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County receives election funds

Mississippi counties will share $1,099,999.92 of funding for election assistance from the Help Mississippi Vote Fund and the newly created Elections Support Fund with Winston County receiving $9,979. “With funding from the Help America Vote Act (HAVA) diminishing, counties statewide…

MDOT District One employees receive service awards

From press reports Recently the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) recognized its District One employees who have committed years of service to the department on June 28, 2012. MDOT Service Awards Program recognizes its employees for their length of service…

Louisville Aldermen cover business in July meeting

From staff reports The Louisville Board of Aldermen covered a lengthy agenda prior to the July 4 holiday. The Aldermen approved a public notice of bids for construction at Louisville Railcar facility on Railroad Avenue. The facility is expected to…

Calendar of Events

Louisville 2012 Softball League July 12 Louisville Softball League will be starting July 12. We will be having Co-ed Teams, Church League Teams, Men’s and Women’s Teams. If you are interested, contact 662-803-7216. All team entry fees must be in…

Taylor Group promotes Lowery to Corporate Position

From press reports The Taylor Group, Inc., the holding company of Taylor Machine Works, Inc, Sudden Service, Inc, Taylor Power Systems, Inc., Taylor Holding, Inc. and Taylor Leasing, has named Robert Lowery as Director of IT. Lowery’s promotion to the…

Hogue prepares for state DYW competition

From press reports Madeline Hogue, Distinguished Young Woman of Winston County, will be one of 36 Mississippi high school seniors competing for more than $42,500 in college scholarships when the Distinguished Young Women Program of 2013 begins Thursday, July 19,…

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – July 12, 1912 HIGHT: The young people of this community enjoyed an ice cream supper last Wednesday night at the home of Mr. L. L. Parks. – Misses Tannie May and Mary Ella Snow visited their…