ECCC to offer CNA class in Louisville

From press reports


“Certified Nurse Aide” instruction is being offered at East Central Community College’s Career Advancement Center located at 921 South Church Street in Louisville.  Registration will be held from January 6 to January 16, 2014; Monday through … Read more


Mrs. Pauline Kennedy Miller

Monday December 23, 2013

Funeral services for Mrs. Pauline Kennedy Miller, 77, were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday December 28, 2013 at New Zion M. B. Church. Rev, W. L. Hightower officiating. Burial followed in the … Read more

Mississippi gets record low temps

From staff and press reports


There were record low temperatures in many parts of Mississippi on Tuesday morning, but no major weather-related problems were reported.

Joanne Culin, a meteorologist with the Jackson office of the National Weather Service, which … Read more

Louisville takes pair from Nanih Waiya on hardwood

By Austin Bishop

Winston County Journal


The Louisville Lady Wildcats, ranked No. 2 in MHSAA Class 3A according to the Jackson Clarion-Ledger, moved their record to 9-3 on the season with a 66-26 win over county foe Nanih Waiya … Read more

ECCC announces Fall Semester Honor Roll

Students named to the 2013 fall semester honor roll, which includes

those selected to the President’s List, Dean’s List and Honorable

Mention List, have been announced at East Central Community College in

Decatur, according to Deanna Rush, Director of Admissions … Read more

ECCC Spring Class registration concludes Jan. 10

From press reports


Registration for the 2014 spring semester continues at East Central Community College in Decatur.

The deadline to enroll in day or evening classes is Friday, Jan. 10, 2014.

Enrollment for the current spring term is expected … Read more

MSU quarterback gives jersey to local youth

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


To Tyler Russell it seemed to really matter, and that’s what struck a chord with Suzanne Quinn Gregory.

Earlier this fall Gregory saw Russell, a senior quarterback for Mississippi State University, while … Read more

Relay for Life first meeting upcoming

From press reports


Relay for Life will soon be here.

Scheduled for May 2, 2014, the Louisville High School football field will be packed with individuals, churches, schools, businesses and healthcare providers who realize that cancer has affected our … Read more

Seeking volunteers for hospice help

Do you have volunteering as a New Year’s resolution?  We have the opportunity for you.

Gentiva Hospice is looking for dynamic volunteers to join our team. Areas of interest may include home visits, phone calls, letter or card writing, and … Read more

Lady Patriots, now 18-7, embrace district play

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Just consider Robin Chastain old school.

While the Winston Academy head girls basketball coach is certainly pleased that her team is playing well enough to be recognized as one of the best … Read more