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DAR recognizes local students

Standing Left: Victoria Burt, representing Louisville High School; Austin Baskin, representing Winston Academy; Emily Mills, representing Noxapater High School; Crystal Holdiness, Nanih Waiya and Petey Vowell, Grace Christian.

These high school seniors were chosen DAR Good Citizens by their respective schools for 2014. They were honored by the Nanih Waiya Daughters of the American Revolution with a tea at the… Read more

REPM busy

Chairman of Committees for REPM. Betty Bond -- Membership/Attendance; Maxine Coburn -- Community Service; Esco Hemphill -- Nominating; Shelia Hickman -- Publicity & Legislative; Charlotte Nabers -- Program; Shirley Robertson -- Communication; Shelby Varner -- Community Service; Martha Weeks -- Handbook; Kay Ward -- Legislative

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Shirley Hall, Miss. Statewide Voter ID Coordinator with Joe Wylie, President of Winston Co. REPM. Hall spoke to … Read more

ECCC Student Newspaper Staff receives awards

Award-Winning Newspaper Staff
Members of East Central Community College’s newspaper staff display various awards presented at the O.C. McDavid Journalism Conference held March 27, 2014 at the Mississippi Craft Center in Ridgeland. Pictured (front row, from left) DeeJay Rolison of Hickory, editor Madison Herrington of Union and Dominick Fields of Forest; (second row, from left) cartoonist Claire Griffin of Decatur, Conor Bell of Carthage, opinions editor Will Stokes of Philadelphia, Candice Stewart of Morton and Madison Barnett, Noxapater; and (back row, from left) design editor Payton Smith of Forest, Ashley Bozeman of Decatur and Kimberly Harrison of Forest. (EC Photo)

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East Central Community College’s student newspaper, The Tom-Tom, was among the top student newspapers in the state recognized during the 2014 O.C. McDavid Journalism Conference held March 27, 2014 at the Mississippi Craft Center in Ridgeland.

East … Read more

ECCC Phi Theta Kappa receives awards

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Members of East Central Community College’s Theta Xi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society of the two-year college, are shown displaying awards received during… Read more

Griffin, Jones Attend ECCC Expo

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Audrey Griffin (left) of Louisville and Alisha Jones (center) of Carthage are shown talking with Bethney Smith, assistant director of nursing and Teresa Busby, director of nursing with MS Care Center of Morton, during Read more

Charles Lee White to speak at Freedom Fund banquet

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The Winston County NAACP 34th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet will be held Saturday, April 26, at 7 p.m. in the Association Building at 137 Armstrong Street.

The speaker will be Rev. Charles L. White, Jr. National NAACP Director Field and … Read more

Honored

ASU Honors farm family

Major McDonald and Ozolla Eichelberger received awards of March 25, 2014 at Alcorn State University’s small farmer conference in Jackson,

The awards noted: … Read more