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Teen Art Program a success at Library

From press reports The Winston County Library held their monthly Teen Program on Tuesday, July 24 and all the participants channeled their artistic talents for the event. Mother and daughter Chasidy and Abby Hathorn, of Louisville, guided the teens in…

LFD receives Plum Creek Grant to buy equipment

From press reports The City of Louisville Fire Department was awarded a $2,500 grant from the Plum Creek Foundation to assist in purchasing additional safety equipment for their eight volunteer fire departments in Louisville and Winston County that provide fire…

E911 Advisory Board discuss future plans

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County E911 Advisory Board held a meeting on July 23 at the Winston County Annex Building to discuss concerns and make decisions about the future of the 911 services for the…

Suspects sought in home burglaries

Patsy Freeman Winston County Journal pfreemanwcj@gmail.com 662.773.6241 ext. 26 From press reports According to the FBI, a house, apartment, or condominium in the United States is burglarized once every 15 seconds.  In 2008, victims of burglary lost an estimated $4.6…

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B & G Club Open House Aug. 2, 3-7 p.m. The Winston County Boys and Girls Club will have their open house on Aug. 2 from 3-7 p.m. All members must fill out new applications. The fee will be $30…

ECCC Workforce Development offers OSHA

From press reports OSHA HAZWOPER, training for Hazardous Waste Operations Workers, is being offered at the East Central Community College Career Advancement Center located in the old Spartus facility at 923 South Church Street in Louisville. This 40-hour course provides…

Military news

Navy Seaman Recruit Russell J. Clark Navy Seaman Recruit Russell J. Clark, son of Pamela K. Wilson of Chunky, Miss. and James M. Clark, of Noxapater, Miss., recently completed U.S. Navy basic training at Recruit Training Command, Great Lakes, Ill.…

School supply giveaway set

From press reports The Louisville First Assembly of God will host a free school supplies and free refreshment event on Sunday, August 5 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. The church is located near the Louisville Coliseum. This giveaway is…