Category: News

WA’s Keen signs tennis Scholarship

By Mike Robertson Winston County Journal   Winston Academy senior Isaac Keen recently signed a tennis scholarship with East Central Community College in Decatur. Keen, who has been a member of the Patriot tennis team for three years, has also…

Calendar of Events

Red Hill Festival to host Car Show The Red Hills Festival will host a car show Saturday, May 27 at the First Baptist Parking lot. This will be an open car show with registration from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.…

Louisville Medical Clinic discussed at Choctaw County supervisors

By Daniel Brunty The Choctaw Plaindealer The Choctaw County Board of Supervisors heard a request from the Choctaw Regional Medical Center Board of Trustees and administration regarding lease payments of one of its clinics during a regularly scheduled meeting April…

ECCC SBDC to Offer ‘First Steps-The Process of Starting a Small Business’  Seminar in Louisville

East Central Community College’s Small Business Development Center will offer a free seminar on “First Steps-The Process of Starting a Small Business” from 5:30 to 7 p.m., Thursday, June 15, 2017. This seminar outlines the basic steps to start a…

State legislator presents House Resolution to Hinds CC men’s soccer team

RAYMOND – State Rep. Tom Weathersby, R-Florence, recently presented the Hinds Community College men’s soccer team with a House resolution honoring them for their 2016-2017 state and Region 23 championships, as well as other accomplishments. Weathersby presented the Resolution, passed…

ECCC Graduation scheduled May 5 at Neshoba County Coliseum

East Central Community College President Dr. Billy Stewart said the college could have another record graduating class, with more than 600 students applying to graduate May 5 when the institution holds its 88th Commencement beginning at 6 p.m. in the…

What’s an allergy anyway?

A couple of weeks ago I wrote about medication side effects. Today is a bit of a rabbit. I’d like to really delve into allergic reactions – which are a possible side effect of every medication. The term “every” was…

Military Mama’s Network and a Few Good Men.

Geriann Wiesbrook from Joliet, IL started the network after seeing her brother and her son join the military. She wanted to do something not just for them but others as well. She started making care packages to send overseas filled…

USM hosts Hackathon to find new ‘Hidden Figures’ in Computer Science

Louisville High School Girls Among Students Learning to Design and Code Mobile Apps   Last year’s hit movie, Hidden Figures, told the inspiring story of three female African-American mathematicians who worked as human “computers” for NASA, helping the U.S. win…

Nanih Waiya grad to be featured speaker

Eastern Wyoming College Campus Ministry Club will host Rev. Dr. Donald C. Simmons, Jr. at EWC’s Baccalaureate ceremony which is being held for students and their families. Rev. Simmons will deliver the keynote address “Learning to Lead: The Trophy Generation…