News

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

Unemployment rates on steady decline in county

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

With the unemployment rates decreasing in over two-thirds of the states in the U.S., the country in most areas is benefiting from an increase in hiring. Winston County is one of these areas.… Read more

Sales tax has positive effect on Winston economy

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

With all the news about the economy, it is rare to hear good news about it. Fortunately for the towns in Winston County, they have good news to report.

The Mississippi Department of … Read more

Celebrate Flag Day

submitted by Gwynn Hall Pilot Club of Louisville

June 14 is Flag Day. It is a day for all Americans to celebrate and show respect for our American flag. Our flag is representative of our independence and our unity as … Read more

Pilot Club busy in April and May

Submitted by, Tara Woodward

The Pilot Club of Louisville held their May meeting at the home of Mrs. Darlene Bane.

Beverly Wilkes, Pilot International President gave a presentation and talked about her recent trips to Japan and Singapore. President- Elect … Read more

Mississippi Granite Works cuts ribbon

From staff and press reports

Mississippi Granite Works welcomed visitors to its production facility recently.

Russ Nowell and partner Darrell Duty hosted a ribbon cutting on the facility and outlined the plans for making Mississippi Granite Works a successful Winston … Read more