From press reports
For the past six years the Culwell brothers, Julius and Robert Culwell, have kicked off the spring by showing their horses at the local color breed horse show.
The tradition continued this year with the brothers traveling … Read more
From staff reports
The Winston County Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for a great Red Hills Arts and Crafts Festival this year.
The event is scheduled for May 28 during the annual Memorial Day Weekend. The festival will feature … Read more
To District Five Voters
I want to thank each of you who has voted for and supported me the last 25 years that I have been your election commissioner.
I will not be a candidate in the November 2016 election. … Read more
Ms. Elmar Pearl Darden
May 10, 2016
Funeral services for Ms. Elmar Pearl Darden, 96, were held at Unity Outreach Fellowship Church in Louisville, May 14, 2016 at 2 p.m. Superintendent Fred Idom officiated. Burial at Memorial Gardens in Louisville.… Read more
Park University held its May 2016 Kansas City Area Commencement ceremony on May 7 at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Mo.
The University had 665 students eligible to participate in the ceremony — 229 students received a master’s … Read more
From press reports
Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas. … Read more
By Gwen Sisson
Mike Dowd has found that disaster relief can be “a bit addictive.”
“Helping people in need is such a blessing,” Dowd said. “This new position gives me the opportunity to pay forward what I have learned during … Read more
From press & staff reports
The Mississippi Branch of the Military Order of the Purple Heart along with the Ladies Auxiliary Military Order of the Purple Heart were proud to have Winston County play host for its 22nd Annual Mississippi … Read more