Third-grade gate may be unworkable
As everyone within education circles knows, Mississippi’s so-called third-grade gate is low to the ground.
In order to currently pass onto fourth grade, third-graders only have to show that they read better than the lowest … Read more
Eveline Williams Newland
Dec. 10, 2016
Services for Eveline Williams Newland, 92, of Eupora were Dec. 13, 2016, at Oliver Funeral Home Chapel in Eupora with the Rev. Willy Weddle officiating. Burial was in Lollars Grove Cemetery.
Mrs. Newland was … Read more
By Robbie Robertson
Winston County Journal
Both Noxapater basketball teams got plenty of action this past week, playing three games each in the Union Tournament but only came away with one win on the week.
The Lady Tigers pulled out … Read more
The local Retired Education Personnel of MS club gathered to celebrate their, Christmas party on December 1. President Tommie Joe Wylie announced the end of his tenure as president for the past 10 years.
“When I first became President of … Read more
Competition encourages greater understanding of career and technical fields
Members of the Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center welding class captured second place overall in the statewide #MCEFWorks video contest.
Sponsored by the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation, the competition invited Mississippi … Read more
From staff reports
The Winston County Library recently gave their annual report to the Winston County Board of Supervisors on December 19. The report detailed activities from July through November 2016.
Circulation was at 23,145 or 4,629 per month. … Read more
From staff reports
The community group Christian Friends held their annual Christmas Food Box deliveries on Dec. 13, which provides meals for the needy families during the holiday season.
The event is held every year and has become a … Read more
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