Month: May 2014

Free legal clinic held for storm victims

From press reports A free legal clinic designed provided guidance to Winston County residents in the wake of the recent tornadoes. Three members of the Mississippi Center of Justice held one-on-one sessions Thursday, May 22, at the MSU Winston County…

Event provides forestry learning opportunity

From staff and press reports The Winston County Self Help Youth Forestry Field Day was held at Legion State Park on May 19. The program brought educational information about the outdoors to 160 participants from the Louisville Municipal School District.…

AmeriCares Helps Mississippi Clinic destroyed by Tornado

From press reports AmeriCares is helping a Mississippi health care center leveled by the April 28 tornado remain open, ensuring access to care for the 3,200 low-income patients who rely on its services. The global health and disaster relief organization…

Firewise Program names drawing winners

From press reports The Firewise Program sponsored by the Winston County Extension office and the Winston County Self Help recently handed out color sheets to local children. Three winners were selecting for the Smokey Bear drawing contest. The three winners…

Birth – Lena Rose Manning

Bruce and Aubrey Manning would like to announce the birth of their daughter Lena Rose Manning born on April 4, 2014; 6:22 p.m. at Anderson Regional Hospital. Lena weighed

Bryant visits

The first lady of Mississippi Deborah Bryant recently visited Nanih Waiya to read to the students and to

Mobile Hospital becomes temporary medical center

First patients accepted on May 19 From press reports LOUISVILLE, Miss. – The National Mobile Disaster Hospital that deployed from North Carolina on May 1 to tornado-ravaged Louisville, Miss., opened Monday to patients. The opening was greeted by fanfare and…

ECCC Diamond Warriors Receiving Diplomas

A “special” graduation ceremony was held for the above East Central Community College baseball players who were unable to attend the college’s 85th Commencement Saturday, May 10, 2014, due to their participating in the MACJC State Baseball Tournament hosted by

Wedding – Allen-Massey

Randy and Cathy Allen of Meridianville, Alabama announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Laura Lynn Allen to William Andrew Massey, son of Sid and Sonja Massey of Noxapater. The bride-elect is the granddaughter of

Wedding – Yates-Mayo

Reverend and Mrs. Hubert Yates of Louisville, and Doctor and Mrs. William Mayo of Oxford are pleased to announce the upcoming marriage of their children Hannah Leslie Yates and Rushton Gerity Mayo. Hannah is the granddaughter of