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Polling places will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, for the primary runoff election in Webster County.
North Mississippi Medical Center-Eupora was presented with the 2019 Outstanding Mississippi Small Rural Hospital Award last week.
Photos by Donna McKay
Bikers from five states stopped at the Choctaw County Community Center on Saturday, August 17, 2019 to enjoy lunch provided by the Choctaw County Chamber of Commerce.
Polling places will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27, for the primary runoff election in Choctaw County.

Presley Touts Increase in Utility Contracts through Hire Mississippi Program

By SUBMITTED,

Jackson, Mississippi (July 17, 2019) – Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley announced today that in the first year of implementation of the PSC’s Hire Mississippi Rule, in-state utility construction contract to Mississippi-based companies has risen by 12.6 percent, representing millions spent with Mississippi-based businesses.







Courthouse Catastrophe: Emergency repairs approved for courthouse

By BY JOSEPH MCCAIN WINSTON COUNTY JOURNAL,

The Winston County Board of Supervisors approved emergency repairs, cleanup and closing of the area behind and to the sides of the courthouse on Tuesday, July 16.

The emergency occurred when the brick veneer on the backside of the Winston County Courthouse collapsed around 5:20 a.m. on Tuesday.






12-story Cross: Roadside Cross of Christ erected

By FROM PRESS REPORTS,

Thursday, July 11, marked the day The Cross of Christ was raised to honor the Lord and Savior at the crossroads of highways 82 and 9.

Side roads were crowded and five tents were filled, as hundreds of folks, weathering the heat, came to watch the magnificent 12-story cross lifted to fit into the massive base pipe and go vertical.



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