Calendar of Events – 08/12/15

Noxapater Farmer’s market every Saturday
Town of Noxapater Farmer’s Market will host a Farmer’s market from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. each Saturday

La Leche League to meet
La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of … Read more

Saturn: The Ringed Giant to be discussed


Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “SATURN: The Ringed Giant!” This presentation will be given on Friday August 14, 2015, starting at 7:00 p.m. by Edwin Faughn, director … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 08/12/15

Give the trucker his due

By Tim Kalich
Greenwood Commonwealth

After Robert Gray’s come-from-nowhere victory last week in the Democratic primary for governor in Mississippi, there were two main reactions.

First, political writers and observers tried to figure out how … Read more

News of the Past – 08/12/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – August 13, 1915

FRONT PAGE: The old soldiers reunion assembled in Masonic Park at 9:30 … Read more

Itawamba counting on Noxapater’s Miller in 2015

From school reports

FULTON — The Itawamba Community College football team wrapped up its first week of fall camp after reporting to campus on Tuesday to begin preparations for the 2015 season opener on Thursday, Aug. 27 against top-ranked Copiah-Lincoln … Read more

Tilling soil deeper will cure traffic pans

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly
Extension Horticulture Specialists

The cool spell of a few weeks ago has probably allowed the tomatoes and large-fruited peppers in the garden to set fruit.

It takes only a few nights in the 60s … Read more