News

Louisville moving forward to achieve retail development

From press reports

As the largest city in Winston County, Louisville has established itself as a regional hub for products and services in East Central Mississippi. With a prime location along Highway 25 and the community’s entrepreneurial spirit, Louisville leaders … Read more

Dedication set for patio pavilion at Legion

From press reports

Friends of Legion State Park will hold a dedication service on October 30 at 11 a.m. The re-building of the Rock Patio Pavilion has been restored to its original architecture dating back to the 1930s.

This project … Read more

Bus of choices arrives at EMS

Gail Davis talks to Eiland Middle School students about making good choices in life.

From staff reports

Eiland Middle School students received a firsthand look at what education can bring- at least $1 million over a person’s lifetime with a college degree compared to a high school diploma.

The partnership between State Farm and … Read more

REPM hears from Sheriff and REPM’s Palmer

The Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi in Winston County recently met and discussed the efforts of the group with REPM District 3 Director Carolyn Palmer and the continuing tornado cleanup update from Winston County Sheriff Jason Pugh.

Carolyn Palmer, REPM … Read more

Tigers need to keep winning to stay in playoff hunt

Noxapater taking a first down in an earlier game in the season

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Tigers of Noxapater High School scored two touchdowns in each quarter to roll to a 54-16 win over homestanding Ethel and in the process improved their record to 4-4 overall on the … Read more

ECCC receives $2.5 Million Grant for Workforce Training

ECCC president Dr. Stewart recently gave an update on ECCC and the workforce training grant to the Rotary Club of Louisville.

DECATUR – East Central Community College was recently awarded a $2.5 million grant to provide workforce training opportunities in Winston County, one of the College’s five support counties.

ECCC is among 270 community colleges nationwide and the first announced Mississippi … Read more