Month: July 2016

The Cultivating Patch: Feeding the soul and more

By: Brenda Keen The Cultivating Patch has been a popular place since it was developed in February 2013. It continues to grow and be more successful with each season of crops that are rotated in the garden. It is located…

Judge Ed Hannan visits Chamber to discuss candidacy

From press & staff reports The Winston County Chamber of Commerce recently welcomed Mississippi Court of Appeals, District 3, Position 1 candidate Judge Ed Hannan during a reception held at the Chamber building July 21. Judge Ed Hannan announced his…

Aldermen set public hearing for zoning and comprehensive plan

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Louisville Board of Aldermen received the library report as well as set the date for a public hearing regarding the city’s new zoning and comprehensive plan during its July 19 meeting at…

Upcoming Sports Schedule

FRIDAY, JULY 29 Prep Softball 2 p.m. — Kemper Academy at Wayne Academy MONDAY, AUG. 1 Prep Softball 5 p.m.  — Wayne Academy at Kemper Academy 6 p.m. — Pillow at Winston Academy TUESDAY, AUG. 2 Prep Softball 5 p.m.…

Countywide tailgate set for Aug. 18

From staff reports The next chapter in Winston County football will soon begin, and it will kick off with the community invited to show their team spirit, as The Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with Main Street of Louisville will…

Congressman Kelly to visit Lake Tiak O’Khata

From staff reports Congressman Trent Kelly will visit Winston County August 4, 2016 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. for a Dutch Treat meal at Lake Tiak-O’Khata in the Colonial Room. The congressman’s itinerary for the day will began at 12…

Mississippi Sales Tax Holiday upcoming

From press & staff reports As parents prepare to get their children ready to return to school they can look forward to receiving a small break on their checkbooks as Mississippi’s annual sales tax holiday upcoming. The 2016 Sales Tax…

Extension Office to host canning workshop

From staff reports One of the best things about Mississippi summers is the delicious food provided by fresh garden vegetables. To maintain that goodness, canning allows you to enjoy preserved vegetables year-round. The Winston County Extension Office will offer residents…

Rotary governor visits local club

From staff reports The Louisville Rotary Club welcomed a special guest in Rotary District 6820 Governor Amanda Fontaine during its July 20 meeting held at 12 noon at Lake Tiak O’Khata. Fontaine is also the Executive Director of the Mississippi…