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Military notes – Air Force Airman Damion L. Burton

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Air Force Airman Damion L. Burton graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, … Read more

ECCC announces 2013 Homecoming Court

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From press reports

 

Sophomore Kaylin Hopkins of Louisville will reign as queen during East Central Community College’s Homecoming activities scheduled Saturday, October 12 on the Decatur campus.

Hopkins, a 2011 graduate of Louisville High School, and other members of … Read more

Nanih Waiya Community Park still moving on

Hemphill and Houston with the deed.

From press reports

 

On September 20, 2013, Ellis Houston, businessman and Nanih Waiya alum, purchased 39 acres in the Nanih Waiya Community and immediately sold the property to the corporation Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park.

This park project … Read more

On Main Street

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Community members turned out to tour Winston County’s brand new medical facility during an open house held Thursday, Sept. 19 at 5 p.m.

Located at 106 West Main Street, Main Street Medical Clinic — officially opens October 1 yet the … Read more

Taylor Group of companies promotes Walker as software developer

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From press reports

 

Louisville, Mississippi (September 20, 2013) The Taylor Group of Companies has announced Tyler Walker as accepting the position of Software Developer. Walker will be responsible for upgrading computer programs and systems.

Robert Lowery, Taylor Machine Works … Read more

Suretta Nunn of Noxapater honored

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From press reports

 

Mrs. Suretta Bernice McQueen- Nunn is a God fearing woman who has blazed her own trails. She is a pillar in her community, an unselfish humanitarian , who has given of her time, money, possessions and … Read more

Mississippi legislators learn about wild hogs

By Linda Breazeale

MSU Ag Communications

 

JACKSON – Mississippi legislators attended a special meeting on Sept. 9 to learn about the “greatest emerging wildlife challenge of the 21st century.”

Bruce Leopold, executive director of the Mississippi State University Center … Read more

DAR Membership continues to grow

Shown in this photo are Bettye Forster, Janis Tabor, Pam Kirk; standing:  Theresa Bridges,  Ramona Hughes and Paula Fulton.

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The Nanih Waiya Chapter in Louisville has continued to grow over the summer. There have been five new members verified in the chapter since May with six applications pending national verification.

Our Registrar Janis Tabor has been working … Read more

Photograph and research leads to unkown relatives

From staff and press reports

 

Mrs. Janeese Garey in Ackerman recently discovered a pair of long lost relatives.

Garey noticed a picture of Sue Tim (Moline, IL) and Donna Welty (Davenport, IA) in the Winston County Journal this summer.… Read more

Aldermen approve building repairs

From staff reports

 

The Louisville Board of Aldermen approved several business items with an eye toward completing the renovation on the city owned building that will house Natron.

The board accepted four bids for renovation projects at the facility. … Read more