Honored

Representative Joey Hood recently recognized long time pastor of Winston County, the late Rev. Arnold Davis with a plaque from the MS House. 

Garden Tours award grand prize winner

By Elmetra Patterson The Winston County Master Gardeners Association (MCMGA) presented its first tour of three of its members’ gardens. The master gardeners’ whose gardens were toured were Beverly Combs, Letitia Jackson and Brenda Jowers. Over 80 visitors toured each…

Locals among winning team

By ROBBIE FAULK From Starkville Daily News Starkville is about to do something that hasn’t been done before. The Little League All-Stars of Oktibbeha and Winston county are on their way to Waco, Texas and just four wins shy of…

Republican Women meeting a success

From staff reports The Winston County Republican Women hosted to special guests at their meeting Monday- Republican Madison Mayor Mary Hawkins Butler and Will Craft representing Republican State Auditor Stacey Pickering. Republican Madison Mayor Mary Hawkins Butler, serving her ninth…

Thomas participates in aviation challenge

Huntsville, AL — Adam Thomas of Noxapater, Mississippi, recently attended AVIATION CHALLENGE® at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, home of SPACE CAMP and NASA’s official Visitor Information Center for Marshall Spaceflight Center. The weeklong educational program promotes science, technology,…

Opening doors: Focus Manor opens

By Elmetra Patterson It was an exciting morning, regardless of the heat index, at the GRAND OPENING of the newest residential facility in Louisville, MS. On Saturday, July 18, 2015, nearly 100 people attended the ceremony with the Focus Manor,…

MDOT learning

On Friday, July 17, local teachers attended the Mississippi Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) RIDES training at Clyde Muse Center on the Hinds Community College campus in Pearl. The teachers participated in high-energy, hands-on training from National Board Certified trainers who…