Only 6 of Mississippi’s 50 snakes are poisonous

By James L. Cummins
Special to the Plaindealer

The problem most people encounter with snakes is the ability to properly identify them. Of the 50 plus species of snakes found in Mississippi, only six are poisonous.

They are the copperhead, … Read more

Pats using summer baseball to move players around

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Second-year Winston Academy head baseball coach Justin Flake is using his team’s summer games to put together the jigsaw puzzle of what the Patriots will look like on the diamond next year.

“We lost … Read more

Winston County’s Sullivan among GSC Top 10 honorees

From press reports

Birmingham, Ala. – The Gulf South Conference announced its proud its 19th annual GSC “Top Ten” Award winners on Monday, June 22. Delta State University student-athletes Tyler Sullivan and Taylor Holland were among the honorees.

These awards, … Read more

Calendar of Events – 06/24/15

Hamm Reunion to be held June 27
James and Margaret Hamm reunion will be held at Macedonia Baptist Church Life Center from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., June 27. Please bring a covered dish and enjoy food and fellowship.  Friends … Read more