Month: January 2016

The Horsehead Nebula recently photographed at Rainwater Observatory

This spectacular and eerie image of the Horsehead Nebula was recently photographed at Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi! It was taken by retired California aerospace engineer, Bill Kennedy, using Rainwater’s powerful 150mm APO Triplet Skywatcher refractor telescope. The total…

iPad help

The faculty at Louisville Elementary School was given vital tools to help its students succeed as they received a donation of Ipads provided by the non-profit organization

Louisville’s Thames signs with Hinds CC

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Michael Bruce knows speed when he sees it and when he saw Shantianna Thames run as a seventh grader he knew then she would be something special.

Set healthy priorities to balance life, work

By Brittany Jacks MSU Extension Service STARKVILLE, Miss. — Creating a healthy balance between work and life is essential to being more productive and focused. David Buys, health specialist with the Mississippi State University Extension Service and researcher with the…

Wildcats take overtime win over Caledonia, 75-65

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School Wildcats outscored homestanding Caledonia 31-18 in the fourth quarter and 18-8 in overtime to take a 75-65 win last week. Jordan Miller and Jacques Braggs scored 19 points each for…

First deer

Dustin Quinn got his first buck near his home in Noxapater Mississippi on January 21, 2016

Wedding: Lewis-Lee

Mr. and Mrs. Gary David Lewis of Madison announce the engagement of their daughter, Rebecca Donovan Lewis, to Josh Randal Lee, son of Mr. and Mrs. Donald Travis Lee of Macon.

Show the heart tender love and care with diet, exercise

By Brittany Jacks MSU Ag Communications MISSISSIPPI STATE — The heart is the most vital organ in the body, and keeping it healthy can mean a better and longer life. The most common type of heart disease is coronary heart…

New board member joins LMSD trustees, board bans drones

From press and staff reports The Louisville Municipal School Board of Trustees held its regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, January 13, 2016. The meeting did have one member absent. Trustee Mark Dillard was not present due to illness.