Winston County Library planning for summer

From press reports

The Winston County Library staff will be encouraging reading throughout the summer with a number of programs for young children and teens.

Teen Program: Theme – “Own The Night”

Grades – Going in to Seventh through Twelfth … Read more

Nanih Waiya Chapter meets to mark graves of members

From press reports

Daughters of the Nanih Waiya Chapter, NSDAR met on Thursday, May 24 to mark the graves of four deceased daughters in remembrance of good friends, their contribution to others and their works. DAR marks those members’ graves … Read more

WLCTC holds annual awards banquet

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

The Winston-Louisville Career & Technology Center held their annual Awards Banquet this past Thursday, May 10 at Lake Tiak O’ Khata.

The yearly event is held to recognize the efforts of students of … Read more

Martin named Dean’s Scholar

Marlon Martin of Louisville was named a Hinds Community College Deans’ Scholar for the 2012 spring semester. Deans’ list Scholars are those students with a cumulative 3.5 to 3.9 grade point average.

As Mississippi’s largest community college, Hinds Community College … Read more

Four residents receive Farm Bureau scholarships

From staff anf pres reports

Four graduating Winston Countians recently received Farm Bureau Scholarships.

The Farm Bureau group, annually recognizes outstanding students for their academic effort, engagement in their communities and career interests.

“Congratulations to the following winners of the … Read more

Spring Semester Service Project a huge success

From press reports

During the 4th nine weeks of school, Mrs. Linda Rogers’ 2nd and 3rd grade Gifted students from Fair Elementary and her 5th grade Gifted students from Louisville Elementary participated in a fundraising event as their last service … Read more

ECCC Kids’ College scheduled for the summer

A Spa Kamp for ages 5-15 on June 26 and 27 kicks off the 2012 Kids’ College Program at East Central Community College in Decatur. Activities for ages 5-12 continue through the month of July with classes ranging from athletics … Read more

Area nursing homes recognize National Nursing Home Week

From staff and press reports

May 13 through May 19, nursing homes across Winston County and the nation “celebrated the journey” in honor of National Nursing Home Week 2012. Area facilities held activities to honor the lives — and milestones … Read more