South Men, North Women claim JUCO All-Star Basketball Contests

The South men and North women captured the annual Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College (MACJC) All-Star Basketball contests held Friday, April 11 at East Central Community College’s Brackeen-Wood Physical Education Building on the Decatur campus.

Twymond Howard of … Read more

Obituary – Loretta Lynn Blansett

Ms. Loretta Lynn Blansett, 49, passed awayon Sunday, April 13, 2014, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Visitation was at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville on Tuesday, April 15, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. … Read more

Obituary – Eddie M. Smith

Eddie M. Smith (April14,2014)

Services for Dr. Eddie M. Smith will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at Clarke Venable Baptist Church with burial in the Decatur City Cemetery. Rev. Mark Vincent will officiate.

Dr. Smith, 71, of Decatur, died … Read more

Memories of our county – Spending the Night

Nannie Maude Reynolds
shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

When we went anywhere, we always wanted to ‘spend the night’. We begged Mama and Daddy every time we went anywhere to let us spend the night with our … Read more

ECCC to Offer ‘Football 101 for Women’ May 3

Area ladies interested in learning more about the game of football should attend

East Central Community College’s “Football 101: Skills Clinic for Women” Saturday, May 3, 2014, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Activities will take place at Brackeen-Wood Gymnasium … Read more

Obituary – Mary Pauline Worrell

Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Pauline Worrell, 95, were held at 1 p.m., Sunday, April 13 at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Rev. Danny Irvin officiated. Burial followed… Read more