Monthly Archives: January 2013

Supervisors tackle regular business after MLK day

From press and staff reports

The Winston County Board of Supervisors convened to cover almost two dozen items before ending the first month of business in 2013.

The board in the Tuesday, January 22 approved payments on the work on … Read more

The Chamber of Commerce seeking

From press reports

Chamber soliciting Art for Red Hills Festival T-shirt

The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is soliciting Art Work that will be printed on the Red Hills Festival T-Shirts as well as the posters and other printed material.

Anyone … Read more

From press reports

The 8th season of the Louisville Upward program is underway and drawing good crowds each Saturday morning.

With approximately 185 children participating in this Christian sports ministry, these young athletes are entertaining the fans, but more importantly, … Read more

Reed elected to statewide board office

From press reports

At the recent 2013 Election Commissioners Conference for the State of Mississippi, Mary Reed, current Election Commissioner District 5 of Winston County, was elected to the Board of Directors for their Statewide Association.

Reed was elected to … Read more

Extension office working to cultivate a Community Garden

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors approved recently to invested $5000 in a community garden education program.

Winston County Extension Director Mike Skipper proposed the program as an idea to tackle health and … Read more

WCSHC annual male summit held

From staff reports

The Winston County Self Help Cooperative hoping to build on the promise and potential in young boys recently held its 5th Annual Young Male Summit titled “Making them a priority.”

The event organizers sought ways to empower … Read more

Obituaries

Mrs. Nancy Bell Colvin January 16, 2013 Funeral services for Mrs. Nancy Bell Colvin, 87,were held at Mt. Bell M. B. Church Louisville, MS at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 20, 2013. Dr. Anthony McIntosh officiating. Burial followed in the church … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Friends and relatives of Ernest Clark were saddened last week to learn of his death in a hospital in Colorado. Ernest lived a long and fruitful life and although he has lived in an assisted living home since shortly before … Read more

ECCC offers ‘Excel 2010 Class’ in Louisville

“Microsoft Excel 2010” is the topic of a six week class designed to provide participants with a comprehensive look at formulas and function in spreadsheets. Topics will include basic formulas, absolute referencing, and several functions to help participants become more … Read more