Area student attends Leadership Program

Kenny Wright recently attended the Mississippi HOBY Site of the Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Seminar. Kenny joined more than 200 other young leaders representing as many high schools from throughout Mississippi.

Representing Winston Academy High School, Kenny is the … Read more

Economy encourages some to find ways to save

From press and staff reports

With many Mississippians struggling to find the money to keep both the car and the family budget running smoothly, ways to save a few dollars can come in handy.

As many struggle to keep their … Read more

ECCC offers apprenticeship program at Training Center

Instruction in the Core and Level 1 Industrial Maintenance Apprenticeship Program, a program designed to provide training for an entry level multi-craft maintenance technician, is being offered at East Central Community College’s Integrated Technologies Training Center in Choctaw.

Registration will … Read more

Hunter Acy Winona High School Max Bartlett Starkville High School Landon Boyd New Hope High School Dakota Brasher Ackerman High School Brady Chambley Winona Christian School Jimmy Cockrell Columbus High School Ryder Daris Kosciusko High School Parker Dunaway Heritage Academy Colby Eaves Nanih Waiya High School Dalton Hudspeth Louisville High School Ryan McKinley Ethel High School Chase McNair Neshoba Central Hunter Mullis Columbus High School Will Myers Leake Academy Dylan Nicholson Louisville High School Ryan Rigby Kosciusko High School Luke Rosamond Nanih Waiya High School Hunter Bolin Starkville Academy

Nineteen Mississippi High School Baseball players were named to the State Games of Mississippi All-star Baseball team following tryouts at East Central Community College on June 6.

The team, coached by Chris Ball from Heritage Academy, Cole Surrell from Winona … Read more

Calendar of Events

Flag Ceremony June 14, 5 p.m. There will be a flag ceremony at Legion State Park at 5 p.m. at the Lodge. Anyone interested in helping preserve the park for future generations is invited.

Invitation to Refuge Birthday Social June … Read more

Harper recognized

From press reports

On Saturday June 2, Ms. Dorothy Jean Harper representing Mt. Moriah M.B. Church pastored by Dr. Benjamin M. Pittman was named first runner up in the Mt. Olive District Congress of Christian Education Queen of Roses Pageant … Read more

Winston Countian travels abroad

From press reports

Austin Harrison gained several unique experiences through a University of Mississippi program.

Harrison through a University of Mississippi Study Abroad trip visited South Africa and learned about some unique cultural and social parts of the country Harrison … Read more

MDWFP conducts annual alligator surveys

Biologists and Conservation Officers from the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) are conducting annual alligator surveys throughout the state to monitor alligator populations. These surveys are conducted at night along established routes, some as long as 34 … Read more

Coaching changes announced at ECCC

Several coaching changes were approved at East Central Community College in Decatur following the June 12 meeting of the College’s Board of Trustees, announced ECCC President Dr. Phil A. Sutphin.

Scott Hill, who has served as fast-pitch softball head coach … Read more