Parade to make colorful downtown July 3

By Joseph McCain Winston County Journal

Children will take over Main Street Tuesday, July 3 as they ride through on their decorative bikes, trikes and “what-not” to celebrate independence and honor the veterans.

This event is more commonly known as … Read more

Liberty Baptist Church builds new parsonage

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

A pillar of the Noxapater community, Liberty Baptist Church is receiving blessings in the form of a new parsonage.

Thanks to the kindheartedness and hard work of two mission groups and funds raised … Read more


Mrs. Mia LaAnn Maria Hamer June 7, 2012 Funeral services for Mrs. Mia LaAnn Maria Hamer, 47, were held at Mt. Sinai Cemetery on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 5 p.m. Rev. Rev. L.B. Hathorn officiated.

Mrs. Hamer was a … Read more

General Farmer

From press reports

The General Farmer’s Market Food Safety Training is a two hour workshop designed to teach the basics of food safety and regulations for processing foods in Mississippi. Training will cover food handling, sanitation and hygiene/health, fresh cut … Read more

Calendar of Events

Neighborhood Watch meeting June 28 Highpoint /New Zion Neighborhood Watch meeting Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Highpoint Fire Department. Everyone is urged to attend to help keep our community safe.

VBS at South Louisville June 29 South … Read more

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – June 28, 1912 NOXAPATER: Quite a crowd of young people attended children’s day service at Hight last Sunday. – Mrs. C. C. Crawford of Weir was a guest of her son, Mr. W. T. Crawford, first … Read more