Month: September 2012

Backwoods Comics Festival this Saturday

That’s right folks, Louisville’s own Comics Festival will be this Saturday on Sept. 29 at the Coliseum on Ivy Ave from 10am till 6pm. There will be webcartoonists from around the state and even one from Florida and Arkansas.

Also … Read more

Vowell to bring Cash Saver to Louisville

From staff and press reports

A new grocery store is coming to Louisville, at the former Piggly Wiggly location on Church Street.

Triple V, Inc, which operates Vowell’s grocery stores, announced it’s bringing a Cash Saver store here.

Cash Saver … Read more

Friends of Legion Park hold meeting

Submitted by: Frances Ball Friends of Legion State Park

The quarterly meeting was held on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Legion Lodge.

There were 31 out of 40 members present. The purpose of the meeting was to update the projects … Read more

Calendar of EVents

Neighborhood Watch meeting Sept. 27 The Highpoint – New Zion neighborhood Watch meeting will be Thursday September 27. Meeting begins at 7:00 P.M. A The Highpoint Fire Department. Our guest speaker will be a Represenative from Crime Stoppers. Please come … Read more

Noxapater softball field lights are shining bright


We are all so pleased to finally have lights on the softball field. This has been an ongoing project for several years. The original request was made through the Noxapater Park Committee. Members of the park committee raised concern … Read more

Noxapater marks another victory

Ruthie Robison The Winston County Journal

The defending Class 1A champion Noxapater Tigers continued their winning streak last Friday night routing the Ethel Tigers, 47-6.

The Tigers traveled to Ethel in hopes of repeating history and adding a win to … Read more

Louisville drops Aberdeen matchup; Prepares for Homecoming game

By Ruthie Robison The Winston County Journal

Although the Louisville Wildcats tried to prevent it, history was made last Friday night as the Aberdeen Bulldogs received their first win over the years of matchups with the Wildcats, 32-21.

The Bulldogs … Read more

Nanih Waiya takes win against Bulldogs

By Ruthie Robison The Winston County Journal

The Nanih Waiya Warriors gained their first win of the season in a dramatic style outscoring their opponent, 54-21.

The Warriors took a break from division play to host the Class 2A Clarkdale … Read more

Winston Academy Patriots take win over Jaguars 28-19

By Wendell Womack

The Beauty and the Beast reigned over Patriot Field last Friday night!

Homecoming Queen Jade Smith and her court brought beauty and charm to the Winston homecoming activities, while her Patriot football team brought doom and destruction … Read more

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – September 27, 1912 The Louisville Concert Band will close their summer concert series next Sunday, at 3:30 p.m., at Masonic Park.

NOXAPATER: “Ran” Stevens, who is employed with a railroad south of Hattiesburg, spent a few … Read more