CAPPS to host Summer Jam program

CAPPS ( Changing Performance and Promoting Success) is holding its third annual “Summer Jam” June 4-29, 8 A.M. – noon each day. This program is being held at three sites in the County, Eiland Middle School, Nanih Waiya and Noxapater, … Read more

Lady Warriors finish season South State runner-ups

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya Lady Warriors competed for the South State Championship against Natchez Cathedral this past week. The first game of their series took place on May 10 in Nanih Waiya. Neither team … Read more

Ebonette Pageant winners recognized

From press reports

For more than thirty years, The Ebonette Club has sponsored the Miss Ebonette Scholarship Pageant. This year, fifteen seniors from Winston County participated in the local pageant. This event was held on Saturday, April 7, 2012 at … Read more


Mrs. Vera Lois Henderson May 11, 2012 Funeral services for Mrs. Vera Lois Henderson, 81, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 2 p.m. Burial at Mt. Nebo Cemetery near Ackerman. Mrs. Henderson … Read more

ECCC culinary course offers various career options

Love to cook? Is baking a favorite past time? Ever wonder how a restaurant makes that special sauce? Perhaps your future includes a career in culinary arts! East Central Community College in Decatur began offering a degree in Culinary Arts … Read more

Locals chosen for several ECCC groups

ECCC Ac’cents Selected for 2012-13 Members of the East Central Community College show choir, The Ac’cents, were recently announced for the 2012-13 term. Director Vicki Blaylock said, “There were more than 40 candidates who auditioned for a spot in the … Read more