Category: News

Nanih Waiya student recognized by Plum Creek

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From press reports

Plum Creek has awarded a $1,000 scholarship to a Nanih Waiya high school student. Since 2007, Plum Creek has annually awarded scholarships to exemplary high school seniors who plan to continue their education after graduation. The scholarships … Read more

Awards

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These students were among those receiving Faculty Memorial awards during the annual East Central Community College Awards Day ceremonies held recently in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus. Students and their respective awards include … Read more

Juneteenth event a success

The group begins the ceremony with setting of the flags.

An African proverb says “People who lack the knowledge of their pasts are like a tree without roots.”
The Voter’s League of Winston County has definately taken this African proverb to heart by celebrating with the Juneteenth Festival.

The celebration … Read more

Black recognized

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The Louisville Board of Aldermen and Louisville Police Chief L.M. Claiborne recently recognized LPD officer Charlie Black on his retirement from the force.… Read more

Charity fun

Kiley Kirk was one of the politicians who took a dunk for charity.

The benefit for Brock Ward was a success Friday as hundreds of Winston Countians came out to support the 19 year old who was recently diagnosed with cancer. … Read more

Talbot Attends ECCC Registration

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Matthew Talbot (right) of Louisville was among area students who attended registration activities held June 6 at East Central Community College in Decatur. … Read more

Kelly wins 1st Congressional District Seat

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From staff reports

North Mississippi voters made their voices heard on June 2 as Republican Trent Kelly won a special-election runoff to fill the vacant 1st Congressional District seat left void by the passing of the late Alan Nunnelee.

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Ms Scholars successfully completes 10 years

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Submitted by Mary Snow

What actually is success? Is it growing from 4 students our first year to a high of 54 students? Is it the ability for our business community to directly impact our students? Is it our ability … Read more

Alumni awards

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These students were among those receiving Alumni Memorial awards during the annual East Central Community College Awards Day ceremonies held recently in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus. Students and their respective awards include… Read more

Coalition for a Healthy Winston County aiming to help all residents

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The Coalition, as health workers in the community, over the course of two months, has been attending trainings, meetings, and conferences.

These meetings and trainings were provided by two of our partners, The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) and Diabetes … Read more