


A trio of Noxapater High School linemen all signed scholarships to play junior college football last Wednesday. Offensive tackle Brandon Moore signed with Mississippi Delta, while defensive … Read more

Landscaping can help make you ‘Firewise’

By: Brenda Keen


One way to keep your home safe from fire is to landscape around your home with plants that are “Firewise.”

Plants that are used next to the home should be fire-resistant as well as the mulch … Read more

State legislature goes ‘Hollywood’

Everybody loves Hollywood and nobody as much as the star struck Mississippi House of Representatives which recently voted 116 to 3 to subsidize movies made in Mississippi.

Film subsidies have been around for years. It is so easy to spend … Read more