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‘Real Women Rise’ book signing set for March 29

Coats' book

By Gwen Sisson

With a passion to empower women for better future relationships, Louisville native Angie Coats will share her first book, “Real Women Rise,” at the Winston County Library March 29.

The special book signing event will be… Read more

REPM hears from CrimeStoppers, visits LMSD

McMullan speaks to the REPM group during the early March meeting

From staff reports 

The Winston County Crime Stoppers met with the Retired Education Personnel of MS on March 6 at City Hall.  Speakers were Tom Bush, President of the Winston County Crime Stoppers and… Read more

Rotary Book Buddies make reading fun

Rotarian Dow Thomas reads to students at Fair.

By Gwen Sisson

Whether it was, “A Cat in the Hat” by Dr. Seuss or “Miss Spider’s Tea Party,” Book Buddies from the Rotary Club of Louisville have a great time reading a book to local school children.

Rotarians recently … Read more

ECCC Collegians to present Spring Concert

Pictured are (front row, from left) Zach Peden (saxophone) of Philadelphia, Adrian Tucker (trumpet) of Philadelphia, Anna Girling (trombone) of Carthage, Joseph Aulds (drums) of Decatur, Matt Mason (auxiliary percussion) of Union, Malcolm McBride (keyboard)of Auburn, Ala., Houston Martin (bass) of Chunky and Joey Holdiness (guitar) of Philadelphia; (second row, from left) director/guitarist Chas Evans, Kendall Wilcher (technician) of Carthage, Kara Miller (vocals) of Decatur, Krissy Winstead (vocals) of Philadelphia, Jake Wilbourne (vocals) of Forest, Claire Griffin (vocals) of Decatur and Clay Holdiness (technician) of Nanih Waiya; and (back row, from left) Cody Smith (lead technician) of Carthage, Chandler Smith (technician) of Philadelphia, Taylor Gressett (vocals) of Chunky, Jeremy Collins (technician) of Forest, Ryan Godwin (vocals) of Newton, Patrick Embry (technician) of Hickory and Ryan Packer (technician) and Acea Ange (technician), both of Decatur. Not pictured are Macy Seale (vocals) of Philadelphia, Ben Avera (technician) of Hickory and Matt Graham (trumpet) of Lake. (EC Photo)

From press reports

East Central Community College’s rock-n-roll band, “The Collegians,” will present its annual spring campus concert at 7 p.m. Monday, March 31 in Huff Auditorium on the Decatur campus.  There is… Read more

Library aims to help community thrive

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Beth Edwards, Branch Librarian

Libraries and literacy go hand in hand. At the Winston County Library our goal is to provide resources that allow our patrons and our community to THRIVE through literacy:

Teaching and supporting basic … Read more

It’s Elementary

Barn Hill Preserve came to introduce several of their wildlife friends to our students at Fair Elementary.  Kristen Jett and Kaylee Schwartz are shown with the animals.

Brandy Blanton
Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

Fair Elementary would like to congratulate Principal Leigh Ann Hailey on completing her Doctoral Degree at Mississippi State University. Congratulations on a JOB WELL DONE!!!… Read more

New to library board

Judy Post

The Winston County Board of Supervisors has unanimously voted to appoint Mrs. Judy Post as Winston County Library Board Trustee representing Beat 3.  Mrs. Post replaces Mrs. Pat Fuller, who recently… Read more