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Local WoodmenLife Chapter 102 donates American flag to Fair Elementary.

Editorial Roundup – 08/05/15

EPA plan unites political foes By Charlie Dunagin Editor McComb Enterprise Journal It’s not very often you see the  only Democrat in Mississippi’s congressional delegation aligned with the congressional Republicans and Gov. Phil Bryant in condemning a directive from the…

Campaign Finance fate filer list released

Pursuant to Miss. Ann Code § 23-15-817, the Office of the Secretary of State is required to publish a list of all candidates for the Legislature who failed to timely file a campaign disclosure report by the dates specified. Below…

ECCC Wall O’ Sound to hold performance

The East Central Community College Wall O’ Sound Marching Band will hold an exhibition performance at 4 p.m. Friday, August 7, on the Decatur campus, announced Ed Girling, interim director of bands. “We appreciate everyone’s support of the Wall O’…

ECCC to give COMPASS and residual ACT Tests Aug. 11-14

To assist students who plan to attend East Central Community College for the fall 2015 semester, the college will be giving both the COMPASS and the Residual ACT tests prior to final registration, which is set for Friday, Aug. 14,…

2015 prep football practice officially gets underway

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal All four high school football teams in Winston County have begun their preseason practice for the 2015 season, with all four head coaches seeming upbeat about what they have seen so far. Two of…

Jail Docket – 07/29/15

July 29, 2015 Pierce, Bradley, 02/15/1986, W/M, W15 Higgason, WSO, Conspiracy to Introduce Contraband to a Facility. Ford, Faith, 09/07/1973, W/F, W15 Higgason, WSO, Conspiracy to Introduce Contraband to a Facility. Ford, Allison, 03/03/1992, W/F, W15 Higgason, WSO, Conspiracy to…

Make budget, list for school shopping

Written By Susan Collins-Smith, MSU Ag Communications Back-to-school supplies can often include expensive items that can blow the family budget, but a little preparation can help keep the cost down. Susan Cosgrove, financial management agent with the Mississippi State University…

News of the Past – 08/05/15

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 6, 1915 LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Slider returned home from Hot Springs this…

Howland era at MSU begins on Nov. 13

From School reports STARKVILLE – Year one of the Ben Howland era at Mississippi State officially gets underway on Nov. 13 when Eastern Washington visits Humphrey Coliseum for the 2015-16 season opener. The Bulldogs’ non-conference slate features 12 games, including…