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Taylor Scholarship Recipients at ECCC

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  Harley Dennis (second from left) of Neshoba Central High School and Hank Bell (fourth from left) of Nanih Waiya Attendance Center are the 2013 recipients of Taylor Advanced Welding Scholarships, and John Lipsey (third from left) of Nanih Waiya…

LMSD Menu

Breakfast Menu: August 2013: Monday Aug. 5: Sausage Patty Cereal Variety Strawberry Banana Yogurt Fruit Juice, Milk Tuesday Aug. 6: Pancakes Strawberry Banana Yogurt Cereal Fruit Bowl, Milk Wednesday Aug. 7: Breakfast Sausage Pizza Strawberry Banana Yogurt Cereal Fruit Bowl,…

ECCC Workforce Development offers classes in Louisville

ECCC Workforce Development offers ‘Electrical Theory’ Class An “Electrical Theory Class,” consisting of the Principles of AC and DC electricity used for power and controls in industrial, commercial, agricultural and residential applications is being offered at ECCC’s Integrated Technologies Training Center…

Carr family reunion held

From press reports   The family of Robert Lafayette and Annie Mae Ingram Carr met on July 6 at Murphy Creek Baptist Church. There were seventy-three people present, two of which were Bobby McKay of Louisville and Ilene Gonzales of…

Aldermen discuss E-911 and upcoming fundraiser

From staff reports   The Louisville Board of Aldermen in the second meeting of the month postponed until July 23 discussed E-99 contract with the county and a fundraiser for the Fire Association in Louisville. The aldermen and Mayor reviewed…

Obituaries

Mr. Jerry Agent Funeral services for Mr. Jerry Agent were held at 2 PM Friday, July 26, 2013 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John Stephens officiating. Burial was in Old Pearl Valley Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral…

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – August 1, 1913 LOUISVILLE: Lightning demolished the east chimney of the court house last Tuesday afternoon…

Rehearing denied

A Winston County man has lost his attempt to have the Mississippi County of Appeals rehear the appeal of his capital murder conviction. J. C. Higginbotham, 33, was sentenced to life in prison without the possibility for the December 2007…

Winston County Library reading program a success

The Winston County Library hosted a “Dig Into Reading” Summer Library Program each Tuesday during June 4 through and July 2 for children entering the first through sixth grades. Children were encouraged to read throughout the summer, and the library…