At the June 3 meeting of the Webster County Board of Supervisors, the board presented Klayton Johnson with a $500 check as the Webster County recipient of the Mississippi Association of Supervisors County Employee Scholarship.
The Choctaw County circuit clerk’ s office will have absentee ballots available for the August 6 primary election starting next week..
The circuit clerk’s office is open for voter registration and will be open Saturday, July 6 from 8 .m. to noon.
Colton Mewbourn of Maben, an eighth-grade student at East Webster High School, has earned a position on the Mississippi National Junior High rodeo team and will be traveling with fellow teammates to Huron, S.D., June 23-29 to compete at the 15th National Junior High finals rodeo in the bull riding and bareback competitions.
U.S. Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-Miss.), a member of the Senate Appropriations Committee, June 11 announced the award of a U.S. Navy contract worth up to $84 million for a Winston County company to repair and maintain all-terrain cranes for the Marine Corps.
Canizaro Cawthon Davis Adds New Principal, Jared Pierce
Canizaro Cawthon Davis is excited to announce the promotion of Jared Pierce, AIA to Principal. Jared is a proven leader and enjoys working closely with his clients to achieve success.
East Central Community College sophomore outfielder Ken Scott was named to both the National Junior College Athletic Association All-Region 23 Team and the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges All-State First Team for his play during the spring 2019 season.
The following local students were among more than 5,500 University of Mississippi graduates who received their academic degrees on May 11, 2019 at the university's 166th Commencement:
Katie McCool of Louisville earned a Bachelor of Arts.
Jaquavious Sangster of Louisville earned a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science.
East Central Community College in Decatur recently announced Drum Majors, members of the Centrlattes danceline and Color Guard for the 2019-20 term. All perform with the Wall O’ Sound Marching Band and Centralettes and Color Guard perform at basketball games and other special events throughout the year.
New and transfer students planning to attend East Central Community College in fall 2019 can take advantage of Weekday Orientation sessions this summer on the Decatur campus.