Zach Allen, the son of Todd and Janet Allen of Louisville, is a junior at Mississippi State University majoring in Biochemistry. He is the 2015-2016 recipient of the Tyson Foods Endowed Scholarship awarded by the College of Agriculture and Life … Read more

Grant awarded to Ronald Scott Heard

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From press reports

The Exxon Mobil Educational Alliance program encourages students to take an active interest in careers in the math and science fields. As part of their program, our local Exxon once again nominated Eiland Middle School as the … Read more

Extension hosts training for assessors, collectors

Winston County tax assessor Darlene Bane (seated) listens to Hancock County tax assessor Jimmie Ladner Jr., left, and Mississippi Assessors and Collectors Association executive director Joel Yelverton during a training held at the Mississippi State University Bost Extension Center Nov. 18, 2015. (Photo by Bob Ratliff, MSU Extension).

Writer: Nathan Gregory
MSU Extension office

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Twenty-four newly elected tax assessors and collectors from across the state spent three days at Mississippi State University this week honing the skills they will use when they take office next … Read more

Letters to the editor

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My family and I have enjoyed reading the Winston County Journal for many years. But, due to the current editor’s political opinions I must request that you please cancel my subscription. Thank you and God Bless … Read more