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EMCC holds awards day at Scooba campus

SCOOBA– East Mississippi Community College recognized outstanding
students April 24 during its annual Scooba campus Awards Day program.
Award winners were chosen by instructors as exemplary students.
Scooba campus counselor Jenny Box, who coordinated the Scooba campus
Awards Day ceremony, … Read more

Public invited to welcome new industry in Winston County

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

On May 13, Winston Countians will have an opportunity to attend an
unveiling of a new industry to locate in Winston County.
The Mississippi Development Authority, Governor Phil Bryant’s office,
the Winston County … Read more

Airport Board, aldermen address landslide issue

From staff reports

The Louisville/Winston County Airport Board are working with the City
of Louisville officials to gain grant funds to make repairs at the
airport.
Representatives of the Louisville/Winston County Airport board
addressed concerns regarding a landslide at the … Read more

Hummingbird Gardens can be created with planning

By MIKE SKIPPER
Winston County Extension Coordinator

Words are hard to come by when describing the enjoyment that one
finds in watching hummingbirds throughout the summer months. I think
of the amazement and beauty of those tiny little creations every … Read more

Events Continued from page 2

AARP to host May 8 event
Winston County Area AARP Chapter No. 2859 will hold their May 8, 2013
meeting in City Hall at 2:00 pm. This is our last meeting before
vacation. Members are asked to please be present.… Read more

Others Continued from page 14

From press & staff reports

Residents of Winston County have seen many changes in recent years,
with most of those being of a positive nature. This growth is not
just shown economically or by the number of new building erected… Read more

Winners advance in Pitch Hit & Run Competition

From press and staff reports

The Winston County Youth Association held their local Pitch Hit & Run
competition on April 27. The event was open to all competitors ages
7-12, boys and girls.
Each competitor was judged on pitching for … Read more