Category: News

Boobam on the dam: At the Noxubee Refuge

By Tom Gregory

Some years ago as the wife and I were on the way to be spooks in a “haunted house” the subject of the bamboo at the old house came up in the conservation. Try as she could, … Read more

News of the Past – 05/20/15

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

100 Years Ago – May 19, 1915
This edition was not available for review.

75 Years Ago – May Read more

UM inducts three into School of Education Hall of Fame

Kukendall, Reynolds and Smith honored for leadership, service in public education

By Andrew Mark Abernathy

OXFORD, Miss. – Three University of Mississippi alumni were admitted into the inaugural class of the UM School of Education’s Hall of Fame.

The inductees … Read more

It’s Elementary – 05/20/15

Jennie Caperton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

We’ve arrived at the last week of school! It’s a fun filled week for the students at Fair Elementary. On Monday, the students who … Read more

Louisville Fortnightly Club holds monthly meeting

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The Louisville Fortnightly Club met for the year ending meeting May 7 in the Lake Tiak-O’Khata room. Mrs. J. E. Calloway and Mrs. T.L. Kirkpatrick, hostesses, greeted members and guests and assisted in seating everyone. Cheerful potted zinnias centered … Read more

Obituaries – 05/20/15

Willie Roger Grant
Funeral services for Mr. Willie Roger Grant, 78, were held at 11 a.m., May 13 at Pilgrim Rest MB Church in Louisville. Rev. James Cutts officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Mr. Grant was a laborer … Read more

LMSD receives ovens through grant

From press reports
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Louisville Municipal School District is the proud recipient of four new Alto Sham Combination Oven Steamers. Two ovens were installed at Eiland Middle School Cafeteria and two more ovens at Nanih Waiya Cafeteria.… Read more

EMCC falls in Region 23 Baseball Tournament

From school reports

EUNICE, La. – A possible late-game comeback attempt was thwarted by an old division nemesis, as 17th-ranked East Mississippi Community College’s baseball season came to an end with a rain-delayed, 11-inning 4-3 setback to No. 18 Northwest … Read more

Clark announces candidacy for Winston County Coroner

From staff reports

For those of you who don’t know me, my name is David. I am the son of George Clark an Jean Garner and the grandson of Bro. Blue Clark and Mr. Howard Garner (formerly of the old … Read more

ECCC announces summer registration sessions

New and transfer students planning to attend 2015 fall classes at East Central Community College are encouraged to attend one of three remaining registration sessions scheduled this summer on the Decatur campus.

The three sessions will be held Saturday, June … Read more