Month: June 2012

Farmers’ market blossoms locally with fresh produce

From staff reports More people are seeking out fresh, locally grown produce and with a farmer’s market kicking off last week in Louisville those seeking can now find those fresh foods. Farmers markets are growing in popularity across the country,…

FLSP holds Annual Picnic

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Friends of Legion State Park held their Annual Picnic at Legion Lodge and the pavilion area of the park on June 14. This year’s picnic was held to honor the 75th anniversary…

School Board reviews budget with public

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Louisville Municipal School District trustees and administrators reviewed the district’s budget during a public hearing recently. The 2012-13 budget does rely on district’s reserve funds and is aimed at no millage increase…

Outreach Partners completes project

Remember an event held in January called “Turning the Tide on Poverty?” That event was sponsored by Winston County Partners for Community Living, or WCPCL for short. Some people want to know what were the results of that event and…

Obituaries

Mr. Leven Lee Smith June 13, 2012 Funeral services for Mr. Leven Lee Smith, 81, were held graveside at New Hope Cemetery in Dekalb on Monday, June 18, 2012 at 11 a.m. Bro. Jimmy Cole officiated. A native of Louisville,…

Wildcats complete spring training; defeat Murrah in spring game

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal After an incredible season followed by a good playoff run, the LHS football team began their quest for a championship run with spring practices that started on April 25, and lasted for two…

Local graduate aiming for film breakthrough

From press reports Writer and director Johnson Thomasson, a Grace Christian graduate and graduate of Mississippi State University, leads a team of Mississippi’s best filmmakers on the production of “Headrush,” a science-fiction short film this summer. With an original screenplay…

Locals take top honor at State Flower Show

From press reports The Garden Clubs of Mississippi, Inc. held the State Flower Show on June 9, 2012 at Whitehead Advanced Technology Center, Jones County Junior College in Ellisville. The show was from 1 p.m. until 4 p.m. It was…

Calendar of Events

Summer Breeze Revival June 20 Ebenezer Church of God in Christ at 688 Bethany Ebenezer Road announces and invites all people to our annual “Summer Breeze” revival services beginning June 20 thru June 22 at 7:30 p.m. Special prayer time…