Legals

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF MAUREEN CARTER PERKINS, DECEASED, RONNIE PERKINS, EXECUTOR CAUSE NO. 2017-108K EXECUTOR’S NOTICE TO CREDITORS OF MAUREEN CARTER PEEKINS EXECUTOR’S LETTERS having been granted on the…

Local student prepares for ACT-SO Nationals

From staff and press reports   Four students including one from Winston County are heading to the Crab Cake Capitol of the World, all expenses paid. These local ACT-SO gold medalists are representing the Jackson City Branch of the Mississippi…

Letters to the Editor

Mississippi No. One in Forestry Apparently as part of some kind of promotion one can buy at ones local Tax Assessors office, a licenses plate that says this very thing, “Mississippi No. One in Forestry.” On its surface this sounds…

Federal suit filed against Epps, GTL

From Press Reports A class action lawsuit was filed in federal court in Jackson on July 13 on behalf of thousands of individuals incarcerated in Mississippi jails and their families and friends against Global Tel Link Corp., a Virginia-based corporation…

Calendar of Events

Summer Revival Mt. Calvary Summer Revival will be August 14th-16th Monday-Wednesday night at 7:00 p.m. The guess speaker will be Dr. Ivory McDaniel of Bethel Baptist Church of Louisville. Home coming service will be Sunday, August 13th along with morning…

Keeping up with the Community

Asked where I heard something, I replied, “It was in the newspaper.” With that answer I quickly realized we at the newspaper are the best way for anyone to follow our communities. This newspaper brings the births, weddings and obituaries…

Drive carefully, avoid reptiles on the road

By Evan O’Donnell MSU Extension Service With the temperature rising daily, it is getting more common to spot turtles and snakes basking on the roads. Being aware of this change in reptile behavior can help drivers avoid hitting them. Retreating…