Month: September 2012

OCC invites citizens to participate

Is your church or organization involved in Operation Christmas Child? Do you want to be? Appoint someone to come to First Baptist Church Saturday September 29 from 10 a.m. to 12 noon to head up the drive in your church … Read more

It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

Thank you to Amanda Richardson (Angel’s mom) for her generous donation of school supplies. Throughout the year, teachers and students experience a shortage of classroom supplies such as: pencils, crayons, tissue, antiseptic hand gel, paper, etc… Many times, teachers use … Read more

MSU’s College Knowledge Project begins its second year

From press reports

The College of Education at Mississippi State University (MSU) is excited to announce it will continue serving students through the College Knowledge Project (CKP) for the second year.

Shane Davis, project coordinator for the CKP at MSU, … Read more

Executive session on Sixteenth section lease boils over

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

While the Louisville Municipal School Trustees entered into executive session to keep prying ears out, the elevated tones of the discussion could easily be heard in the far reaches of the next room.… Read more

Volunteers gear up for BATTLE Luncheon

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The annual Breast Cancer Awareness To Teach Ladies Early Detection (BATTLE) luncheon is counting down the days and adding up the volunteers.

The event which is in its 19th year will once again … Read more

NW DAR promotes Constitution

From staff and press reports

Sept. 17 began the national celebration of Constitution Week. The week-long commemoration of America’s most important document is one of the country’s least known official observances.

The Constitution stands as a testament to the tenacity … Read more

Supervisors receive brief update on airport plans

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors held its regularly scheduled meeting second meeting of the month September 17 and received an update on the plans for the Winston County/Louisville Airport.

The newest member … Read more

School Board receives Excel By 5 information

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Municipal Board of Trustess in the Sept. 11 meeting covered several items including information on Excel By 5. The Trustees were encouraged to play a role in the Winston County Partners … Read more

OCH Therapists reach out to brain injury patients and their families

By: Mary Kathryn Kight

Chris McHann has no recollection of the day his four-wheeler flipped, but his mother remembers it like it was yesterday. “It was May 1, 2010 at noon, and Chris was on his way to go fishing … Read more

Jim Gregory receives Mississippi Arts Commission Grant

From press reports

Larry Wallace of Starkville and Jim Gregory of Louisville have been awarded a $2000 Folk Arts Apprenticeship Grant from the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC).

This grant is a portion of the $1.5 million in grants MAC will … Read more