News

Chamber welcomes new businesses

From staff and press reports The Winston County Louisville Chamber of Commerce welcomed new businesses recently to the community. Southern Floral Charm On April 12, the Chamber welcomed Southern Floral Charm with a ribbon cutting. Southern Floral Charm owned by…

Calendar of Events

Union revival April 24 Union Chapel M.B. will have revival services April 24th – April 28th. The guest speaker for the week will be Reverend Dewin Perry, Pastor of Greater Grace M.B. Church in Birmingham, Alabama. The public is cordially…

Youth Fishing Rodeo May 4

From staff reports The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks (MDWFP) Fisheries Bureau and Legion State Park are hosting a youth fishing rodeo on Saturday, May 4, 2013. The fishing rodeo is open to youth ages 4 to 12…

Good Samaritan Horse Show set April 27

From press reports The Good Samaritan All Gaited Horse Show will be held April 27, 2013 at 5:30p.m. in the Louisville Coliseum. Admission for the horse show is $5, children under 12 get in free. A donation from the show…

Triplett talks to Pilots about Boy Scouts

by Theresa Bridges Pilot Heather Thompson and the Patriotism Committee introduced Philip Triplett, Boy Scout Master of Troop #5 of Louisville at the recent Pilot Club of Louisville meeting. Boy Scout Troop #5 is a Louisville-based troop and is one…

2013 Miss Ebonette Scholarship Pageant held

From press reports The Ebonette Club of Louisville has worked hard to prepare for the Miss Ebonette Scholarship Pageant. “Moving Forward” is the theme for this year. The pageant is an excellent opportunity for some of Winston County’s brightest and…

STAR Student and Teacher named at Grace Christian

From press reports Holly J. Borntrager has been named as a STAR (Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition) Student for the 2012-2013 school year by the Mississippi Economic Council’s M.B. Swayze Educational Foundation, sponsor of the STAR program. STAR students are selected on…

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago –April 25, 1913 FRONT PAGE: Livery Stable, Six Stores, and other property Lost by Fire Monday Morning. The fire originated in the rear of Carr’s Stable and soon spread to near-by buildings, entailing a loss of about…

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

The Men’s Chorus of First Methodist will present special music instead of usual sermon on the last Sunday night of April, according to Peggy Crawford whose husband Dr. DeWitt Crawford is director of the group. The public is cordially invited…