State’s alligator numbers allow hunting for 10th year

By Jessica Tegt Wildlife Extension Professor Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture – Mississippi State University To keep the population of the official state reptile in check, the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks will allow alligator hunting for…

Eye out for Littleton

Submitted by Elmetra Patterson Since many city residents know, Eddie Littleton, as the ‘flower watering’ engineer who helps to keep the flowers on Main Street looking pretty, I thought I’d inform them of why he has been missing from Main…

Pet of the Week – 09/02/15

Of all the animals currently in the shelter, Betsy has been with us for the longest amount of time. She needs a home soon- really soon. She has been spayed, and her adoption fee is $20.00.

New role

Winston Medical Center is pleased to announce that Matt Woodward has recently joined the staff as Controller.   In this capacity he will oversee the financial operations of the medical center.

Cotton Gin Festival set for Sept. 26

The Noxapater Community Alliance is gearing up for the annual Cotton Gin Festival. The festival date has be set for Saturday, September 26 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. This year’s festival boasts of a car show, pageant, venders, and much more.…

MSU disaster response evolves after Katrina

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications STARKVILLE, Miss. — In the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, Mississippi State University leaders realized the importance of instituting a standardized response system to assist with all types of catastrophes that might strike the state.…

Recongized for efforts at Winston Academy

During the Aug. 28 Winston Academy game at halftime, the school took time to recognize a volunteer, a successful alumini and a spelling bee winner. The first recognized was Tyler Sullivan who has developed as a successful college quarterback for…