Category: News

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 06/10/15

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Reaching new heights

Winston Plywood facility: A sign of rebuilding and recovery By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal Anyone driving down Church Street in Louisville should spot the new construction ongoing at the Winston Plywood and Veneer Facility. The new building towers…

Special awards

ECCC ‘Special’ Award Recipients These students were the recipients of “special” awards during the annual East Central Community College Awards Day ceremonies held recently in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus. Students and their respective awards include

PSC Presley holds town hall meeting in Noxapater

From staff reports A number of concerned residents and county officials attended Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley’s town hall meeting in Noxapater on June 4 in the Noxapater Park building. The event gave Presley the opportunity to talk…

Nanih Waiya Community Park groundbreaking set for June 11

From press reports The Nanih Waiya Community Park Project will host a ground breaking ceremony June 11 at 4:30 p.m. at the park. The community park is a 15-acre property being developed by Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park.

Helping others

Loading up approximately 75 pair of old shoes to take to Salvation Army.  

ECCC graduates record class

Initiatives implemented as part of East Central Community College’s 2020 Vision strategic planning process have resulted in the largest graduating class in the two-year college’s history and dramatic one-year increases in the percentage of students receiving pre-baccalaureate degrees and those…

Awards

Receive ECCC Faculty Memorial Awards These students were among those receiving Faculty Memorial awards during the annual East Central Community College Awards Day ceremonies held recently in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus. Students and their respective awards include

DREAMS grant kicks off Summer Enrichment Program

Submitted by Paige Watson In its second year, the summer enrichment program named for a late Mississippi State University (MSU) alumna is creating a major impact in Winston County. In 2013, the Mississippi Department of Education awarded a nearly $2…