Local attends Florida comic con

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There’s a comic book convention that happens every February for the last three years in Pensacola Fl.  Local Cartoonist Andy Childress has been going to it for all three years.… Read more

Chamber awards deserving citizens

Winston Strong Volunteers and staff accpet the award

The 59th annual Winston County Economic Development Partnership/ Chamber of Commerce/ Main Street Banquet was held on March 3 at Lake Tiak O’Kata. Kyle Curran of the Chamber of Commerce welcomed everyone.… Read more

Winston Republican Women visit the capitol

With the Governor and First Lady

Submitted by Dean Watkins, Chairman, Winston County Republican Women

Winston County Republican Women traveled to Jackson on March 9th and joined other Republican women throughout the state for Republican Women Legislative Day or better known as “Red Coat Day”.

Representing … Read more

Former GP employees hold reunion

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About 55 former employees of Georgia Pacific recently held a reunion at Lake Tia O’Kata. Grady Suttle was an employee of GP for 33 years with 15 years in Louisville and 17 years served in Atlanta.… Read more

USDA helps to restore and manage longleaf pine forests

The United States Department of Agriculture / Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS),  has funding available to aid forest managers working to restore Longleaf Pine ecosystems on private lands in Mississippi.  Longleaf pine forestsnearly vanished, but a coordinated conservation effort led … Read more

WA Honor Roll

Winston Academy Honor Roll
4th Six Weeks

1st Grade Good Conduct: Sydnee Addkison, Layla Cefalu, Sally Ann Harris, Graison McDill, Ryle Mills, Bella White, Kayla Blanton, Anniston Cummins, Katelyn Easley, Rhylan Eaves, Sydney Kate Gilmer, James Haven Joiner, Jordan Miller … Read more