Obituaries

Gwineth Marilyn Middleton Baxter Jan. 30, 2017 Services for Gwineth Marilyn Middleton Baxter, 67, of Saltillo, formerly of Sturgis, were Feb. 3, 2017, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Burial was in Concord Baptist Church Cemetery near Ackerman. She was…

History Helpers

The Winston County Genealogical and Historical Society recently presented the Winston County Library with an updated cemetery book. This book is an updated edition of Louis Taunton’s Cemetery book which stopped in 1993. This updated version contains all deaths from…

Local student wins DAR poster contest

From press and staff reports The mission of the Daughters of the American Revolution is to promote historic preservation, education, and patriotism. In keeping with this ideal, the Nanih Waiya DAR sponsored a Constitution Week Poster Contest Sept. 17-23. The…

Tree giveaway set for Louisville Feb. 24

The opportunity to get a free tree sapling and some advice on planting will return with this year to Winston County. A Tree Giveaway will be held as part of the Community Tree Recovery Campaign with the Mississippi forestry commission…