Category: News

Editorial roundup – 08/19/15

This just doesn’t seem right By Charlie Dunagin Editor McComb Enterprise Journal You’d think the state auditor’s office would have more pressing business than harassing former Waveland police officers who lost their weapons in Hurricane Katrina and had them replaced…

ECCC Yearbook takes third place in state competition

Submitted East Central Community College in Decatur was one of 10 Mississippi Community and Junior Colleges participating in the 2014-15 Mississippi Community and Junior College Press Association Yearbook Competition. ECCC’s yearbook, Wo-He-Lo, finished third overall.

Explosive defense gives Wildcats boost in jamboree

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal With Louisville High School trailing Columbus 14-3 in the New Hope Jamboree at Mississippi State University on Saturday, the Wildcat defense decide to take control. LHS forced five turnovers leading to a pair…

Letters to the Editor – 08/19/15

Rambling with Mrs. Arlene Praise the Lord everyone.  I pray this will find everyone well and above all able to be up and moving around.  I have two weeks and then I will go back for x-rays to see how…

Calendar of Events – 08/19/15

Noxapater Farmer’s market every Saturday Town of Noxapater Farmer’s Market will host a Farmer’s market from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. each Saturday La Leche League to meet La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of…

MDES reaching out to area employers

From press reports Today, the Mississippi Department of Employment Security (MDES) announced a call of action to help local employers that have job openings in the Starkville, Columbus and Louisville areas of the state fill these positions. Special assistance will…

Holmes Community College Bulldogs prepare for season

The 2015 Holmes Community College Football Schedule has been released featuring five home games with one of the home games being played at Grenada High School in September. The season kicks off on Aug. 27 in Raymond at Hinds Community…

Lady Patriots still looking for offensive production

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal First-year Winston Academy fast-pitch softball coach Justin Childs knew his team was going to be young heading into the 2015 season. “They lost a lot of players off last year’s team,” Childs said. “We…

New wave of phone scams here

From press reports Mississippi (August 13, 2015) Consumers throughout the state have been reporting scammers calling looking for ways to steal your money or identity. Calls have covered everything from government agencies such as IRS, Social Security, and local sheriff’s departments…

MDOT provides matching funds for federal airport projects

Jackson, Miss. — The Mississippi Transportation Commission (MTC) recently authorized the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) to provide the matching funds for upcoming federal airport improvement projects. These funds will provide 50 percent of the local matching share to projects…