Two locals tapped for state honor

From press reports

JoAnn Brandt and Sylvia D. Clark have been awarded The Ruby Assaf Presidential Award by the Mississippi Library Association.

The Ruby Assaf Presidential Award honors an outstanding individual volunteer(s) in the Friends of the Mississippi Libraries or … Read more


Hugh Dorris Martin Jr.

Oct. 1, 2016

Graveside services for Hugh Dorris Martin Jr., 92, of Lawton, Oklahoma, were Oct. 5, 2016, at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Lawton. Burial with full military honors were held following the service.

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It’s Halloween Time Again: From Brock

What a perfect time of year!!! I love it! I can actually start breathing again because it’s cooling off! So what a better time than to enjoy good food, especially sweets? My mother, Kathy Rogers, is busy booking up cakes … Read more

Nanih Waiya set to open softball playoffs this week

By Rocky Higginbotham

Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya’s slow-pitch softball team finished up the 2016 regular season last week with a pretty solid offensive showing, although it didn’t translate into any victories for the Lady Warriors.

Mike Robertson Nanih Waiya shortstop, Caitlyn Bell, snags an infield pop-up.

Mike Robertson
Nanih Waiya

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