ECCC Fall Coaches Clinic Scheduled Sept. 27

Some of Mississippi’s most successful basketball coaches will serve as featured speakers when the East Central Community College Fall Coaches Clinic is held Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, in the Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the Decatur campus.

Registration for the … Read more

Lady Warriors move to 3-0 in region play

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

What has been an up-and-down season overall for the Nanih Waiya slow-pitch softball team has gotten off to a strong start as far as region play is concerned.… Read more

Sibley to perform at Ackerman Church of God

By Press Reports

Alan Sibley will perform at Ackerman Church of God on Saturday, October 4, 2014 at 6pm. There will be a Bean/Soup/Bread supper before the concert beginning at 4:30pm. The proceeds will go toward the church building fund.… Read more

News of the Past – 9/24/2014

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago –September 25, 1914
LOUISVILLE: Milton Woodward was called to Macon yesterday by the illness of his mother. … Read more

Four steps for attacking garage organization

(Family Features)

Organizing the garage may be one of the most feared tasks in household history. According to a recent Gladiator GarageWorks survey, nearly three out of four households can only park one car in their two-car garage, illustrating the … Read more

No. 1-ranked EMCC rolls to 65-7 victory

From school reports

SCOOBA – East Mississippi Community College’s high-octane offense was complemented by three defensive touchdowns on pick-six scores, as the top-ranked Lions cruised to a 65-7 victory over visiting Northeast Mississippi in their MACJC North Division home opener … Read more

ECCC Warriors rally to beat Holmes 14-6

From school reports

East Central Community College’s Warriors overcame an early deficit and several miscues to post a 14-6 victory over Holmes Community College Thursday night on the Decatur campus.… Read more

Calendar of Events – 9/24/2014

Family Center to host open house
The Family center will hold its annual Open House during the month of September. Parents are invited to attend the Open House on Thursday, September 25 from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. The Family … Read more

MAC announces minigrants deadline

The Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for the agency’s Minigrant program. The upcoming application deadline is Monday, November 3, 2014.… Read more

Aldermen discuss building permit discounts

From staff reports

The Louisville Board of Aldermen were provided recommendations on possible changes to the building code fees with possible discounts to be in place for storm victims.

The board members will review and discuss in future meeting whether … Read more