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Book signing planned at Winston County Library

From press and staff reports

 

Warren Trest on Monday, October 28 will be at the Winston County Library to sing his newest book.

Trest will be on hand from 3 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Mr. Trest is a Winston County native.  … Read more

Cole attends Jamboree

Cole

From press reports

 

Samuel Cole of Louisville recently attended Boy Scout National Jamboree at the Summit Bechtel Scouting Reserve in West Virginia, the new permanent home of the National Scout Jamboree. The National Jamboree is held once every four … Read more

East Central Community College Collegians selected for 2013-14

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Members of the East Central Community College Collegians were recently selected for 2013-14, announced first-year director Chas Evans.

The popular rock ‘n’ roll group includes vocalists Ryan Godwin, Claire Griffin and Taylor Gressett, all products of Newton County High School, … Read more

DAR hosts the first meeting of fiscal year

Left to right:   DAR State Registrar Mrs. Shelia Fondren; Chapter Secretary Mary Tabor;  Chapter 2nd Vice Regent Annie Pearl Matthews; DAR State Regent Mrs. Billie Breedlove, Chapter Regent Paula Fulton, Chapter Chaplain Brenda Hunt, Chapter 1st Vice Regent Susan Clark. Chapter Treasurer  Theresa Bridges

Submitted by Bettye Forster

VIS Chairman

 

The Nanih Waiya Chapter, NSDAR held their first meeting of the new year 2013-2014 at Market Café on Thursday, September 26th. After enjoying a luncheon provided by the café and catching up with … Read more

Pet of week

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There are many animals in need of homes at Louisville Animal Control.  We have many cats, kittens, dogs and puppies that are available for adoption.  Most of the animals at the shelter have already been spayed or neutered.  Our adoption … Read more

BATTLE celebrates another successful event

Carol McAdory shows off her  fashion skills

From staff reports

 

Winston County’s BATTLE Luncheon was held September 26 at Lake Tiak O’Khata. The event included lunch, door prizes, special speakers, and a fashion revue.

Peggy Crawford welcomed everyone to the luncheon.  She stated that “staging this … Read more

Cotton gin fun

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The Noxapater Cotton Gin celebrated Saturday in the Noxapater Park with a great crowd and numerous entries in the car show and pageant. See next’s week’s edition for more photos.

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ECCC Adjunct Instructors

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These Winston County residents are members of the Adjunct Faculty at East Central Community College in Decatur. Pictured are (front row, from left) Mary Ann Ballew, Sylvia Wright and Paula Stokes, and (back row, from left) Diane Carter, Shonna Ryals … Read more

ECCC Homecoming Court

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Pictured are members of the 2013 East Central Community College Homecoming Court, who were selected during elections held recently on the Decatur campus. Seated from left are sophomore maid Taylor Gressett of Chunky; maid of honor Mary Margaret Bailey of Read more