Category: News

Check It Out

APRIL 2016 The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library: C. J. Box – Off The Grid Carl Weber Presents – Dr. Feelgood Danielle Steel – Property of a Noblewoman Nisa Santiago – Murdergram: Part 2…

East Central netters take sweep of Northwest

The East Central Community College tennis teams beat Northwest Mississippi in MACJC tennis matches played on Sophomore Day in Decatur last Thursday. In the men’s action, the results were: Men’s Singles: EC’s John Jimenez of Oruro, Bolivia, beat Quentin Hutchinson,…

Sports Schedules – 04/13/2016

THURSDAY, APRIL 14 Prep Baseball 6 p.m. — Leake at Heritage 6 p.m. — Winston at Starkville Academy Fast-Pitch Softball 4 p.m. — Sebastopol at French Camp

East Central Lady Warriors take two from Lady Lions

From school reports The East Central Community College Lady Diamond Warriors swept a softball doubleheader Friday from the East Mississippi Lady Lions in MACJC conference action at the Softball Park in Decatur. ECCC won the opener 7-4, and came back…

Red Hills Car Show in Louisville upcoming May 28

From press & staff reports To see some of the finest rides in the county and surrounding area, get ready for the annual Red Hills Car Show to be held during this year’s Red Hills Arts & Crafts Festival May…

Jail Docket – 04/13/2016

March 31 James Green, 10/30/97, WM, W-8 Glenn, WSO, hold for investigation Joey Lane, 5/18/66, WM, W-2 Alexander, WSO, DUI 1ST, careless driving

News of the Past – 04/13/2016

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – April 14, 1916 The Old Fiddlers’ Contest held at the school hall last Friday, to benefit…

ECCC SkillsUSA participants win

During the 2015-16 Mississippi SkillsUSA Competition, East Central Community College students captured top awards in 15 areas of competition. All first place winners advance to the SkillsUSA National Conference in Louisville, Ky., this summer.

NW Honor Roll

Nanih Waiya Attendance Center Honor Roll 3rd Six Weeks K5: Special Distinction – Logan Cockrell, Artizia Culberson, Joy Paige Eaves, Zoey Ewing, Vanessa Fulton, Tramiya Grant, Kali Rae Johns, Hailey Kemp, Khloe Little, Kayten Miles, Aubrey Miller, Brody Ming, Faith…

Unemployment rate falls as jobs grow

Mississippi’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate dropped to 6.5 percent in February, a decrease of two-tenths of a percentage point from the January rate of 6.7 percent. As the unemployment rate fell, the number of people working in Mississippi climbed for…