Category: News

Five locals to compete in state ACT-SO event this Saturday

From press Five local teens will head to Jackson, MS this Saturday, March 12, 2016 to compete in the Mississippi NAACP ACT-SO competition. The Mississippi NAACP is showcasing the “Olympics of the Mind” through its ACT-SO Competition, and five Winston…

2016 Midsouth Star Gaze and Astronomy Conference

Submitted Rainwater Observatory is gearing up for its annual Midsouth Stargaze and Astronomy Conference coming up April 6-9, 2016. This event attracts amateur and professional astronomers from around the country. It is held under one of the darkest skies in…

Calendar of Events – 03/09/2016

La Leche League meeting 4th Sat. each month La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche…

Let’s be Neighbors – 03/09/2016

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community. Recently, the R.C. Ingram family welcomed visitors from Ocean Springs, Julie and Steve Fandel. Julie is the daughter of the late Geraldine Gladney, sister of Alene Ingram. The Fandels spent the…

Safety is your responsibility: Make a plan

From David Edwards BSafe Technologies What’s Happening around you. Do you know? If you have watched the news lately you have a pretty good idea. I know most of the material they report is depressing, but take 5 to 10…

House finishes deadline week

By Rep. Michael T. Evans, Dist.45 I am proud to say that we spent last week working hard with little controversy on the House floor, and absolutely no harsh words. This was a welcome relief after ending the previous week…

ECCC Lady Warriors upset in first round of Region XXIII tourney

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior basketball team fell 77-75 to the Holmes Community College Lady Bulldogs in the first round of the National Junior College Athletic Association Region XXIII Tournament last Wednesday at A.E. Wood Coliseum on the…

ECCC women’s netters pick up two victories

From School Reports The East Central Community College Lady Warriors beat Marion Military Institute 6-3 ion Friday. The women’s team overall record improves to 3-5. East Central’s netters will play on the road against Itawamba Community College in Fulton on…

Letters to the Editor – 03/09/2016

Trump closer to devil than God Donald Trump proudly waves his Bible and states he is a “good Christian’ and has “a great relationship with God.”  The Lord Jesus Christ said, “The tree is known by his fruit” (Mat 12:33…