Month: June 2017

Aldermen honor Caperton and Towne

By Mike Robertson Winston County Journal   During its regularly scheduled meeting of Tuesday, June 20, the Louisville Board of Aldermen took the opportunity to recognize retiring Louisville Firefighter, Mike Towne, and Alderman Richard ‘Dickie’ Caperton who was participating in…

ECCC student-athletes receive state, national recognition for academic performance

Several East Central Community College student-athletes received state and national recognition for academic performance during the 2016-17 academic year on the Decatur campus. In all, 50 ECCC student-athletes were recognized by the National Junior College Athletic Association, the Mississippi Association…

Calendar of Events

Calendar of Events   67th Reunion of the McMillin set The 67th Reunion of the McMillin & Related Families of Louisville & Winston County, Mississippi will be held on August 5 & 6 at Lake Tiak O’Khata. Saturday, Aug 5…

Hinds CC names Spring 2017 President’s Scholars

Hinds Community College President’s Scholars have been named for the Spring 2017 semester. President’s Scholars are those with a cumulative 4.0 grade point average. Among those recognized as a Spring 2017 President’s Scholar are: Charles Adams of Louisville (39339) Luke…

July Quick Bites planned at Extension office

Quick Bites programs are offered through the Mississippi State University Extension Service and provide information on varied topics over interactive video. The programs are held during lunch (12-1) on Thursdays. Sessions will be held in Bost 409 for those who…

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – June 29, 1917 LOUISVILLE:  We are requested to announce that all the patriotic merchants have agreed to close on the 4th of July. –  Miss Mattye Jones has returned from a very pleasant visit with her…

Gov. Bryant honors Mississippi social workers for saving child

JACKSON — Mississippi Gov. Phil Bryant on Friday honored two Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services social workers for their above-and-beyond actions which saved the life of a Madison County child earlier this year.   The first-ever Governor’s Award for…

Legals

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF ALLEN WILLIAM TIEDT, DECEASED NO. 2017-73 CO-EXECUTORS’ NOTICE TO CREDITORS LETTERS TESTAMENTARY having been granted on the 12th day of May, 2017, by the Chancery…

Girl Scouts seeks volunteers in the area

From press reports   MEMPHIS, TN — Have you ever thought about volunteering and just not know with who, for what, and where? Girl Scouts Heart of the South has many opportunities for you to volunteer and make a difference…