Master Gardeners sponsor Free Garden Tours

By Elmetra Patterson Winston County Master Gardeners Association (WCMGA) will sponsor Free Garden Tours, Saturday, July 11, 2014, 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. Don’t miss your chance to view three different garden styles, ask questions, see new and interesting plants,…

WCSH hosts a Field Day at Noxapater

By Elmetra Patterson For the first time, the Winston County Self Help Youth Group (WCSHYG) hosted Agricultural Field Day at the Noxapater School with 65 students from the 4th, 5th and 6th grade on Monday, May 18, 2015. The following…

Fireworks fun set for Thursday

From press reports To give all Winston Countians a chance to enjoy fireworks and fun without the dangers of handling fire works on their own The Winston County Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Association are gearing up for the…

Louisville dentist installed as AGD President

CHICAGO (June 25, 2015)—The Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) is pleased to announce that W. Mark Donald, DMD, MAGD, of Louisville, Miss., was installed as the association’s president during AGD 2015, the academy’s annual meeting, which took place June 18…

Smith receives

Smith Receives Williamson-Chisolm Memorial Scholarship Stephanie Smith (left), a graduate of Nanih Waiya High School, is the recipient of the Jones and Carrie Williamson & Bascom and Hattie Chisolm Memorial Scholarship at East Central Community College in Decatur. She is…

Health scholarship

Smith Receives Harrison Rush Health Scholarship Chelsea Smith (left), a graduate of Nanih Waiya High School, is the recipient of the Dan Harrison Rush Health Systems Endowed Scholarship at East Central Community College in Decatur. She is pictured with donor…

Winston native Johnson elected AAMA officer

By Cindy O’Neil Managing Editor/Holly Hill Observer/Santee Striper Holly Hill Mayor William Johnson was one of about 150 African American mayors from across the country that met in Washington D.C. for the annual African American Mayors Association (AAMA) Conference held…

Nursing scholarship

Covington Receives Humphries Nursing Scholarship Kayla Covington (left), a graduate of Nanih Waiya High School, is the recipient of the Kelley Humphries Nursing Scholarship at East Central Community College. She is pictured with donor representatives (from left) Alta Kate Humphries…