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Winston County resident among Ole Miss December 2012 Candidates for Degrees OXFORD, Miss. – Darneice Seante’ Floyd of Louisville MS 39339 is among 829 December 2012 candidates for degrees at the University of Mississippi. These include 623 bachelor’s degrees, 132…

Supervisors discuss grant opportunities, disaster plan

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors covered an array of business including discussions on grant opportunities and disaster planning in case of an incident like the courthouse fire in Webster County. Patsy Patterson…

Mayor signs Healthy Family proclamation

From Press Reports February is Healthy Family Month. This is a time set aside to celebrate the importance of cultivating and maintaining the bond between members of the familial unit. The family is the foundation on which communities are built…

Firefighters douse fire downtown

From press reports A downtown Louisville building suffered fire damage Monday, February 4. Monday morning at 4:14 AM Louisville Fire Department responded to a fire at 119 South Church Street with a call from the Louisville/ Winston County 911. The…

PAVE group focuses on education

By Peggy Miller Partners Advancing Values in Education (PAVE) was created in 2012 to help bridge the communication gap and to help reach consensus between what the citizens of Winston County and Winston County Partners for Community Living (WCPCL) believe…

School board election delayed until November

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Louisville Municipal School District Trustee election for District 1 has been rescheduled for November. While LMSD school officials are still awaiting final notice from the Attorney General’s office and Secretary of State’s…

{obits] Obituaries

Mrs. Margurite Rita Savell Funeral services for Mrs. Margurite Rita Savell will be held at 11 AM Thursday, January 31, 2013 at Spring Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Stuart Purvis officiating. Interment was in Spring Creek Baptist Cemetery. John E.…

Calendar of Events

REPM meeting Feb. 7 Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi will hold its monthly meeting February 7, 2013 in Louisville City Hall at 1:00 PM. Featured speaker will be Babs Fulton, Louisville City Clerk on the duties of the City Clerk.…

Deadlines for Chamber entries, nominations soon

From press reports Chamber soliciting Art for Red Hills Festival T-shirt The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is soliciting Art Work that will be printed on the Red Hills Festival T-Shirts as well as the posters and other printed material. Anyone…