Obituaries

Ms. Jackie Houston Mavis Montgomery “Jackie” Houston, age 87, died Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at North MS Medical Center in Pontotoc, MS. She was born September 17, 1925 to Hilary Delay Montgomery and Esther Ann Watson Montgomery in Ackerman, MS.…

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

This column will be short this week because this writer has broken her glasses and it is difficult to read the computer. A trip to the eye doctor determined that two mature cataracts need to be removed before new glasses…

Calendar of Events

Watch meeting Feb. 21 Highpoint/New Zion Neighborhood Watch meeting to be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 7:00 pm at the Highpoint Fire Department. There will be a guest speaker representing the Crimestoppers. For further information call 662-773-9577. Marriage…

NWTF Hunting Heritage Banquet this weekend

From press reports The local East MS Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation will hold its annual Hunting Heritage Banquet on Saturday February 23 at 6 pm in the Grace Christian School Gym. The meal will be a seafood…

Hathorn recognized with prestigious AV Preeminent Rating

From press reports Louisville attorney Hugh Hathorn has been awarded the prestigious AV® Preeminent Rating for the fourth consecutive year by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell. The AV® Preeminent Rating is the pinnacle of professional excellence earned through a strenuous Peer Review Rating…

Lady Wildcats take Region Championship

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Keke Yarbrough drained a short jumper just before the buzzer to give Louisville High School a 50-49 win over Houston in the Region 4-4A Tournament finals last Friday night. “It was a big win…