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ECCC Choses Class Favorites

The favorites for freshman and sophomore classes of 2014-15 have been announced for East Central Community College in Decatur, following a recent student body election. Those elected include: … Read more

Pennies for Patients kickoff held in LMSD schools

Kerri Rogers, Hunter Rogers, Julie Capdeville, HOSA students Taylor Russell, and Laura Verry talk about the Pennies for Patients program.

From press and staff reports

On February 9, 2015 Louisville Career & Technology Center, Louisville High School, and Fair Elementary started the Pennies for Patients Campaign and joins 29,000 schools nationwide in the fight against blood cancer.

For the next … Read more

Gospel Music Trail bill passes in house, update on week’s activities in House

(L_R): Representative Joey Hood (R-Ackerman) and Speaker of the House Philip Gunn

House members devoted the first part of the week to addressing bills in committee in anticipation of Tuesday’s 8 p.m. deadline to move all general bills and constitutional amendments out of committee and onto the House Calendar. Bills not reported … Read more

Good News Club set to hold Valentine Fundraiser

Jeff Walton teaching the Bible lesson at Good News Club at Fair Elementary.

From press reports

This Friday, February 13th, First Baptist Church, Louisville, will be hosting a “Little Hearts Luncheon.” The proceeds from this luncheon will be used to buy materials and literature for all 7 of the Good News Clubs in … Read more

Noxapater, Nanih Waiya qualify athletes for North State meet

Nanih Waiya Powerlifting photo
Deon McClendon, Ethan Ferguson, Gentry Hodge, Daniel Triplet, Jamarlo Smith, and Garrett Miles.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater Tigers and Nanih Waiya Warriors showed their strength during the regional powerlifting meet at Velma Jackson last Thursday, qualifying a combed 13 athletes for the  MHSAA Class 1A State Meet that will … Read more

Pet of the week – 02-11-2015

Pet of week

Chuck is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control. He has been neutered, and he weighs around 25-30 lbs. Chuck is great around the other dogs at the shelter. Adoption fee is $20. Shelter hours are … Read more

Armstrong, Boatner to represent ECCC at Natchez Literary Festival

Jason Armstrong (left) and Jessie Boatner are East Central Community College’s representatives for the annual Natchez Literary Festival scheduled Feb. 26-28, 2015.    (EC Photo)

English instructor Jason Armstrong of Meridian and sophomore Jessie Boatner of Philadelphia will represent East Central Community College at the 25th annual Natchez Literary and Cinema Celebration.

The conference, which has been called by official evaluators “Mississippi’s most significant annual … Read more

Citizens Bank presents checks to area schools from School Stash Debit Card Program.

Bruce Lee presents Checks to Kyle Hammond representing Superintendent Ken McMullan, of the Louisville Municipal  School District.

PHILADELPHIA – Greg McKee, President and Chief Executive Officer at The Citizens Bank, today said the Philadelphia-based bank hosted a luncheon for area school superintendents on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 at which time checks were presented regarding the bank’s School … Read more

Julie Cunningham has announced her candidacy for re-election to the office of Chancery Clerk of Winston County

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From press reports

Cunningham was elected to the Office of Chancery Clerk in 2011.

During her tenure in office, Cunningham, along with Deputies Kim Crowell Higgason and Elizabeth “Lil Bit Pollard, have focused on increasing access to documents and records … Read more