Month: July 2017

ECCC plans Thursday Homecoming Celebration in Fall 2017

From school reports East Central Community College will start a new tradition in fall 2017 as its annual Homecoming Celebration will move from Saturday to Thursday for the first time in many years. Homecoming 2017 at ECCC in Decatur is…

Noxapater faces another challenging football schedule

  By Robbie Robertson Winston County Journal   There’s not a lot of change to the Noxapater football schedule — it’s just as tough as ever. The Tigers drop East Webster off the schedule but that doesn’t mean the non-district…

Calendar of Events

Seminar on Human Trafficking Republican Women will sponsor training and seminar on Human Trafficking Monday, August 7 at First United Methodist Church Family Life Building beginning at 7 pm.  Public is invited. Youth revival MT. Moriah M.B. Church Youth Revival…

Letters to the Editor

Reaching out The Urban Wisdom Club is a nonprofit organization based out of Louisville, Mississippi. We are seeking to reach out to young males ages 5-18 in an attempt to guide them, team them humility, and update them on the…

Seminar on stopping human trafficking rescheduled date upcoming

New date is Aug. 7 From staff reports   Human trafficking is believed to be the third largest criminal activity in the world and it’s happening in Mississippi. Organizations dedicated to preventing the heinous crime are now working to inform…

Annual Miles Reunion Held

Descendants of Elzy Miles and William Bradford Pettus Miles met at 10:00 A.M. at Lake T’Okhata Saturday June 17th, 2017 for their annual meeting. After a time of getting reacquainted and fellowship and a prayer of thanksgiving for the meal…

MDWFP to Host Pond Management Workshop in Winston County

LOUISVILLE – The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) Fisheries Bureau is hosting a pond management workshop in Winston County. The workshop will be hosted at Legion State Park, in Legion Lodge, located at 635 Legion State Park…

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – July 27, 1917 LOUISVILLE:  Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Melvin McCully. a fine girl on the 16th inst., so reports Dr. Davis. –  Messrs. A. W. and Bill Sullivan left Wednesday for Jackson where they go…