Obituaries – 03/11/2015

Luther Clyde Shumaker Funeral services for Luther Clyde Shumaker, 73, were held at 11 a.m., March 6 at Pilgrim Rest M.B. Church in Ackerman. Rev. Isham Conner officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Mr. Shumaker was a laborer. He…

Dozens of candidates qualify for 2015 elections

From Staff Reports Six county elected positions at stake in the 2015 elections have unopposed candidates with all 6 being incumbents. The two-month qualifying period for elective offices in the state ended Friday. Unopposed in Winston County are Kim T. Ming (D) Circuit…

McMullan named DYW for Winston County

From press reports   Nanih Waiya High School junior Kenley McMullan will represent Winston County this summer in the state competition as she was named 2016 Distinguished Young Woman of Winston County during the program’s main event Saturday night. Kenley is the…

Quick start

Michael Fulton a Senior at Louisville High School was recently invited to join the Early Entry Program at Mississippi State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine. Early Entry

Knowledge time

WLSM the Refuge 107, The Winston County Journal, The Webster Progress Times, and the Choctaw Plaindealer held their first Campaign Kick-Off Party on February 19 at Lake Tia O’Kata. Over 50 potential candidates were in attendance.