Registration underway for July term at ECCC

East Central Community College in Decatur is offering several day and evening courses during its July Term and registration is currently underway. This four-week summer term begins July 1 and ends July 29. Courses are being offered on the Decatur…

This is National Fishing and Boating Week

By James L. Cummins Special to the Plaindealer National Fishing and Boating Week is began on Monday and runs through Sunday. This is the perfect time to celebrate Mississippi’s bountiful fisheries and other aquatic resources, as well as relax. Let’s…

Editorial Roundup – 06/10/15

Summer reading Summer is a wonderful break for students and their families, a time to unwind, sleep in, take a trip or two, but it can also turn into a brain-wasting period if parents aren’t careful. Teachers talk all the…

News of the Past – 06/10/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – June 11, 1915 LOUISVILLE: The ladies of the Methodist Church will give an ice cream supper…

LFD to sponsor Kids Fire Academy

On June 22-26 Louisville Fire Department will be starting back up with our annual Fire Academy for Kids camp. We will only have enough room for 35 kids from ages 6- 12. Registration forms can be picked up at City…

Obituaries – 06/10/15

Miss Bessie Willie Cole May 30, 2015 Funeral services for Miss Bessie Willie Cole, 106, were held at Morning Star Baptist Church in Jackson on June 5, 2015 at 12 noon. Burial at Mount Vernon in Noxapater. Miss Cole was…