Local scouts to earn Eagle Scout honor

From staff reports Four Boy Scouts, all from the same Winston County troop, have completed or are working on projects to improve the community and gain their Eagle Scout rank. The four Boy Scouts that are improving the community and…

Walls for a house of worship

The reconstruction of Still Valley Missionary Baptist Church continues to progress with the initial framing of the building by several volunteers, groups and others from the surrounding area donating their time and effort to the project. One of the groups…

Marshall becomes certified officer

On August 04,2016 at 10 am Officer Justin Marshall completed the 12 week basic training at the Ms Law Enforcement Officers Training Academy. He will now be a certified Law Enforcement Officer. MLEOTA’s Basic Law Enforcement Officer Training consists of…

Check It Out

AUGUST 2016 The following FICTION books are now available for checkout at the library: Ace Atkins – The Innocents Elizabeth Adler – The Charmer Tracie Peterson – A Beauty Refined James Patterson’s Bookshots – The Trial Iris Johansen – Night…

Obituaries

Mrs. Inez Jenkins August 2, 2016 Funeral services for Mrs. Inez Jenkins, 95, were held on Sunday, August 7, 2016, at St. Luke Full Gospel Baptist Church in Ackerman at 2 p.m. She was buried at Boyd Chapel in Sturgis.…

Letters to Editor

We count on the mail By Chip Hutcheson President/National Newspaper Association and Publisher/The Times Leader, Princeton, KY   I got the mail today. A couple of bills. A greeting card. Some catalogs. A newspaper. One package that my wife grabbed…