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Newly certified

Standing left to right Officer Derrick Ball ,and Officer Brandon Gladney. Both graduated on Thursday April 9,2015, at 10:00 am from the Basic Police class at the Mississippi Law Enforcement Training Academy in Pearl, MS. This was a 12 week course of over 480 hours of intense training in everything from driving to constitutional law. The Louisville Police Department's future looks a little brighter with the addition of these two young officers.

Standing left to right Officer Derrick Ball ,and Officer Brandon Gladney. Both graduated on Thursday April 9, 2015, at 10:00 am from the Basic Police class at the Mississippi Law Enforcement Training Academy in Pearl, MS.… Read more

Winston Guards hold monthly meeting

Christy Creel, left, member of the Winston Guards 2643 UDC chapter played the spoons as she accompanied Pat Arinder, right, as he played his five string banjo  and sang period songs at the March chapter meeting.      Mr. Arinder is from Amory, MS

The Winston Guards 2643 UDC held their regular meeting at Lake Tiak O’Khata on Monday March 2.

Following the meal, they were entertained by Mr. Pat Arinder of Amory, Mississippi.

Pat was dressed in the period clothing of the 1860’s … Read more

Eye glass help

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Connie Estes, Registrar of the Winston Guards #2643 United … Read more

Traipsin’ Round Town

Cunningham visiting the French Quarter

Lynne Cunningham provides a weekly view from the community.

Christmas on the Quarter
Spending the Christmas holiday in New Orleans can be a special treat due to reduced crowds, less sultry weather and heavenly music at St. Louis Cathedral at … Read more

New Philly Firefighters

(Pictured left to right: Chance Smart and Gregory T. McBeath)

Firefighters Gregory T. McBeath and Chance Smart of the Philadelphia Fire Department graduated April 9, 2015 from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1001 Firefighter I-II course held at the Mississippi State Fire Academy in Jackson, MS.This intense seven week … Read more

Added to PTK

Winston County Stude#95FEFC

The above East Central Community College students from Winston County were recently inducted into Theta Xi chapter of Phi Theta Kappa, the international honor society of two-year colleges. Mississippi’s Third Congressional District Rep. Greg Harper served as guest speaker for … Read more

Watkins retiring after 42 years with the “Big Red” Team

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From press reports

Dean Watkins, Manager of Human Resources of Taylor Machine Works, recently retired after 42 years of service with the company.

She began in this position as Manager of HR in 1990, after serving as Personal Administrative Assistant … Read more