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Jones receives scholarship

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Jones Receives Boswell Memorial Scholarship

Michael Jones (left), a graduate of Nanih Waiya High School, is the recipient of the Ernest Harrison Boswell Memorial Scholarship at East Central Community College in Decatur. He is pictured with Carolyn Huey, a member … Read more

Summer fun and reading

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Black Girls Read is a summer reading program for middle and high school girls. This program started on June 6. It is held each Saturday, from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m., June 6 – July 25, 2015. … Read more

McCool receives

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McCool Receives Wilks-Palmer Scholarship

Katie McCool (left), a graduate of Winston Academy, is the recipient of the Wilks-Palmer Scholars Scholarship at East Central Community College in Decatur. … Read more

Helping others could solve a lot of issues

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A wise, old black man walked into the Journal office a couple years back. He didn’t stay long, but what he had to say really stuck with me. I didn’t recognize him at first with his long beard and he … Read more

Mayes Scholarship

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Doster Receives Mayes Memorial Scholarship

Hallie Doster (right), a graduate of Noxapater High School, is the recipient of the Thomas Rudolph Mayes Memorial Scholarship at East Central Community College. She is pictured with donor representative Jackie Etie during the annual … Read more

Ward scholarship

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Johnson Receives Captain Charles E. Ward Scholarship

Madison Johnson (center), a graduate of Nanih Waiya High School, is the recipient of the Captain Charles E. Ward USN/RET Memorial Scholarship at East Central Community College in Decatur. She is pictured with … Read more

Womble gets scholarship

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Womble Receives Hudspeth Scholarship

Steven Womble (left), a graduate of Winston Academy, is the recipient of the Hudspeth Scholarship at East Central Community College in Decatur. He is pictured with Carolyn Huey, a member of the college’s Foundation Board of … Read more

Supervisors scholarship winners

Receive Mississippi Association of Supervisors Scholarships

Winston County residents (from left) Brantlie Sheets of Nanih Waiya, Colby Jones of Noxapater and Kiaa Haynes of Grace Christian School are the recipients of Mississippi Association of Supervisors Community College Scholarships at East … Read more