Black History is American History

By Elmetra Patterson Some might ask why celebrate Black History Month? Real historians would tell them because most American History books include very little about the life, history and culture of African Americans. Prior to 1915, little was known about…

Memories of our County – 02/11/2015

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. More Brooms After reading last week’s column and talking to my Cousin Rolene Young Holley, I realized that I had not finished with the subject of brooms. She reminded…

Let’s Be Neighbors – 02/11/2015

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community. February is half-over before I get around to writing this column. Sorry that some of you looked for it and couldn’t find it. It just was not written and sent to…

Sports Schedules – 02/11/2015

WED, FEB. 11 Prep Basketball TBA — MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou THUR, FEB. 12 Prep Basketball TBA — MAIS North AA Tournament at Bayou Junior College Basketball 5:30/7:30 p.m. — Hinds at East Central 6/8 p.m. — EMCC…

It’s Elementary – 02/11/2015

Jennie Caperton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home. We kicked off our Pennies for Patients fundraising campaign this week! The students enjoyed a fun kickoff assembly where they learned about cancers of the…

Emergency Medical Responder Course offered

The Winston County Emergency Management Agency will be hosting an Emergency Medical Responder Course. This course is free of charge however you must purchase a book for this course. Successful completion of this course will allow the student to test…