Harper recognized

From press reports On Saturday June 2, Ms. Dorothy Jean Harper representing Mt. Moriah M.B. Church pastored by Dr. Benjamin M. Pittman was named first runner up in the Mt. Olive District Congress of Christian Education Queen of Roses Pageant…

Winston Countian travels abroad

From press reports Austin Harrison gained several unique experiences through a University of Mississippi program. Harrison through a University of Mississippi Study Abroad trip visited South Africa and learned about some unique cultural and social parts of the country Harrison…

MDWFP conducts annual alligator surveys

Biologists and Conservation Officers from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) are conducting annual alligator surveys throughout the state to monitor alligator populations. These surveys are conducted at night along established routes, some as long as 34…

Coaching changes announced at ECCC

Several coaching changes were approved at East Central Community College in Decatur following the June 12 meeting of the College’s Board of Trustees, announced ECCC President Dr. Phil A. Sutphin. Scott Hill, who has served as fast-pitch softball head coach…

Unemployment rates on steady decline in county

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal With the unemployment rates decreasing in over two-thirds of the states in the U.S., the country in most areas is benefiting from an increase in hiring. Winston County is one of these areas.…