Sip, shop event set

From press reports

Downtown merchants will host the second annual Sip and Shop on July 19.

Downtown merchants will remain open from 5 p.m. until 7:19 p.m. on July 19 and will be offering 19 percent off of merchandise during … Read more

Examing the liquor ordinance in Winston County

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

Last year, residents of Winston County were presented with a petition that called for a vote to legalize liquor and wine on the November ballot.

With the liquor referendum on the ballot, residents’ … Read more

Adam Thomas graduates Space Camp

From press reports

Adam Thomas graduated from the U.S. Space Camp on Friday, June 15th. Space Camp was founded in 1982 as an education program to promote the study of math, science and technology. It combines classroom instruction with hands-on … Read more

Lions Club to host charitable annual golf tournament

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Lions Clubs is preparing to host their annual Two Man/ Woman Scramble Golf Tournament on July 21 at the Louisville Country Club.

This local event is becoming a namesake in the … Read more


Sarah Mozelle Singleton Wednesday, July 4, 2012 Funeral services for Sarah Mozelle Singleton, 99, were held at noon on Friday, July 6, 2012 at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman. Rev. Curtis Guess and Rev. Shane Singleton officiated. Burial followed at … Read more

ECCC well represented on MACJC Academic All-State Team

Numerous former student-athletes at East Central Community College in Decatur received Mississippi Association of Community and Junior College (MACJC) Academic All-State recognition for 2011-12.

“We are very proud of our student-athletes and coaches for achieving academic success,” said ECCC President … Read more