Obituary – Leva Holmes Stennis

Funeral services for Mrs. Leva Holmes Stennis, 89, were held at 2 p.m., Sunday, April 6 at Mission Ridge M.B. Church. Pastor Charlie Davis officiated. Burial followed … Read more

Obituary – Otis Stokes

Funeral services for Mr. Otis Stokes will be held at 2 PM Thurs., April 10, 2014 from John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John Stephens & Rev. Eddie Johnson officiating. Interment will be… Read more

South Men, North Women claim JUCO All-Star Basketball Contests

The South men and North women captured the annual Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College (MACJC) All-Star Basketball contests held Friday, April 11 at East Central Community College’s Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the Decatur campus.

Twymond Howard of … Read more

Obituary – Loretta Lynn Blansett

Ms. Loretta Lynn Blansett, 49, passed awayon Sunday, April 13, 2014, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Visitation was at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. … Read more

Obituary – Eddie M. Smith

Eddie M. Smith (April14,2014)

Services for Dr. Eddie M. Smith will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Clarke Venable Baptist Church with burial in the Decatur City Cemetery. Rev. Mark Vincent will officiate.

Dr. Smith, 71, of Decatur, died … Read more

Memories of our county – Spending the Night

Nannie Maude Reynolds
shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

When we went anywhere, we always wanted to ‘spend the night’. We begged Mama and Daddy every time we went anywhere to let us spend the night with our … Read more