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UM graduate noted

Mary Grace Moore recently graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Mississippi. While at Ole Miss, she was involved in Kappy Alpha Theta Sorority. Mary Grace is the daughter of Jackie Moore and the…

Longtime Noxapater catering lady dies

By Terry Harpole For the WPT   On July 27, people waiting at the Maben Farmers’ Market were met with some bad news. One of the vendors for the market, who had long ago made many friends in the area,…

Choctaw Tribe to host annual Nanih Waiya Day

From press reports   Nanih Waiya Day celebrations will take place Friday, Aug. 9, 2013 announced Tribal Chief Phyliss J. Anderson. “Nanih Waiya day is yet another opportunity for the Choctaw community to celebrate our heritage. I am thrilled the…

U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee to speak

From press reports   Mississippi’s First District U.S. Rep. Alan Nunnelee will be the keynote speaker at the Louisville Rotary Club Wednesday, August 7. The program begins at noon at Lake Tiak O’Khata. A Republican, Nunnelee took the oath of…

ECCC Orientation scheduled for Friday, August 9

A final orientation session for new and transfer students planning to enroll at East Central Community College for the 2013 fall semester will be held Friday, August 9 on the Decatur campus. Registration activities are scheduled between 8 a.m. and…

Seeding Cilantro for a fall crop

Horticulture Tips Written by: Dr. Lelia Kelly and Dr. David Nagel – Horticulture Specialists   Most everyone that has a vegetable garden is enjoying fresh tomatoes right now. Those of us who love fresh salsa, picante sauce and other Tex/Mex…

On a Mission in Mississippi

By Katie Eubanks Northside Sun Staff Writer   Without the cross, Mission Mississippi would be just another nonprofit with nice ideas. But the cross changes everything. That’s what Mission Mississippi staff and board members are praying will happen over the…

It’s Elementary

Brandy Blanton, Elementary School Nurse provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home. The year has gotten off to a great start! The students were welcomed on Monday, August 5, by teachers and staff who were excited to…

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – August 8, 1913 NOXAPATER: An unfortunate affair happened on our streets Saturday afternoon when Mr. Tom Cummins,…

LMSD Menus

Breakfast Menu: August 2013: Thursday Aug. 8: French Toast Sticks Yogurt Cereal Fruit Bowl Milk Friday Aug. 9: Biscuit Chicken Tenders Cereal Fruit Bowl Milk Monday Aug. 12: Biscuit Sausage Patty Cereal Yogurt Fruit Juice Milk Tuesday Aug. 13: Pancakes…