Category: News

ECCC Women win 14th Straight

The East Central Community College Lady Warrior basketball team moved into the national rankings on Wednesday and then went out the next night and won their 14th straight game to move one step closer to the MACJC South Division title.

News of the Past – 02/17/2016

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago –February 18, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Miss Callie Meek Garrigues was called home from the I. I. & C.…

Representative Hood gives legislative update

Rep. Joey Hood At the beginning of the week, Governor Bryant signed into law the economic package that the House and Senate passed last week during the Special Session. Midnight on Monday, February 8, was the filing deadline for all…

Sports Schedules – 02/17/2016

THURSDAY, FEB. 18 Prep Basketball TBA — Region 5-3A Tournament at Choctaw County TBA — Region 4-2A Tournament at Winona TBA — Region 5-1A Tournament at McAdams TBA — Region 6-1A Tournament at Nanih Waiya

Calendar of Events – 02/17/2016

Musicians’ Appreciation Program Feb. 21 Harper Chapel MB Church family cordially invite everyone to come out and join us in celebrating our 1st annual Musicians’ Appreciation Program on February 21 at 2 p.m.

Harrison chosen as law clerk

From press reports Arkansas Attorney General Leslie Rutledge welcomed a new class of law clerks to the Attorney General’s office. These law students work in various departments assisting with legal research and drafting memos and legal documents.

Local among ICC Most Beautiful Pageant

From press reports Approximately 60 contestants will compete for the title of Most Beautiful 2016 at Itawamba Community College during the annual pageant, which is scheduled for 7 p.m., Mar. 7, at the W.O. Benjamin Fine Arts Center auditorium on…

Storm damage reported in Winston from Monday’s weather

PEARL – The Mississippi Emergency Management Agency has received reports of storm damage from 19 counties(**corrects to remove Monroe**) from severe weather that moved through the state Monday. Minor injuries have been reported in Lincoln County. National Weather Service Survey…

Local among performers at ICC

Itawamba Community College’s choir will perform at the State Choral Festival, which will be Feb. 18 and 19, at the Riley Center in Meridian.