Month: March 2013

WA grad returns to area with a smile to help make more smiles

From press reports Dwight E. Harding, D.D.S., M.A.G.D. of Starkville is excited to welcome Dr. Lindsey Hill Warner to their dental team. Dr. Warner is a native of Louisville, MS and graduated from Winston Academy in 2003. She received her…

Winston Guards hold monthly meeting

From press reports Winston Guards No. 2643 Mississippi Division United Daughters of the Confederacy met in the Colonial Room at Lake Tiak O’Khata on February 4, 2013 at 5:30pm. Hostess for the meeting were Connie Faye Estes and Eve Haggard.…

Sales tax collections reflect growth

From staff and press reports Consumer spending in Louisville continues to grow in spite of slow economic growth throughout the Winston County Region. Louisville’s sales tax collections in March totaled $131,833.91 up over March 2012 by $3,914.10, or 3 percent.…

Representative Hood describes life in legislative session

By Amanda McBride The Choctaw Plaindealer JACKSON — The life of a Mississippi House representative is not much different than most people’s, except while in legislative session. For 90 days of the year, District 35 Rep. Joey Hood trades in…

ECCC recognized for growth, academic success

From press reports Students of all ages can f ind success at East Central Community College in Decatur. Located in the heart of east central Mississippi, EC is routinely recognized for academic success by Mississippi’s Institutions of Higher Learning (IHL).…

Winston Countians are Heroes for American Red Cross

From press reports During Red Cross Month, the American Red Cross recognizes the nation’s Everyday Heroes who give of themselves and in some way help their community. On Tuesday, March 13, members of the Winston County NAACP who are active…

LMSD to hold stakeholder meetings March 25

From press and staff reports Public input is being sought in the search for a new Louisville Municipal School District superintendent. The district will hold a series of stakeholder meetings March 25. In three separate Stakeholder meetings on March 25…

Lil’ Blessings is blessed with plenty to sell

From press reports Lil’ Blessings Children’s Consignment Sale is fully stocked and ready to sell to the public this Friday and Saturday. On Friday, March 22 from 9am – 6pm, and Saturday, March 23 from 9am – 11 am ,…

Supervisors seek timber, heavy haulers help

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors request all timber haulers and other heavy haulers on county roads notify them before beginning any hauling jobs in the county. “I need to know when they…

Program selling a ‘brick’ to build literacy in Winston County

From press reports The Citizens Bank and the Winston County Library are selling bricks in order to support summer literacy for 1st -3rd graders in Winston County. And everyone can help. For a minimum donation of $5, everyone can assist…