NW DAR prepares for Constitution week

From staff and press reports


Sept. 17, will mark the beginning of the national celebration of Constitution Week. The  weeklong commemoration of America’s most important document is one of America’s least known official observances.

The Nanih Waiya Daughters of … Read more

Beautification Day at Dean Park set

Friends of Dean Park, Inc. announces its Fall Beautification Day at Dean Park on Saturday, September 14, 2013, 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

This is an opportunity for students and master gardeners to get community services hours. Any amount of … Read more

Check it out at the library

The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:

Debbie Macomber – Rose Harbor In Bloom

W.E.B. Griffin – The Last Witness

Reshonda Tate Billingsly – A Family Affair

Stephanie Evanovich – Big Girl Panties

J. R. … Read more

Military notes – Army Pfc. Robert K. Miller

Army Pfc. Robert K. Miller has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.

During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice … Read more

ECCC offers A+ Essentials Certification

From press reports


The ECCC Workforce Development Center is offering CompTIA A+ Essentials/IT Technician Certification. This certification validates the latest skills needed by today’s computer support professionals and confirms a technician’s ability to perform tasks such as installation, configuration, … Read more

ECCC Workforce Development offers ‘Electrical Theory’ Class

From press reports


An “Electrical Theory Class,” consisting of the Principles of AC and DC electricity used for power and controls in industrial, commercial, agricultural and residential applications is being offered at ECCC’s Integrated Technologies Training Center (ITTC) located … Read more

Job Openings at LMSD

Job Openings


The College of Education is seeking experienced individuals to work in the Louisville Municipal School District (LMSD) with the Dillard’s Reading, Enrichment, Arts, Mathematics, and Science (DREAMS) Project.


Project Overview

DREAMS staff will provide academic tutoring … Read more

Warriors control the ball in 41-6 win over Clarkdale

Nanih Waiya defense linesup in the game against Union last week

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


What veteran Nanih Waiya head football coach Tate Hanna liked best about his team’s 41-6 win over Clarkdale on Friday night was what he didn’t see.

“We had zero turnovers,” Hanna said. … Read more

Reflections of Noxapater Seven during event

Members of “The Noxpater Seven” pose for a photo during their event, “Reflections of the Noxapater Seven”, which was held on Aug. 31 at Mt. Pleasant #2 MB Church in Noxapater. The event reflects on the events of 1965, in which seven little children of the Hathorn Community integrated Noxapater Elementary School. Pictured here are (back, l to r) Frederick Young, William Thomas Spiva, Alfred Henson,  & (front, sitting) Phylis Ann Young-Triplett.

From press and staff reports


With our society dealing with the ongoing issues of racial inequality and injustice, many of us are not old enough to remember a number of pioneers from a past time that are responsible for … Read more