New of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – January 10, 1913

NOXAPATER: Mrs. W. N. Kilpatrick entertained the old ladies of our town and community on New Year’s Day, with a dining and a most enjoyable time was spent by each one present. – … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Apologies are due to Johnson Wells for leaving his name out of the list of “Steady On” in last weeks column and to Mary Snow for getting laughter changed to daughter in the column. Mary did not bring her daughter … Read more

Farmer’s Market volunteers earn Community Sparkplug award

From staff reports

A program lead by the Appalachian Regional Commission is helping volunteers and community resident make a better community. Recently the Mississippi Appalachian Community Learning Project selected 11 programs that each received a $3,000 mini-grant to implement ideas … Read more

Thigpen talks charter schools

From staff reports

The Retired Education Personnel of Miss. (REPM) in Winston County discussed the hot topic of Charter Schools during its December 6 meeting.

Forest Thigpen of the Mississippi Center for Public Policy discussed and answered questions on charter … Read more

Cornerstone Clinic receives year-end funds

From press reports

Cornerstone Clinic continues to serve the community’s needs and has supporters throughout the community for its efforts.

Recently, BancorpSouth showed its support with a tax-deductible donation to the community health organization for the second time this year.… Read more

Holiday delivery to those working for community

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

One Winston County Church sent out special holiday cheer to the area’s everyday heroes.

The Whitehall United Methodist Church members baked dozens of cookies to deliver to first responders who had to work … Read more