Cotton Gin Festival, car show, and concert planned

From staff reports

This year’s annual Cotton Gin Festival will feature the Cotton Gin Car Show on September 29 in the Noxapater area on Highway 15 between Louisville and Philadelphia.

The Noxapater Community Alliance welcomes everyone to attend a day … Read more

McDonald paying it forward

From press reports

A love for fishing lead one resident to reach out and help his community.

Major Jewel McDonald was born in Louisville, Mississippi on November 1, 1915 one of thirteen children of Henry and Georgiana McDonald.

McDonald stayed … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. S. V. Lee Funeral services for Mr. S. V. Lee, 64, were held Saturday September 1, 2012 at 11:00 A.M. at First Baptist M. B. Church in Kosciusko, MS with interment in Brooks Cemetery in Kosciusko, MS. Mr. Lee … Read more

ECCC Homecoming 5K Run, Walk to return this year

From press reports

A 5K Run/Walk will once again begin East Central Community College’s Homecoming celebration, which is scheduled Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012, on the Decatur campus.

The annual competition starts at 7:30 a.m. on the College’s North Campus, between … Read more

Diamond Warriors hold ring ceremony

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

After another glorious season which ended with the Nanih Waiya Diamond Warriors winning back-to-back state championships, they were presented with their rings this past Saturday.

The ceremony was originally scheduled to take place … Read more