Skills winners

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ECCC students placed in five areas of competition during the 52nd annual SkillsUSA Leadership Conference held recently in Louisville, Ky. Pictured are (from left) Alan Graham of Forest, seventh, industrial motor controls; Jason Forrest of Decatur, 14th, technical drafting; Ryan

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Mr. Billy Gene Wells
July 17, 2016

Funeral services for Mr. Billy Gene Wells, 50, were held on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at Beck Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Burial at Ebenezer.

Mr. Wells was born on March 17, 1966, … Read more

Editorial round up

Will optimism prevail in election?

It is typical in most presidential elections that the party in power paints a positive view of the state of the country, while the challenger is negative.

One notable exception to this rule was the … Read more

More about the newspaper

As I said I will be writing weekly columns about the newspapers that serve you for the next few weeks. My first column about letters to the editor hopefully clarified any questions readers have had. Also, I used Charlie Mitchell’s … Read more

Letters to the editor

In defense of Food Stamps

Politics is often a dirty business.

The 2016 campaign has shown us just how “unkind” candidates can be when they’re trying to gain an advantage.

When President Obama was running for his second term in … Read more

More Letters to editor

Praise the Lord everyone we need to look for a reason to say I praise you Lord in every situation we have and just say ‘thank you JESUS for your blessings on me. I’ve learned to pray when things … Read more

Rotary Club discuss managed healthcare

From staff reports

The Rotary Club of Louisville discussed healthcare in the county with a special guest during its weekly meeting held at Lake Tiak O’Khata July 27.

Winston Medical Center CEO and Rotarian Paul Black introduced the speaker for … Read more

LMSD hosts annual new Teacher Orientation

From staff reports

In an effort to familiarize new teachers to its district, The Louisville Municipal School District held its New Teacher Orientation Program this past Wednesday, July 27 at the Central Office.

The district has hosted the orientation in … Read more