MSU Winston County summer graduates

More than 676 degrees were conferred at the conclusion of Mississippi State University’s 2013 summer term. Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific…

Sports schedules

WED, OCT. 16 Junior College Soccer 2/4 p.m. — Itawamba at East Central THUR, OCT. 17 Junior College Football 6:30 p.m. — East Mississippi at Northwest 7 p.m. — Holmes at Hinds 7 p.m. — Northeast Miss. at Itawamba FRIDAY,…

Job Fair being held in Philadelphia

Allied Locke Industries is recruiting new employees for their Union site through a job fair that is being held at the Senior Citizen Center located in Northside Park at 100 Burt Drive in Philadelphia.  The job fair is made possible…

‘Dribbling Club’ established

Area young athletes interested in sharpening their basketball skills will want to sign up for the new East Central Community College Warriors Dribbling Club, which was recently established by first-year Warrior head basketball coach Robert Thompson. “The ECCC Dribbling Club…

Winston countians warned about scammers

From press and staff reports   When one local resident answered her husband’s cell phone recently she was surprised that a person representing federal health insurance program needed her bank account number and other information. The resident felt this was…