Monthly Archives: July 2012

Pop culture discussion panel planned at event

From press reports BubbaWorld Comics will be hosting the BACKWOODS COMICS FESTIVAL at the Louisville, MS Coliseum on Sept. 29 from 10 am till 6 pm with Cartoonists, Web Cartoonists, Novelists, Writers, Comic Book Vendors along with Anime, Steampunk and…

Summer Library program a great success

The Winston County Summer Library Program had another great year according to the library staff. The Summer Library Program Awards Day had over 200 children and parents attended the Awards Program. Children received awards for the books they read and…

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – July 26, 1912 [This issue was not available for review.] Advertisers in July 1912 included: “Good merchandise at Surprisingly LOW PRICES. SPECIAL FOR COURT WEEK Only! Calico, per yard – 4 cents; Cotton Checks, per yard…

ECCC offers OSHA HAZWOPER class in Louisville

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 training in remediation…

Guardsman promoted to lt. colonel

From press reports JACKSON, Miss.— Robert J. McWhirter of Ocean Springs, was promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the Mississippi National Guard here July 17, 2012. Brig. Gen. Mitch Brown, the Assistant Adjutant General, Mississippi Army National Guard,…

Lifetime resident publishes life story

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County A lifetime resident of Winston County is ready to tell her life story in the form of a short novel soon to be released. Mrs. Frances Stewart Ball is the author of “Front Porch…

JA Tasting Tea a success

By Angel Whitehead – Vice President Junior Auxiliary The Junior Auxiliary of Louisville held their Annual Tasting Tea and Silent Auction April 21st at First United Methodist Church in Louisville. This event helped in raising the much needed funds for…