Obituary – Melvin Johnson

Funeral services for Melvin Johnson, 63, were held at 11 a.m., April 19 at Union Chapel M.B. Church in Louisville.  Rev. Billy Clay officiated.  Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Melvin was a … Read more

ECCC to host free MLB Pitch, Hit and Run Competition

From staff reports

East Central Community College will host a free Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit and Run competition on the Decatur campus. Activities begin at 2 p.m. on April 27 at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex.
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Bender set for induction into JUCO Sports Hall of Fame

From school reports

Evelyn “Snoopy” Bender of Newton will be enshrined into the Mississippi Community College Sports Hall of Fame on Tuesday, April 29, at the Muse Center on the Rankin County campus of Hinds Community College in Pearl.
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Lady Warriors set to host Lady Cougars on Friday

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors will be playing host to MHSAA Class 4A fast-pitch softball power Newton County on Friday for a 5:30 p.m. doubleheader. NW was set to host West Lowndes on … Read more