Obituaries – 02/11/2015

Mr. J. P. Buford
Mr. J. P. Buford, 87, of Maben, MS; passed away at his residence on Friday, February 6, 2015.

He was born in Winston County on February 13, 1927.  Mr. Buford was a member of New Hope … Read more

Relay for Life planning underway

From press and staff reports

Relay for Life is set to begin team meetings on February 10.

“I would like to see our community reach its highest potential bringing the event to something that Winston County can do together to … Read more

‘About a better economy’: Will Hill

Rather than standard golden shovels at some groundbreakings the company really had ground broken with this CAT.

Gov., Mayor and company officials welcome groundbreaking

From press reports

Gov. Phil Bryant and officials from Winston Plywood and Veneer, manufacturer of specialty plywood products, gathered last Friday for a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the company’s new manufacturing … Read more

Brian Sims to enter 35th District House Race


From press reports

Louisville, MS, February 2, 2015 – Brian Sims (R), Louisville, is announcing his candidacy for the 35th District Mississippi House of Representatives, which includes several communities across Winston, Choctaw, Webster and Attala Counties. The office is currently … Read more

DREAMS enabling kids’ dreams

From press reports

The DREAMS Advisory Board recently held their spring meeting on January 22 at the Louisville Elementary School Auditorium.  Dr. Teresa Jayroe, Associate Dean of the College of Education at Mississippi State University, stated, “We have been working … Read more

Love & Basketball

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Couple shares bond of basketball and kids

Chris Whitaker
Delta Democrat-Times

Sacrifices come in all shapes and sizes, and that is evident with Jaimee and Justin Childs. Justin is the head boys basketball coach at Riverside while Jaimee is an … Read more