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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

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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

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