Obituary – Jerrial Hardy Fryery

Funeral services for Mr. Jerrial Hardy Fryery will be held at 3 PM Wednesday, April 16, 2014 from John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Wayne Wilson and Rev. John Stephens officiating and Rev. Tim Vowell officiating the graveside. John E. … Read more

Tigers on streak heading into baseball playoffs

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Noxapater High School Tigers had won six of their last nine games heading into the their scheduled ‘Senior Night’ contest against visiting Scott Central on Tuesday.
Noxapater head coach Casey Orr is … Read more

Letter to the editor – Rambling with Arlene

Praise the Lord everyone.  What a mighty God we serve.  How worthy he is of all our praise.  If you are a Christian, everything about our lives and existence is wrapped up in God.  Why wouldn’t we want to worship … Read more

Common Core’s strange bedfellows

Editorial by Tim Kalich
Greenwood Commonwealth

Common Core, the national education standards that Mississippi and 44 other states adopted, has been misunderstood and mischaracterized by both the right and the left.
The right, led by the tea party faction of … Read more

Obituary – Matthew Wayne “Matt” Henry

Matthew Wayne “Matt” Henry, 52, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. He was born in Long Beach, Mississippi to John K. Henry and Joy Coleman Henry on May 28, 1961. Matt loved to read and had a passion … Read more