Supes discuss workforce development with ECCC reps

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors discussed with ECCC representatives courses that the school is offering to assist with preparing workers for local industrial jobs during the board’s September 19 meeting held at…

Becoming a 4-H volunteer leader

Submitted 4-H volunteer leaders are the core group of every successful 4-H program! As a 4-H volunteer leader, you play a key role in helping young people grow as individuals, acquire new knowledge and skills, and become active members of…

Announcement of Candidacy by Judge Mitchell

Paid Political Circuit Court Judge George Mitchell is pleased to formally an- nounce his candidacy to continue service as Cir- cuit Court Judge for the 5th Circuit Judicial Dis- trict Place 2, having been appointed by Gov- ernor Phil Bryant…

Animal autopsy offers important answers

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — Thor was an aging but happy English mastiff living in Louisville with Vanessa Beeson, her husband Ray and son Avett, 4. When this once 200-pound dog’s health declined, he dropped to…

Obituaries

Wert Lee Spiva, Sr. Sept. 10, 2016 Funeral services for Mr. Wert Lee Spiva, Sr., 79, were held at Mt. Pleasant #2 M.B. Church in Noxapater on September 17, 2016 at 11:00 am. Burial followed at the church cemetery. Rev.…

Letters to the editor

A great big thank you On last Friday (August 25) Mr. Young and I drove into town to do errands. As we approached the city area nearing Vowel County Market we saw tents, booths, people. a kiddie jumping booth, and…