Month: June 2013

Students with Health Science and HOSA have busy year and summer

From staff and press reports   Students from Winston County Health Science class at the WCLTC are in Nashville to compete in the 2013 HOSA National Leadership Conference Local students of Penny Wells’ Health Science class are attending the Health…

Winston County fans help turn Omaha maroon

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   When Louisville Mayor Will Hill decided to head to Omaha for the College World Series on Sunday afternoon, his wife Sarah only had one caveat. “She looked at me and said this…

LFD holds Camp Fire Academy

From press & staff reports   The Louisville Fire Department was proud to host their 3rd annual Camp Fire Academy, which is quickly becoming a summer tradition in the Louisville community by providing educational yet fun options for youth. The…

Wesley Clark nominated as the 2013 EMCC student of year

From press reports   Wesley Clark, of Louisville, Mississippi was named as the East Mississippi Community College Funeral Service Technology nominee for the Mississippi Funeral Director’s Gayle M. Galloway Memorial Award “Student Of The Year” for 2013. Wesley is a…

Cody McKee signs with Blue Mountain College

By Austin Bishop The Choctaw Plaindealer   Cody McKee has a lot of numbers by his name. But it’s not his height, weight, or batting average that made the difference when Blue Mountain College head baseball coach Curt Fowler decided…

10 year old winners

Louisville 10 year old All-Stars participated in the Warm Up Tournament in Caledonia on Saturday. The 10 year old team won several games and Braylon White (pictured) earned a trophy for knocking one over the fence.

Honoring the fight

On May 25, South Louisville Baptist Church Members and other community members recognized the Quinn Gregory and the fight against his disease Sanfilippo Syndrome with a balloon release and prayer.

Will compete

Winston County resident Kristian Clark graduated from the Practical Nursing Program on the Goodman Campus of Holmes Community College on Friday, June 21. Clark will be presenting Holmes Community College in the SkillsUSA National Competition this week in Kansas City.

Warrant and drug dog help make bust

From press reports   The Winston County Sheriff’s office executed a search warrant at 202 South Street on Thursday June 20. During the search with the help of the department’s drug searching canine, Cade, officers discovered approximatley one lb of…

Ready to ride

Winston County cowboys and cowgirls were recognized at the Mid-South Little Britches Rodeo Association Awards Banquet. Participants in the Little Wrangler Division were Kade Hollingsworth and Jaylee Stokes. Jr. Division participants were Tyler Smith, Roper Stoots, Kaitlyn Sanborn, Madison Byrd,…