Dairy specialist strives toward stronger industry

  By Jessica Smith MSU Extension Service Providing expertise and knowledge to Mississippi dairy producers was not always a career goal for dairy specialist Amanda Stone. Stone has been an assistant professor since August 2016 with the Mississippi State University…

Coming to Libiary

A children’s program coming to the Winston County Library on July 11 will feature ventriloquist Johnny Lowe and Hunter the Super Amazing Purple Cat. The program will be held in the library meeting room from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.…

Letters to Editor

Help Wanted Our public school system has improved from a state-graded D/F rating to a solid C while Superintendent Ken McMullan has been on the job. I visited him recently to find out how we’re doing and to ask about…

Boydstun preparing for state DYW competition

From press and staff reports   Anna Grace Boydstun, Distinguished Young Woman of Winston County, will be one of 31 Mississippi high school seniors competing for more than $30,500 in college scholarships when the 2018 Distinguished Young Women of Mississippi…