Category: News

Area students invited to ‘Be Our Guest Night’

Area high school students will be special guests of East Central Community College when the Warriors battle Copiah-Lincoln Community College Thursday, Sept. 24, on the Decatur campus. Kickoff is set for 6:30 p.m. at Bailey Stadium.… Read more

ECCC releases 2015 ‘Cultural Arts’ schedule

East Central Community College kicks off the second season of its Cultural Arts Series Wednesday, Sept. 30, when Dr. Justin Sharp presents a piano recital at 1 p.m. in the Vickers Fine Arts Center on the Decatur campus.

Sharp joined … Read more

News of the Past – 09/09/15

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 10, 1915

[This edition was not available for review.]

75 Years Ago – September 6, Read more

Ty Fulton is new member of American Angus Assoc

Ty Fulton, Louisville, Mississippi, is a new junior member of the American Angus Association®, reports Richard Wilson, interim CEO of the national organization with headquarters in Saint Joseph, Mo.… Read more

East Central Women’s Soccer tops reigning Division Champion Hinds

The East Central Community College women’s soccer team moved to 4-0 on the season with a 2-1 win over Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges North Division foe Hinds Community College Friday, Sept. 4, in Raymond.

The East Central … Read more

Louisiana easy, fast recipes from Brock

Louisiana-my home away from home. So many memories exist down there. I grew up there when I wasn’t here in Mississippi. My mama’s sister and all my cousins and family lived there. So we know what spicy and filling Louisiana … Read more

EMCC falls just short of tying NJCAA winning streak record

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

WESSON — Minutes after East Mississippi Community College saw its 25-game winning streak get snapped at the hands of Copiah-Lincoln Community College Thursday night, EMCC head coach Buddy Stephens was already working on getting … Read more

Community Conversation about Mental Health with Nfusion 7

by Elmetra Patterson

Nfusion 7 has scheduled an event with the community to have conversations about mental health and to provide data and information to help participants converse about key issues of importance to their community. Nfusion 7 Community Conversation … Read more

Jail Docket – 09/09/15

September 2, 2015
Miller, Akeems, 07/18/1992, B/M, Attala County, ACSD, Hold for Attala County.

Cobbins, Marshawn, 03/24/1965, Attala County, ACSD, Hold for Attala County

Parker, Thomas, L-16 Gladney, Contempt of Court.… Read more

Reflections of the Universe at Rainwater observatory

Submitted by Edwin Faughn

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “REFLECTIONS OF THE UNIVERSE”. This presentation will be given on Friday, September 11, 2015, starting at 7 p.m. by … Read more