Hudspeth Scholarship Recipient at ECCC



Clayborne Holdiness (left) is the 2013 recipient of the Hudspeth Scholarship presented at East Central Community College in Decatur. The Nanih Waiya High School product is shown with Lanette Hanna, ECCC academic counselor/recruiter, at the ECCC/AT&T Scholarship Appreciation Program … Read more

Visit Harper


Hodgson Bookout, Dade Bookout, Charles Clark, and Samantha Bookout of Louisville in the U.S. Capitol’s rotunda with Congressman Gregg Harper. Gregg Harper is currently serving his third term in the U.S. House of Representatives after having been first elected to … Read more

Taylor Scholarship Recipients at ECCC



Harley Dennis (second from left) of Neshoba Central High School and Hank Bell (fourth from left) of Nanih Waiya Attendance Center are the 2013 recipients of Taylor Advanced Welding Scholarships, and John Lipsey (third from left) of Nanih Waiya … Read more


Breakfast Menu:

August 2013:

Monday Aug. 5:

Sausage Patty

Cereal Variety

Strawberry Banana Yogurt

Fruit Juice, Milk

Tuesday Aug. 6:


Strawberry Banana Yogurt


Fruit Bowl, Milk

Wednesday Aug. 7:

Breakfast Sausage Pizza

Strawberry Banana Yogurt


Fruit Bowl, … Read more

ECCC Workforce Development offers classes in Louisville

ECCC Workforce Development offers ‘Electrical Theory’ Class

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 … Read more

Carr family reunion held

From press reports


The family of Robert Lafayette and Annie Mae Ingram Carr met on July 6 at Murphy Creek Baptist Church. There were seventy-three people present, two of which were Bobby McKay of Louisville and Ilene Gonzales of … Read more

Aldermen discuss E-911 and upcoming fundraiser

From staff reports


The Louisville Board of Aldermen in the second meeting of the month postponed until July 23 discussed E-99 contract with the county and a fundraiser for the Fire Association in Louisville.

The aldermen and Mayor reviewed … Read more

Young girl saved from drowning at family reunion

By: The Columbus Packet


A three-year old girl was rescued by some brave family members after nearly drowning in the pool of the Landmark Inn on Highway 45 in Columbus Sunday evening. Shanna Love, the mother of the child, … Read more


Mr. Jerry Agent

Funeral services for Mr. Jerry Agent were held at 2 PM Friday, July 26, 2013 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John Stephens officiating. Burial was in Old Pearl Valley Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral … Read more

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – August 1, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Lightning demolished the east chimney of the court house last Tuesday afternoon … Read more