Monthly Archives: May 2012

Alumni Association names new student delegates

Thirty-one Mississippi State students are new members of the university alumni association’s liaison organization. Founded in 1980, Alumni Delegates serve as liaisons between the 134- year-old land-grant institution and its more than 122,000 living graduates. Helping improve the student body’s…

Local among MSU 2012 student orientation leaders

Nineteen top students are leaders of the 2012 orientation programs at Mississippi State. Working with the Office of Admissions and Scholarships, team members provide assistance and share their knowledge of the university with incoming freshmen and transfer students—and their parents—during…

ECCC announces Summer orientation/registration schedule

East Central Community College in Decatur will offer four summer orientation/registration dates for new and transfer students planning to attend fall 2012 classes, announced Dr. Randall E. Lee, Vice President for Student Services. Sessions will be held on Saturday, June…

Friend of Dean Park kick-off campaign

Submitted by Elmetra Patterson Friends of Dean Park, Inc. kicked off its 2012 Special Project Campaign Drive. In 2010 and 2011, the FODP raised funds to assure that the children in the county have a safe, modern and beautiful playground…

LHS holds ‘Rewards/Block Party’ for students

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal Louisville High School in conjunction with the school’s S.A.D.D. Chapter recently held their annual “Reward/Block Party” this past week at R.L. Hinze Stadium on the LHS campus. LHS Principal Kyle Hammond spoke of…

Calendar of Events

Bird event May 16 On May 16, Dr. Jennie Jones will direct a bird walk at Legion State Park beginning at 8:00 am, starting at the pavilion Winston Medical Center Nursing Home to host beauty pageant May 17 Baby/Children’s Pageant…

Local teacher recognized

Mississippi State University-Meridian chose five Outstanding Students for 2011-2012. Among them was Travis Creel, lead teacher at Eiland Middle School in Louisville. Creel was chosen Outstanding graduate student in Education at MSU-Meridian. Married to his wife, Christy, a math teacher…

It’s Elementary by Jennifer Palmer

The week of May 7-11was Teacher Appreciation Week. We are so thankful for all who took the time to recognize our hard-working teachers. Thank-you to Hill’s Tire & Auto (David & Penny Hill) for the cakes. Ms. Tan Houston &…