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Four EC Warriors Ink Scholarships Gridiron careers will continue for at least four members of the 2012 East Central Community College football squad who signed national letters of intent as the mid-year signing period began December 19.

Twins Steven and … Read more

Pilot Club shows Christmas spirit

Submitted

‘Tis the Season! The Pilots have been busy spreading their Christmas cheer as they visited the Noxapater Attendance Center and hosted a party for the developmentally delayed youngsters.

Then on December 13, in conjunction with the Anchor Club, a … Read more

LMSD discusses Move To Learn for schools

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

Students at some schools in the Louisville Municipal School District will be out of their seats dancing and moving under the direction of their teacher.

Superintendent Dr. William Wade and director of Curriculum … Read more

Bomb threat at Courthouse deemed hoax

The Winston County Circuit Clerk’s office at the courthouse like 29 others in Mississippi received a bomb threat Wednesday, December 12.

All offices at the courthouse were notified of the incident and the Sheriff’s Department did a check on all … Read more

Christian Friends tout giving for Christmas

From staff reports

The community group Christian Friends held their annual Christmas Food Box deliveries on Dec. 11, which provides meals for the needy families during the holiday season.

The event is held every year and has become a staple … Read more

Judgments handed out in court

From staff reports

The Winston County Circuit Court had many judgments handed down in October and November.

The cases covered manslaughter, molestation, DUIs, drug convictions and theft. The cases handled in the court were:

• Elihue Thompson pleaded guilty to … Read more

For 30 years Flower Ridge enlivens Nativity

From staff and press reports

For three decades, church members of Flower Ridge United Methodist Church and other volunteers have braved wind chills, rainy nights, the occasional snow, and much more to bring to the community a heartwarming Living Nativity.… Read more

Drug arrests nets marijuana, cash

From press and staff reports

The Winston County Sheriff’s Department, the Louisville Police Department and Mississippi Bureau of Narcotics netted marijuana, cash and a gun at a drug raid Tuesday, December 11.

The bust on Pineywood Drive resulted in three … Read more

WA Patriots to remain in District 2 in 2013

The Winston Academy Patriots will remain in Mississippi Association of Independent Schools Class AA District 2 in the upcoming 2013 season.

However, MAIS District 2 AA will see some changes.

The district will consist of Manchester Academy, Canton Academy, Tri- … Read more