Monthly Archives: May 2013

Red Hills Festival enjoyed by all

The annual carnival is a big draw during the festival.

From press and staff reports

 

It was a gorgeous Memorial Day weekend as Winston County residents took part in the 33rd Annual Red Hills Festival in downtown Louisville this past Friday and Saturday.

The weather could not have been … Read more

Residents prepare for general elections

From press and staff

reports

 

With the General election for city officials less than a week away, residents in Louisville and Noxapater will have the power to shape the future of their communities with their votes.

In Louisville, Alderman … Read more

Aldermen discuss tourism tax vote

By Daniel Brunty

The Winston County Journal

 

Aldermen discussed the upcoming vote for the tourism tax and other issues during their regular meeting on May 21.

Mayor Will Hill explained how he would like to get more information to … Read more

Juneteenth Day History Celebration planned

From press reports

 

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, … Read more

Annual Relay For Life this Friday

From press and staff reports

 

After weeks of hard work and dedication by many volunteers and organizers, the Winston County Relay for Life Teams are proud to host The American Cancer Society Relay for Life this Friday, May 31 … Read more

Taylor Machine Works offers new technology

An illustration of how the system works.

From press and staff reports

 

Taylor Machine Works in conjunction with Mobileye have created technology that will assist with aiding safety in work environments.

Taylor Machine Works now offers Vision Plus, a pedestrian detection aid for operators of powered … Read more

Obituaries

Mrs. Annie L. Burt

Mrs. Annie L. Burt, 74, passed away on Friday, May 24, 2013, at her residence in Louisville, Mississippi.  Visitation will be Tuesday, May 28, 2013, from 9:00 a.m. until service time at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in … Read more

Honor Rolls

Fair Elementary Honor Roll

4th 9-Weeks

2nd Grade

HONOR ROLL

Regan Ammons Swahili Earby Antoine Johnson Antonio Roach

Patience Barron Chase Fairley MyAasia Johnson Etrevion Smith

Malyk Brown Makayla Hall Jamire Jones Jayden Stapleton

Denisha Childress Branson Haynes Stanley Jones … Read more