Editorial roundup

State treasurer exposes bad deal

Republican Lynn Fitch has had some run-ins with legislative leaders from her own party during her time as Mississippi’s state treasurer.

She blew, for instance, the whistle on the overmarketing and underfunding of the state’s … Read more


Mr. Willie C. Davis
April 3, 2016

Funeral services for Mr. Willie C. Davis, 68, were held at Mount Vernon M.B. Church in Noxapater April 9, 2016 at 1 p.m. Rev. David Harris, Sr. officiated.

Mr. Davis was a laborer … Read more

Nox Alderwoman

Lana Deese of Noxapater was sworn in as alderwoman of Noxapater on March 1. “It is a privilege and honor to see our newest alderwoman.” Stated Mayor Sammy Carter.
Deese noted that she learned a lot from the first meeting … Read more

Supervisors review Annex/Bagwell building plans

By Daniel Brunty

The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors were presented blueprints for the proposed demolition and rebuilding of the Winston County Annex and renovation of the Bagwell Building during its April 18 meeting held at … Read more

Winston Medical to host groundbreaking

From staff reports

Plans for a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the Winston Medical Center are set for April 28, 2016 at 4 p.m.

Governor Phil Bryant is scheduled to attend the event, as well as a number of … Read more