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Southern Miss awards degrees at Fall 2014 Commencements

The University of Southern Mississippi held fall commencement exercises during ceremonies on its Hattiesburg campus Friday, Dec. 12.

Southern Miss President Rodney Bennett conferred undergraduate, graduate and specialists’ degrees at the two ceremonies, held at Reed Green Coliseum. Dr. Andrew … Read more

Warriors, Tigers named to all Region 3-1A team

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

A pair of Nanih Waiya Warriors highlight the Region 3-1A All-Region team that was released at the conclusion of the 2014 football season.

Senior NW running back Jamarlo Smith was named Region Player of … Read more

ECCC to offer health care industry type classes

CNA Classes Offered in Louisville

Registration continues through January 16, 2015 for a Certified Nurse Aide (CNA) course offered by the East Central Community College Workforce Development Center. Classes begin Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at the Louisville Career Advancement Center.… Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/17/14

WEDNESDAY, DEC. 17
Men’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Arkansas State at Mississippi State
Women’s College Basketball
11 a.m. — Mississippi State at … Read more

Calendar of Events – 12/17/14

Mt. Calvary Church dinner Dec. 21
Mt.Calvary Church will be having Christmas dinner December 21,2014 at 11am. Dr. Michael Taylor Pastor
Winston County Library to host movies

The Winston County Library will be hosting movies for children of all ages. … Read more

Cassia provides blooms as temperatures drop

By Gary R. Bachman
MSU Horticulturist
Coastal Research & Extension

Some folks think winter can be boring in the garden and landscape. But just when temperatures start to drop, one of my favorite flowering plants decides to suddenly strut its … Read more

ECCC announces 2015 Spring Evening Class Schedule

Students who want to continue their education during evening hours will have several classes from which to choose as provided by East Central Community College in Decatur.

The College recently announced its evening class schedule for the 2015 spring semester, … Read more

It’s an ideal time for cool-season vegetables

By David Nagel and Lelia Kelly
Extension Horticulture Specialists

The frosty nights and days in the 60s are ideal for many cool-season vegetables.

Christmas broccoli and cauliflower should be starting to head now. Keeping the developing heads dry to prevent … Read more

Editorials from Around the State – 12/17/14

Nathan Jessep could relate

By Tim Kalich
Greenwood Commonwealth

It has to be one of the greatest movie courtroom scenes ever.

In the 1992 film “A Few Good Men,” Marine Col. Nathan Jessep, a smug commanding officer played by Jack … Read more