Strategies can reduce cost of clothes

By Bonnie Coblentz MSU Ag Communications

MISSISSIPPI STATE – Creativity and planning ahead can make buying school clothes for the coming year gentler on checking accounts, even when parents have more than one child.

A growing percentage of Mississippi young … Read more

Back to School Rally this weekend

From press reports

The Winston County Branch NAACP is sponsoring its 6th annual Back to School/Stay in School Rally thanks to the support of the community during its annual Freedom Fund Banquets. The rally will take place on Saturday, July … Read more

Mayor’s Youth Council working to help community

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Mayor’s Youth Council recently held their first ever “mini-retreat” this past Friday and Saturday.

The youth council initiative was created this past March by the efforts of Mayor Will Hill to … Read more

Obituaries

Mrs. Joyce Ann Hathorn July 15, 2012 Funeral services for Mrs. Joyce Ann Hathorn, 78, were held at Oak Grove No. 2 M.B. Church in Louisville on Thursday, July 19, 2012 at 11 a.m. Rev. Anthony Thames officiated. Burial at … Read more

County native retires from Corps

From press reports

Homer G. McBrayer has recently retired after 50 years of federal service to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.

McBrayer grew up in Noxapater, MS. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in civil engineering from Mississippi … Read more

Public’s help sought in missing man case

KOSCIUSKO — Attala County Sheriff Tim Nail is the public’s help on the whereabouts of a missing Attala County man.

Christopher Keith, a 30-year-old white male with brown hair and brown eyes, has been missing since Saturday. He weighs 240 … Read more