Excel by 5 group working in the community

From staff reports A committee of dedicated residents are working on making Winston County an Excel by 5 Candidate Community with the goal of improving education, the economy and the community overall. While the process is usually a two-year process, Winston…

WinstonStrong, MDS dedicate homes

From staff reports   The community-based recovery fund “Winston Strong” in conjunction with Mennonite Disaster Services completed another home and dedicated it Monday, Feb. 23. MDS and WinstonStrong presented keys to Rita Harris whose home was destroyed April 28 when…

Walking in Wellness kicks off another year

The Fourth Annual Walking in Wellness event was held at Ivy Park in Louisville in February. In attendance were Evangelist Maria Triplett, Gloria Turnipseed, Felicia Johnson and Anthony Triplett. Maria Triplett began the program four years ago in conjunction with her…

Kemper learning

John C. Stennis Vocational Complex-Kemper County Schools Career And Technical Students From John C. Stennis Vocational Complex In Dekalb, Ms, Recently Enjoyed Career Day At The Complex Feb. 20. Representatives From Emcc, Msu, Tyson Foods,

Mt. Moriah goes Blue

March is colon cancer awareness month.  The awareness color for colon cancer is blue. The Mt. Moriah M.B. Church Healthy Living Ministry and congregation are going blue for the month to bring awareness and education for colon cancer.  Members are…