James Earl Shields

Funeral services for James Earl Shields, 53, were held at 11 a.m., November 26 at Ebenezer Church of God in Christ Church of Louisville. Elder Ronnie Paige officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Mr. Shields was Read more

Child killed in Nov. 22 crash

The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a one vehicle fatal crash Tuesday evening, Nov. 22 around 6:10 PM on MS HWY 490 near the Noxubee Co. line.

A 2005 blue Ford Expedition driven by 31 year old Jessica Daniel of Read more

Winston Medical Center receives National recognition

Winston Medical Center today announced it has been recognized by iVantage Health Analytics and the National Organization of State Office of Rural Health (NOSORH) for overall excellence in Strength Index and Strength Index Quality reflecting top quartile performance among all Read more

Noxapater to host first town caroling event

Celebrating the holidays in a small town can bring a lot  joy as persons may celebrate with neighbors, making memories with family, and taking time to acknowledge the important parts of life.

In the spirit of celebration, the holidays and Read more

A Thankful Community

For the last 15 years, hundreds of volunteers under the direction of Aline Haynes have helped feed over thousand people each Thanksgiving.

The event has become a tradition in Winston County for those who volunteer and those who are served.Read more

White-tailed deer gun season opens

Mississippi’s white-tailed deer gun season opened November 19 and closes December 1.  Hunting with dogs is allowed during this season.  Legal deer include legal bucks and antlerless deer on private lands and only legal bucks on open public lands.  The Read more