ECCC visitors

Winston County Visitors to ECCC

Winston County Officials Visit East Central Community College

Winston County officials were special luncheon guests of the East Central Community College Board of Trustees during its June 2015 meeting on the Decatur campus. … Read more

Rotary Club busy in community

The Rotary Club of Louisville recently welcomed Adrian Marcus of Social In as their weekly speaker. Marcus explained the ins and outs of social media and how they can benefit everyone.

From staff reports

The Rotary Club of Louisville meets each week at Lake Tiak O’Khata at noon and enjoy a time of fellowship and learning.

Each week Louisville Rotarians host and enjoy outstanding programs that are informative and interesting. The … Read more

Awards FES


The Fair Elementary Special Education Class recently held an Achievement Celebration.  The teachers of this class are Miss Kay Dempsey, Mrs. Esther Coleman, and Mrs. Michele Freeman. … Read more

Ndiaye heads Outreach Center in Kosciusko


The Imani Community Outreach Center, 207 Poplar Street in Kosciusko, is a non-profit and minority owned business headed by Allie Ndiaye.

The business provides varied services including home health care, medication administration, homemaking, respite care and mental health services.… Read more

Letters to the Editor – 06/17/15

Photos provided by E.L. Miles

Concerned over Road Maintenance

This photo was taken last Saturday at the Farmers Market behind the old firehouse in Noxapater. Mayor Sammy Carter said Mr. Duran had promised to fix the holes in the parking lot. Well he put sand … Read more

Local among Outstanding students

Photo: left to right,
Gary Beeland, MCEF, Central Mississippi Director, Stephen Murphy, instructor, Pearl/Rankin CTC; Trey Culpepper, instructor, Kosciusko-Attala CTC; Caleb Self, welding, Kosciusko-Attala Career and Tech Center; Cody Courtney, building trades, Pearl/Rankin Career and Tech Center; Ryan Love, carpentry, Leake County Career Technical Center, Brady Burchfield, welding, Winston-Louisville Career and Tech Center; Shane McDaniel, instructor, Winston-Louisville Career and Tech Center; Hayden Craft, metal fabrication, Simpson County Technical Center; Kirk Sullivan, instructor, Simpson County Technical Center. Not pictured: Andrew (Drew) Pankratz, Construction Trades (carpentry) Smith County Career Center.

Outstanding Voc-Tech Students Honored

Mississippi Construction Education Foundation (MCEF) and the Mississippi Department of Education (MDE) recently honored the 23 outstanding students enrolled in the “School to Work” construction and manufacturing courses in the 18 high schools in Mississippi. These … Read more