Month: September 2013

Obituaries

Mrs. Sidney Joanne Stephenson Sunday, August 25, 2013 Funeral Services for Mrs. Stephenson ,76, was held Tuesday August 27, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church near Weir. Burial followed in the Church cemetery. Mrs. Stephenson was a…

Dollar General Literacy Foundation awards local grants to support literacy

Goodlettsville, Tenn. – August 26, 2013— The Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded grants to support youth literacy programs to Eiland Middle School in Louisville in the amount of $2,000. “Youth literacy grants from the Dollar General Literacy Foundation are…

DREAMS Come True: MSU/LMSD lands $1.9M education grant

From press reports   The College of Education at Mississippi State University, the Louisville Municipal School District and the MSU Foundation & PREPS, INC recently received a grant in tribute to Dr. Susan Gregory Dillard. The Dillard’s Reading, Enrichment, Arts,…

Supervisors discuss senior center, budget, spending in August 13 meeting

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal   The Winston County Board of Supervisors covered a lengthy agenda as well as working on the upcoming fiscal year budget figures. Public hearing upcoming As part of the budget planning, the board…

Lions Club partners with city to honor veterans

From press reports   Members of the Louisville Lions Club, in cooperation with the City of Louisville, have undertaken an expansion of their ongoing project of displaying U. S. Flags on special holidays. Lions Club President Michael Dowd announced that…

MHP to upgrade Driver’s License System, closes testing at Louisville

From press reports   The Mississippi Department of Public Safety has launched a three-year modernization of the driver’s license system. “The current system we are using is more than 20 years old and a significant operational risk,” Driver Services Director…

GIS mapping, budget reviewed by aldermen

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal   The Louisville Board of Aldermen received an update on the GIS mapping conducted by the Golden Triangle Planning and Development District. The mapping project has been planned to upgrade 911 services in…

Student achievement improves for LMSD

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal   With state and district state scores recently released, students in the Louisville Municipal School District are showing improvement and propelling the schools and district forward. Like the state scores LMSD students had…