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House fire claims two lives

Ruins of the house later that day.

From staff and press reports

Two Betheden residents died in the early morning hours of Thursday, March 12 after a fire consumed their home.

The fire that started around 4 a.m. claimed the lives of James Triplett, 76, and Selma … Read more

Library to feature Rushing April 7

Rushing

From staff reports

Felder Rushing, a southern gardening author and retired horticulture specialist, will be the keynote speaker Tuesday, April 7 at the Winston County Library as part of National Library Week.

The day will get underway with a reception … Read more

Conference held, Firewise teaches about fire safety

Children from the local HeadStart program learn about camping and fire safety related to camping from FireWise volunteers.

From press reports

The Winston County Self Help Youth Conference was held on Friday, January 23, 2015 at the Louisville Coliseum. There were many people that participated in making the conference a success. Some of the individuals that participated in … Read more

Chamber aims to recongize Man and Woman of year

The Winston County Partnership and Chamber of Commerce is looking for a few good men and women as nominees for the 2014 Man and Woman of the Year awards.

The Partnership/ Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet will be held on … Read more

First District congressional race heating up

Kelly (left) who visited Winston County Supervisors Monday.

From Press and Staff Reports

The run for the Mississippi’s 1st District in the U.S. Congress is in full swing with those with area ties and others calling on locals for their support.

First Circuit Court District Attorney Trent Kelly, … Read more

Lynn Graham promoted at The Citizens Bank

Graham

Greg Mckee recently announced the promotion of Lynn Graham to Assistant Vice President and Branch Operations Officer.

Graham is a native of Winston County, and was an honor graduate from Louisville High School.… Read more