Month: September 2015

ECCC to offer GED ready practice test for $1  

East Central Community College in Decatur is offering the GED Ready practice test for $1 through Oct. 31, 2015, in a special back-to-school promotion. Ryan Clarke, director of Adult Basic Education/GED Testing at ECCC, said that students who take the…

Sports Schedules – 09/30/15

THURSDAY, OCT. 1 Prep Softball 5/6 p.m. — French Camp at Noxapater 5:30/6:30 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora Junior College Football 6:30 p.m. — Hinds at East Central 7 p.m. — EMCC at Jones County JC

Jail Docket – 09/30/15

September 15, 2015 Grant, Brian, L-16 Gladney, Contributing to the Delinquency of a Minor. Quinn, Jason K., L-4 Gram, Burglary. September 16, 2015 Bramett, Stacy, Capt. Eichelburger, Old Fines. Clemons, Monico, L-12 Miller, FTA Hold for Columbus. September 17, 2015…

Editorial Roundup – 09/30/15

Water’s getting more expensive The Associated Press has produced a package of stories that make it clear America is facing some expensive problems in providing what everyone takes for granted: fresh water. Though the AP report tends to focus on…

Green to represent in pageant

Miss Reyla Green, age 9, daughter of TSgt Samuel Green and Mrs. Krystle Green of Montgomery, has been selected to represent Alabama at the 2015 Miss American Sweetheart Pageant. As the Miss Alabama Sweetheart, Reyla will be attending the National…

Letters to the Editor – 09/30/15

Flag thoughts I am a son of God, resurrected spirit being, that is housed in a body of black descent that was born into this realm in the State of Mississippi in the early 1940’s. I am writing this letter…

Three County Governor’s Job Fair set for Oct. 29

From press reports Ackerman, MS —Choctaw, Montgomery, and Webster Counties in Mississippi will host a Governor’s Job Fair at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman MS, announced Adam Todd, director of the Governor’s Job Fair Network. The job fair…

Granny’s Brunswick Stew and Fall Desserts from Brock

I would love to share my late grandmother’s stew recipe with you this week…One of my very beloved recipes originated from my late grandmother (my daddy’s mother, Zane Eaves Rogers) who was probably one of the finest cooks in the…

Memories of Our County – 09/30/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. Sunday Clothes The first thing we did when we came home from school  or anywhere was to change our clothes. We had clothes that we wore to school and…

ECCC to offer Computer, Home Maintenance Classes in Louisville

ECCC in Decatur will offer Basic Computers-Microsoft Excel and Home Maintenance and Repair classes at the Louisville Career Advancement Center during October and November. Registration for Basic Computers-Microsoft Excel continues through Wednesday, Oct. 7. Classes begin Oct. 8 and will…