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Jail Docket

Alonzo Cooper, BM, 09/02/1984; No Driver License, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct- failure to comply with police officer on 02/25/2017, Officer Joel Triplett, Winston County Sheriff Dept. Terry J. Carter, WM, 05/25/1963; Family disturbance, resisting arrest, and disorderly conduct on…

Fulcher earns Student of the Month honors from MCEF

From press reports Drew Fulcher, a welding student at Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center, is being honored by the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation as student of the month for the state’s north central region. Boasting strong academic and attendance records,…

MDCPS Commissioner is OMWC luncheon speaker

Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services Commissioner David A. Chandler presented members of the Official Mississippi Women’s Club with an update of the child welfare agency’s progress and challenges faced during its initial year of operation. The Official Mississippi Women’s…

Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table event set

Ms. Paulette French will speak at the Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table, Tuesday, Mar. 14, 7 p.m., 106 Miley Road (at the corner of C. C. Clark Dr. and Miley Road,) Starkville.  Ms. French is the author of “The…

Rep. Hood gives update as bills die

The deadline for House committees to pass Senate bills occurred Tuesday. Any Senate bills that did not make it out of these committees died. Throughout the rest of the week, the House met to discuss Senate bills as a whole.…

Local students attend Annual Youth Leadership Summit From staff reports

The Mississippi Municipal League (MML) presented the 10th Annual Youth Leadership Summit March 3 and 4, 2017, at Delta State University in Cleveland, Mississippi. With this year’s Summit being the culmination of a decade’s worth of growth and success within…

14 qualify for Louisville municipal elections

From staff reports With the qualifying deadline for the Louisville municipal offices passed, there a number of new candidates on the ballot. Friday was the deadline for municipal candidates to file qualifying papers. In the Louisville races two positions are…

Red Hills Seniors meet for February

Submitted The Red Hills Senior Enrichment Organization met February 14 for their monthly meeting at the Winston County Extension Office. Dot McCorkle, 2017 President, welcomed everyone and asked for the report from the yearly board meeting. The organization board minutes…

ECCC Softball sweeps Marion Military for second time this season

Behind the strong pitching of two freshmen, the No. 12 East Central Community College Lady Warriors swept a doubleheader from Marion Military Institute 7-0 and 4-1 in softball action Thursday, Feb. 23, in Marion, Ala. With the wins, East Central…