MSU design students reap what they ‘sew’

Mississippi State University student Iree Gordon of Jackson adjusts the dress she constructed for Oktibbeha County 4-H member Cory Freely before a special fashion show in Starkville, Mississippi, on May 2, 2015. (Photo by MSU Ag Communications/Linda Breazeale)

By Linda Breazeale
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, Miss. — A service-learning class at Mississippi State University taught clothing design students much more than just how to construct a dress.

Caroline Kobia’s Apparel Design 1 students joined Oktibbeha County 4-H members … Read more


Sara Beth Fuller
Sara Beth Fuller is the daughter of Teresa and Danny Fuller. She is a member of Anchor Club, Spanish Club, HOSA, Student Council, and Honor Society. Her most memorable moment is painting the road with her class. … Read more

Grace Christian 2015

Callie Windham
Callie Windham is the daughter of Deana French of Noxapater, MS and Randy Windham of Bay Springs, MS. She is the salutatorian for the Class of 2015. Callie will be attending Mississippi State University majoring in Animal and … Read more

Louisville student named among 2015 Society of Scholars at MSU

MSU President Mark E. Keenum presented awards to the 2015 Society of Scholars honorees during a recent campus ceremony. Keenum with Andrew Hanna.
(Photo by Russ Houston)

MSU inducts 2015 spring Society of Scholars group

Twenty-five Mississippi State seniors are new members of the university’s prestigious Society of Scholars in the Arts and Sciences.

Each semester, the honor organization recognizes top students in all academic majors that … Read more

NANIH WAIYA Attendance Center 2015

Ragan Case
Ragan Case is the daughter of Richard and Mendy Case. She is a member of Beta Club. She has received Distinction and Special Distinction awards. Every moment with her friends is memorable. In the future, she plans to … Read more

Library fun


Children from First Baptist Daycare and other attendees enjoy a reading day at the Winston County Library during Read Across America Day. … Read more

Fun day


Americorp Members of Fair Elementary school held a celebration event in October 2014 to celebrate education and “Make a Difference Day”. … Read more


Chardae Arnecia Ashford
Chardae Arnecia Ashford is the daughter of Patricia Ashford. She is involved in the Drama Club. In the future, she plans to go to college and become a Dental Hygienist.

Kendrick Brown
Kendrick Brown is the son … Read more

Area athletes fare well in state track meets

LHS Girls 4x100

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Nanih Waiya left the MHSAA Class 1A State Track Meet in Pearl on Friday with a pair of gold medals, while Louisville High School claimed one of its own in the Class 3A … Read more

Allen addresses fellow graduates during ECCC commencement  

Zach Allen of Louisville addresses fellow classmates during his remarks at East Central Community College’s 86th Commencement held Friday, May 8, 2015, at the Neshoba County Coliseum in Philadelphia.   (EC Photo)

From press reports

Addressing his fellow graduates during East Central Community College’s 86th Commencement held Friday, May 8, 2015, at the Neshoba County Coliseum in Philadelphia, Zach Allen of Louisville encouraged his classmates to overcome their fears.

“Ed Helms said, … Read more