Category: News

Phi Beta Sigma to host Business Smart Workshop

From press reports Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Inc. Delta Upsilon Sigma Mississippi Golden Triangle Alumni Chapter invites the community to participate in their Business Smart Workshop to take place June 25 from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. In this workshop…

Corner Stone Clinic contribution

Connie Estes, Registrar, Winston Guards #2643, United Daughters of the Confederacy, presents magazine and church literature to Jerry Nance, Board Member, Corner Stone Clinic

Book event at library

Former undercover DEA agent Charlie Spillers, recently gave a book talk and book signing at the Winston County Library.  His book, Confessions Of An Undercover Agent, is currently the number one best-selling book in Mississippi. Charlie, seen here (center) sits…

New nutrition labels can improve decisions

By Michaela Parker MSU Extension Service The iconic design of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Nutrition Facts label will stay the same, but the content of the label will soon be updated to reflect new scientific information. The FDA…

Unemployment rates drop across the state

Mississippi’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate fell again in May to 5.8 percent.  The May rate is the lowest level of unemployment in Mississippi since March 2004, when the unemployment rate was also 5.8 percent.  The May 2016 rate is two-tenths…

12U winners at Red Hills Invitational

The Louisville 12U Girls All Star team won the Red Hills Invitational Tournament in Louisville on June 18th. Team members are Gabby Cistrunk, Brayleigh Gregory, Laney Gregory, Aspen Harris, Jasmine Jackson, Keahjah Johnson, Marley Joiner, Madi Lee, Hailey Simpson, Mayson…

Youth skills football camp offered

MaxxSouth Broadband will provide $15,900 worth of video and still-image advertising for this year’s Skills and Drills Football Camp in Philadelphia, Mississippi on June 25. The Neshoba County Youth Football and Cheer League (NCYFL) is partnering with former National Football…

MC announces local students named academic scholars

Clinton, Miss. – The Office of Academic Affairs for Mississippi College has released its list of academic scholars for the 2016 spring semester. Named from the local area: PRESIDENT’S LIST: To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must maintain a 4.0…

Jail docket

June 9 Darin Cotton, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Carlton Ashford, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Ricky Luckett, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Ricky Meeks, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Lester Johnson, L-5 Eichelberger, disorderly conduct,…

Commissioner’s great nephew receives Eagle Scout Rank

From press reports Commissioner David Chandler of the Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services (MDCPS) presented his great nephew, Braxton Bane of Louisville, Mississippi, an American flag that once flew over the nation’s capital this Thursday. The flag presentation was…