Monthly Archives: July 2013

Chancellor competes with notable success

Dale Chancellor of Macon, MS, recently competed in the MS High School Rodeo Finals in Hattisburg. MS. Only the top four in each event advance to the National Finals in Rock Springs, Wyoming, scheduled for late July. At the national…

Military notes- Correction

Army Spec. Stephen J. Thames Army Spec. Stephen J. Thames has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness,…

Louisville graduates honored

(By Elmetra Patterson)   The graduates in the photo above were honored at Holy Ghost Temple, a non-Denominational church, on Sunday, June 30, 2013, during the morning worship service. Sister Deborah Eichelberger-Green was the inspirational guest speaker. Her message to…

It’s not too late to register for fall classes

Students planning to enroll at East Central Community College for the 2013 fall semester are encouraged to attend registration/orientation activities Friday, July 12, on the Decatur campus. Those registering may arrive anytime between 8 a.m. and 1 p.m. Prospective students…

Neshoba County Fair Recipes from Brock’s selections

The Neshoba County Fair, which is a time for relatives and friends to come together, is known as Mississippi’s “Giant House Party”. Right outside Philadelphia, Mississippi, rustic cabins are prepped for all these relatives and friends to get together, and…

Peeples graduates

Rachael Peeples of Louisville recently graduated from the cosmetology program at Vaughn’s beauty college in Aberdeen, ms. Peeples is now qualified to take her state board exam. While attending vaughn’s, Rachael received certificates for outstanding achievement in hair design, 8…

Calendar of Events

Choir Day July 14 Oak Grove #2 M.B. Church will celebrate Choir Day on July 14, 2013. Time: 3:00 PM. All choirs and soloists are invited. The public is invited to attend. Rev. Anthony Thames-Pastor. VBS set Mt. Pleasant #1…

CAPPS teaching a variety of skills

From press reports   Students participating in the CAPPS Summer Jam program have spent the summer exploring duck life in Mississippi. Faculty and staff from Mississippi State University’s Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Aquaculture and the College of Education’s Department…