Category: News

PSC promotes EPA’s ‘Fix a Leak Week’

Submitted   As part of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ongoing We’re for Water campaign, this year’s Fix a Leak Week encourages Americans to help put a stop to the more than 1 trillion gallons of water wasted from…

Summer Youth positions available at Refuge

Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is seeking applications from adventurous young women and men ages 15 to 18.   Whether interested in wildlife careers, summer employment or job experience this is a great opportunity. Positions are available through…

New study: Career and technical education perceptions examined

STARKVILLE, Miss.—Despite the proven benefits of career and technical education, many Mississippians—even some public-school educators—seem to have misconceptions about its worth in preparing the state’s future workforce. “Confronting the CTE Stigma” is a new report developed from statewide surveys conducted…

Rep. Hood gives update of house bills

The deadline to consider revenue and appropriations bills that originated in the Senate occurred this week. Among other things, these bills detail how much money will be appropriated to a number of different state boards and departments. These include the…

ECCC Encore Players to present ‘25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ March 30-April 1

From press reports   The East Central Community College Encore Players will present “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” by Rachel Sheinkin and William Finn March 30 through April 1, 2017. The annual musical presentation begins at 7 p.m.…

Pilot Club pageant this weekend

The Pilot Club of Louisville will be sponsoring their annual pageant for girls ages 4-18  years of age at 6 p.m., Saturday, March 25 at the Louisville High School Auditorium. Admission is $5 and program books will be available for…

April 1 Municipal Primary voter registration deadline fast-approaching

From press and staff reports New Mississippi voters hoping to cast a ballot in the upcoming municipal primary elections have about two weeks to send in their voter registration application. Additionally, Mississippians who are already registered to vote, but have…

Winston Chamber of Commerce preparing for annual banquet

Submitted The Partnership/Chamber of Commerce Annual Celebration will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 6:00 pm at Market Cafe.  The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is once again asking you to seriously consider nominations for Man and Woman of…

Republican Women to host monthly meeting

The Republican Women of Winston County will host their monthly meeting March 20 at  6 P.M. at Lake Tiak O’Khata. The featured guest will be Senator Michael David Watson, Jr. . Watson was born on December 22, 1977 in Pascagoula.…