News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – July 26, 1912 [This issue was not available for review.] Advertisers in July 1912 included: “Good merchandise at Surprisingly LOW PRICES. SPECIAL FOR COURT WEEK Only! Calico, per yard – 4 cents; Cotton Checks, per yard…

ECCC offers OSHA HAZWOPER class in Louisville

OSHA HAZWOPER, training for Hazardous Waste Operations Workers, is being offered at the East Central Community College Career Advancement Center located in the old Spartus facility at 923 South Church Street in Louisville. This 40-hour course provides training in remediation…

Guardsman promoted to lt. colonel

From press reports JACKSON, Miss.— Robert J. McWhirter of Ocean Springs, was promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the Mississippi National Guard here July 17, 2012. Brig. Gen. Mitch Brown, the Assistant Adjutant General, Mississippi Army National Guard,…

Lifetime resident publishes life story

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County A lifetime resident of Winston County is ready to tell her life story in the form of a short novel soon to be released. Mrs. Frances Stewart Ball is the author of “Front Porch…