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ECCC announcements for upcoming school year

ECCC Tuition Increase

East Central Community College in Decatur is among the state’s community colleges to announce a tuition increase for the 2013-14 academic year.

East Central is one of 11 community colleges to increase tuition and other fees, according … Read more

ECCC Cheerleaders announced for 2013-14

Cheerleading squads were recently selected for 2013-14 at East Central Community College in Decatur.

Leading cheers for the Warrior football team will be Madison Stringer, Jordan Landry, Heather Johnson, Hailey West, David Williams and Mackenzie Rowzee, all products of Newton … Read more

EMCC Cosmetology program graduates sixteen

From press reports

 

MAYHEW – Kim King has known this day was coming since she was 5 years old.

King, of Louisville, was one of 16 students to graduate from East Mississippi Community College’s Cosmetology program Monday evening during … Read more

ECCC offers truck driving and OSHA classes

Earn your CDL by letting us bring the training to you at our Decatur, Louisville, and Philadelphia locations.  To be eligible, you must be at least eighteen years old for an Intrastate License; twenty-one years old for an Interstate License; … Read more

McMullan named new Superintendent

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By Joseph McCain

The Winston County Journal

 

An experienced educator took the helm of the Louisville Municipal School District June 27 as Ken McMullan was selected as the district’s superintendent.

With a 5 to 0 vote the LMSD trustees … Read more

Louisville Officials take oath of office

All the newly sworn in Louisville elected officials Alderwoman Judy McLeod, Alderwoman Gwenita Mays, Alderman Eugene Crosby, Mayor Will Hill, Adlerman Richard Caperton, Alderwoman Frances Ball, and City Clerk Babs Fulton.

By Joseph McCain

The Winston County Journal

 

Louisville Municipal officials were officially sworn in Monday, July 1.

Monday was the day to celebrate the second inauguration of Louisville Mayor Will Hill and the start of successive terms for all … Read more

Celebrating 50 years of marriage

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On June 30, 1963, Robert Hailey and Peggy Triplett were united in Holy Matrimony before God and a host of family and friends at Bethel Baptist Church at 3:00 PM.

“Fifty years have gone by, and we are still happily … Read more

The 5th Saturday summer service

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The 5th Saturday summer service was conducted at the Winston/Choctaw Correctional Facility on June 29, 2013. 28 inmates attended the service. Reverend Tim Smith, Pastor of Enon Baptist Church brought the message of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. An invitation … Read more

Child dies accidently

From press and staff reports

 

The Winston County Sheriff’s Department and EMS personnel were called to a home near Crystal Ridge on Saturday, June 29.

A 2-year old child who was unreponsive to medical treatment was transported from the … Read more