News

ECCC Plans Homecoming 5K

The seventh annual East Central Community College 5K Run/Walk and inaugural Kids’ One-Mile Fun Run officially begins Homecoming Day activities scheduled Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013, on the Decatur campus.

The run/walk gets under way at 7:30 a.m. on the North … Read more

Sports schedules

SATURDAY, OCT. 5

Prep Softball

TBA — East Webster Tournament (East Webster, Eupora, French Camp, Noxapater, Nanih Waiya entered)

College Football

TBA — LSU at MSU

TBA — Ole Miss at Auburn

3 p.m. — Florida International at USM

MONDAY, … Read more

WMC celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month

From press reports

 

Winston Medical Center wants to encourage women to get their mammograms because early detection is a woman’s best protection.

The American Cancer Society estimates that 2,080 new cases of breast cancer will occur in Mississippi for … Read more

Education notes

Emerald Barrett

Emerald Barrett, is the daughter of Joe and T. J. Barrett of Noxapater, MS and LeNisha and Scotty Tanner of Ethel, MS is a senior of Mississippi. State Universityy majoring in Animal and Dairy Science. She is a … Read more

Obituaries

 Ms. Charlotte Lynn Moore

Funeral services for Ms. Charlotte Lynn Moore was held at 10 am Tuesday, October 1, 2013 from John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Danny Chaney and Jerry Wilson officiating and graveside was Rev. John Stephens. Interment … Read more

It’s Elementary

Patriot Day

Brandy Blanton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

Thank you to Mrs. Natalie Stewart for her donation of clothes to Fair Elementary’s clothing closet. Your donation is greatly appreciated and will be put … Read more

Noxapater Homecoming court

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Homecoming ceremonies will be held at halftime on September 27, 2013. Game time is 7 p.m. The Noxapater Homecoming court is (Left to right; front to back) Prince Carter Hunt, Princess Jakeya Pippen, Sophomore Maid Ashley Kelly, Junior Maid Lea … Read more

BATTLE luncheon to feature speaker, fashion and much more

McMillan

By Joseph McCain

The Winston County Journal

 

The annual Breast Cancer Awareness To Teach Ladies Early Detection (BATTLE) luncheon for 2013 will feature national speaker Dr. Beverly Ann McMillan.

Dr. McMillan, whose practice focuses on obstetrics and gynecology, will … Read more

Blues night a success

Children enjoy the jumpers while parents enjoy the music in downtown Louisville Thursday.

From staff and press reports

 

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce members hosted a downtown “Back to School Blues” night.

The downtown Louisville event featured a live band of the Old Memphis Kings, shopping, children’s entertainment, dining and much … Read more

Reyla Green finalist in NAMM pageant

Miss Reyla Green

Miss Reyla Green, daughter of SSgt Samuel and Krystle Green recently competed for the title of Miss Mississippi in the Princess Division at the National American Miss Mississippi pageant held on September 1, 2013 in Jackson, MS.

Out of 30 … Read more