Board signs Purple Heart Community designation

Veteran’s officer Terry Kelley holds up a proclamation and one of the local citizen’s purple hearts.

From staff reports   The Winston County Board of Supervisors Monday, January 6 accepted the designation of a Purple Heart Community, commemorating the number of military personnel who now live or once lived in county who have been injured in…

Seeking lost pet

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A puppy named Jingle Bells was adopted from the local animal shelter and the dog’s family is seeking to find the dog. The dog is about 1 year old. Please contact 662-736-2409 and ask for Megan if adopted this dog.

ECCC to offer CNA class in Louisville

From press reports   “Certified Nurse Aide” instruction is being offered at East Central Community College’s Career Advancement Center located at 921 South Church Street in Louisville.  Registration will be held from January 6 to January 16, 2014; Monday through…

Mississippi gets record low temps

From staff and press reports   There were record low temperatures in many parts of Mississippi on Tuesday morning, but no major weather-related problems were reported. Joanne Culin, a meteorologist with the Jackson office of the National Weather Service, which…

Obituaries

Mrs. Pauline Kennedy Miller Monday December 23, 2013 Funeral services for Mrs. Pauline Kennedy Miller, 77, were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday December 28, 2013 at New Zion M. B. Church. Rev, W. L. Hightower officiating. Burial followed in the…

ECCC announces Fall Semester Honor Roll

Students named to the 2013 fall semester honor roll, which includes those selected to the President’s List, Dean’s List and Honorable Mention List, have been announced at East Central Community College in Decatur, according to Deanna Rush, Director of Admissions…