Month: April 2012

Polo Custom Products of Louisville honored

From press reports

The Mississippi Technology Alliance (MTA) and the Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) recognized Polo Custom Products in Louisville, Miss., as an innovator in the Golden Triangle region. Part of a yearlong project funded by the Mississippi Technology Alliance … Read more

Library to host

From staff and press reports

Get out your boas, your baubles and your bright red shoes, young ladies and girls of Winston County, it is about to get fancy. The Winston County Library will be hosting a Fancy Nancy Tea … Read more

WA hosts a day of winners

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

Athletes stretched, warmed up and prepared for a day of competition on April 12 at Winston Academy. Yet these were not ordinary athletes, these were athletes with special challenges. Winston Academy hosted the … Read more

Plans set for RHF

By Joseph McCain Winston County Journal

With beautiful weather hoped for and guaranteed entertainment planned, the 32nd Annual Red Hills Festival in downtown Louisville for Memorial Day weekend May 25 and May 26 promises to be a need to attend … Read more

NAACP Banquet set April 28

From press and staff reports

The Winston County Branch of the NAACP will host its 32nd annual Freedom Fund Banquet, Saturday, April 28, at 7 p.m. The featured speaker for the event is Dr. Quindola Crowley Miller from Seattle, Washington. … Read more

Aldermen approve taking of bids on bonds

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen took one more step to borrowing funds to repair local streets. The board approved an official approved a preliminary official statement for sale of general obligation bonds in … Read more

8th Air Force Historical Society to meet at Lake

From staff and press reports

Members of the 8th Air Force, World War II’s largest air force group as well as those in preserving the memory of the group will meet at Lake Tiak O’Khata April 27,28 and 29. The … Read more

JA Easter egg hunt a success

From press reports

The Annual Junior Auxiliary Easter Egg Hunt was held at Ivy Park Saturday, April 7. There were three age groups of winners. The boy and girl who found the most eggs in each age group received an … Read more


Mr. William Phillip Fancher April 17, 2012 Funeral services for Mr. William Phillip Fancher, 84, were held at McCool Baptist Church in McCool on Thursday, April 19, 2012 at 11 a.m. Rev. Johnny Watkins, Dr. Ronnie Saver, and Rev. Curly … Read more

Kids and Kats Fishing Rodeo set for May 5

From press reports

The annual Kids and Kats Fishing Rodeo will be held at Legion State Park on May 5th with registration beginning at 7:00 AM. Kids up to age 14 are encouraged to bring their own fishing equipment and … Read more