Woman with local ties writes new book

By Monique R. Henderson The social networking tool Twitter can help you to develop your creativity, enhance your connections and strengthen your professional image, according to a communications expert with ties to the Winston County area and Mississippi State. “Creating…

On board

Mississippi Jewelers Officers and Board of Directors 2015-2016 This past week, Mississippi Jewelers Association traveled to Lafayette, Louisiana for their 2015 Convention as well as participated in a gathering of jewelers from around the world. It was an opportunity to…

Samaritan’s Purse hosts home dedication

From press and staff reports Samaritan’s Purse welcomed home Richard and Sandra Moncrief on Tuesday, August 18. The Moncrief’s lost their home in the April 28, 2014 tornado. The dedication ceremony began with a welcome and prayer by Hubert Yates.…

History comes to life for Youth Tour students

By Brad Barr, 4-County Electric Power Association For a group of excited Mississippi high school students, history pages came to life during their recent tour of Washington, D.C. A visual journey of our nation’s monuments brought the pages of their…

Reed brothers honored for music

From staff reports The Reed Brothers of Louisville have become an overnight success in the country gospel music world. And it only took the quartet 24 years of hard work to pull it off. The brothers, Nick, Boo, Ray and…