Don’t let opinions ruin holiday peace

By Linda Breazeale MSU Extension Service   On the heels of a heated political season, make family peace a priority during the upcoming holidays. Alisha Hardman, an assistant professor in the Mississippi State University School of Human Sciences, said holidays…

Editorial roundup

Democrats lose not just presidency In the aftermath of last week’s elections, the Democratic Party is doing a lot of second-guessing and soul-searching. Not only were Democrats stunned by the defeat of their presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, but also by…

Letters to the Editor

National Home Care & Hospice Month – November is National Home Care & Hospice Month, a time to recognize the many professionals who bring care and compassion to patients in their places of residence. At Gentiva Home Health, we are…

Obituaries

Dewitt W. ‘Top’ Vowell Sr. Nov. 6, 2016 Services for Dewitt Wilson “Top” Vowell Sr., 75, were Nov. 9, 2016, at Enon Cumberland Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Jerry Lawson officiating. Burial was in Weir Cemetery. He was born Dec.…

Winston County holds ribbon cutting for OCC

From press reports Hundreds of Winston County residents will transform empty shoe boxes into gifts filled with toys, school supplies and hygiene items while providing several local locations as collection sites this year for the Samaritan’s Purse project Operation Christmas…