Month: March 2014

New to library board

Judy Post

The Winston County Board of Supervisors has unanimously voted to appoint Mrs. Judy Post as Winston County Library Board Trustee representing Beat 3.  Mrs. Post replaces Mrs. Pat Fuller, who recently… Read more

It’s Elementary

Barn Hill Preserve came to introduce several of their wildlife friends to our students at Fair Elementary.  Kristen Jett and Kaylee Schwartz are shown with the animals.

Brandy Blanton
Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

Fair Elementary would like to congratulate Principal Leigh Ann Hailey on completing her Doctoral Degree at Mississippi State University. Congratulations on a JOB WELL DONE!!!… Read more

Sculptor with local ties creates special art

Sam Clark

From NorthSide Sun

WHILE MOST KIDS his age were playing with Play-Doh, Sam Clark was using the good stuff.

“We never had Play-Doh, actually. We just played with the real clay,” says Clark, a Madison resident and member of the … Read more

WLSM under new ownership

Friday, December 6, 2013 as Phil and Stacy Harrison talk with Speedy Calvert and Scott Gregory for the Harrison’s last broadcast at WLSM.

By Gwen Sisson

One of the things the new owners of WLSM FM radio are learning, “radio is a lifestyle change — around the clock.”

After 20 years of being “the voice” of WLSM FM, Phil and Stacy Harrison know… Read more

EPA clean up of former creosate property 78 percent complete

Arnett speaking to Rotary

By Gwen Sisson

According to Environmental Protection Agency site coordinator Michael Arnett, 78 percent of the clean up project at the American Creosate site has been completed, including excavation of the site.

Arnett said presently the… Read more

Monument holds a special place in the hearts of Louisville residents


By Gwen Sisson

When thinking about downtown Louisville, one of the key things that always stands out is the monument.

And after 93 years, the monument still holds a special place in the hearts of Louisville residents.

“In the heart … Read more

County looking to stop sign vandals


From press and staff reports 

The signs are everywhere that some county residents appear unconcerned about their fellow citizens’ safety.

That was apparent March 17 when District 4 Supervisor Gloria Turnipseed asked Sheriff Jason Pugh to find the… Read more

FLAP grant sought to improve infrastructure to two major tourist attractions in Winston County


By Gwen Sisson

Two of Mississippi’s most beautiful natural resources are located in Winston County, and the FLAP Grant can help provide a little easier access to all that beauty.

Winston County has applied for the Federal Lands Access Program … Read more