Category: News

GCS volunteers

Grace Christian School Junior and Senior Beta Club members volunteered at the Neshoba County Fall Fun Day for special needs children. Beta club students helped the children with many fun activities. … Read more

Pet of week – 11/5/2014


Janie is a spayed, lab mix who is available for adoption.  She has been spayed, and is said to be housebroken.  Janie’s adoption fee is $20.00.  There are several adult dogs at the shelter that are in need of a … Read more

UDC holds monthly meeting

Murray Black, standing, presented a program on the similarities of the Battle of Franklin, TN and Pickett's Charge at Gettysburg. Listening, facing camera, is Jim Henry of Starkville and across from his is member Emily Holdiness.

The October meeting of the Winston Guards chapter 2643 United Daughters of the Confederacy was held at Lake Tiak O’Khata. Connie Faye Estes and Judy Goodin were the hostesses.

Following the meal, Frances introduced Murray Black who presented a program … Read more

Kemper plant continues to cost Mississippi rate payers


When a mother plugs in her child’s night light at any home served by the Southern Company and Mississippi Power, it costs that family more of their already shrinking budget.

This extra cost is due to the Kemper plant cost … Read more



Winston Academy wanted to do something in honor of breast cancer awareness. The school staff sent letters home to elementary students on Wednesday asking for two dollars a balloon to release at the pep rally with the funds to be … Read more

‘53 LHS grade White releases third book


Native son Joe D. White (LHS-1953) has just published his third book, My Heart Goes Where The Blue Goose Goes. Joe retired in 1996 following a thirty-five year career with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service—National Wildlife Refuge System as … Read more

Calendar of Events – 11/5/2014

REPM to meet
REPM will meet at 1 p.m., November 6 at Louisville City Hall. The speaker will be Will Hill, Mayor of Louisville and the topic will be about the tornado recovery in Louisville.

Family center to host workshopRead more

Thanksgiving Wk. 1: Casseroles and Pies from Brock

This is the first column in my Thanksgiving series this year, and I hope you are enjoying all these recipes as much as I have getting them prepared for you. I will be beginning a Christmas recipe series immediately following … Read more

It’s Elementary – 11/5/2014

Jennie Caperton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

Fair Elementary is hosting our annual cookie dough fundraiser now through November 11th. Our school receives a substantial profit from every order, and this … Read more

Affordable Care Act seminars at Library

The Winston County Library will host two free seminars on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) during November and December. A representative from Health Help Mississippi’s Starkville office will present information on ACA and answer any questions participants may have. Health … Read more