Month: March 2014

Teaching is a family affair for the Hemphills

Mrs. Chappell's Kindergarten students read 453 books for 3rd 9 Weeks!! 1st place winner was SaNya Leach, she read 41 books with 91% correct. 2nd place was a tie. R'Dashyia Riddle read 38 books with 90% correct. Haleigh Triplett read 38 books with 91% correct. 3rd place was also a tie with three students. Caleb Hughes read 37 books with 96% correct. Bailey Vaughn read 37 books with 95% correct. Taylor Wade read 37 books with 93% correct. The students received prizes for their achievement in AR reading. Mrs. Chappell is so proud of all her students' reading ability!! Reading is the key to a child's academic future!

By Gwen Sisson

It’s a family thing for the Hemphill’s, but Sunday dinner can get a little out of hand at times!

This “Family Full of Teachers” makes learning a priority and inspires one another for the betterment of themselves … Read more

Warm welcome: Banners provide a welcome to Winston County visitors

Pilot Club Members with the banner for the club on the bypass.

By Gwen Sisson

Louisville Mayor Will Hill said the welcome banner project began as an idea to give the bypass some life and welcome visitors, but it will do so much more.

“The Highway 25/15 Bypass is sometimes … Read more

Rotary has a positive impact on the community

Rotary recently recognized some of its newest members. Leigh Ann Hailey is welcomed by Judy McLeod.

By Gwen Sisson

Gerald Mills, executive director of the Winston County Economic Development District Partnership, said the  Rotary Club if Louisville is an essential conduit of information about the community

“(Rotary also) provides a strong sense of… Read more

Sheriff and Crime Stoppers seeking robbery suspects

From press and staff reports

The Winston County Sheriff’s office is seeking suspects in a March 21 robbery of a business in Winston County.

The suspects broke into … Read more

Donald brings a healing smile to those in need

Dr. Donald describes the MOMS project to Rotary Club of Louisville members.

By Gwen Sisson

Dr. Mark Donald of Winston County said he loves seeing patients smile after a treatment at the Mississippi Mission of Mercy Project.

“I know that the patients we treat during our MOM project are the … Read more

LHS baseball extends winning streak to four games

M.J. Harrington #8, beats out a throw at first base.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School baseball team took three wins last week to stretch its modest winning steak to four, improving to 9-3 on the season headed into this week’s action.

The Wildcats hammered … Read more

McAdory, Hickman shooting for state powerlifting title

Powerlifters, Tyler Hickman and John McAdory, came in 1st and 2nd place in the North Half Powerlifting Championship in Charleston, MS.

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Louisville High School is on the verge of earning yet another state championship.

When the MHSAA State Powerlifting Meet takes place at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson on April 5, LHS Wildcats John … Read more

Birthday cards

Winston guards

Connie Estes, Registrar of the Winston Guards #2643, United Daughters of the Confederacy, presents birthday cards to… Read more