Monthly Archives: September 2012

Backwoods Comics Festival this Saturday

That’s right folks, Louisville’s own Comics Festival will be this Saturday on Sept. 29 at the Coliseum on Ivy Ave from 10am till 6pm. There will be webcartoonists from around the state and even one from Florida and Arkansas. Also…

Vowell to bring Cash Saver to Louisville

From staff and press reports A new grocery store is coming to Louisville, at the former Piggly Wiggly location on Church Street. Triple V, Inc, which operates Vowell’s grocery stores, announced it’s bringing a Cash Saver store here. Cash Saver…

Friends of Legion Park hold meeting

Submitted by: Frances Ball Friends of Legion State Park The quarterly meeting was held on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Legion Lodge. There were 31 out of 40 members present. The purpose of the meeting was to update the projects…

Calendar of EVents

Neighborhood Watch meeting Sept. 27 The Highpoint – New Zion neighborhood Watch meeting will be Thursday September 27. Meeting begins at 7:00 P.M. A The Highpoint Fire Department. Our guest speaker will be a Represenative from Crime Stoppers. Please come…

Noxapater softball field lights are shining bright

Submitted We are all so pleased to finally have lights on the softball field. This has been an ongoing project for several years. The original request was made through the Noxapater Park Committee. Members of the park committee raised concern…

Noxapater marks another victory

Ruthie Robison The Winston County Journal The defending Class 1A champion Noxapater Tigers continued their winning streak last Friday night routing the Ethel Tigers, 47-6. The Tigers traveled to Ethel in hopes of repeating history and adding a win to…

Nanih Waiya takes win against Bulldogs

By Ruthie Robison The Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya Warriors gained their first win of the season in a dramatic style outscoring their opponent, 54-21. The Warriors took a break from division play to host the Class 2A Clarkdale…

Winston Academy Patriots take win over Jaguars 28-19

By Wendell Womack The Beauty and the Beast reigned over Patriot Field last Friday night! Homecoming Queen Jade Smith and her court brought beauty and charm to the Winston homecoming activities, while her Patriot football team brought doom and destruction…

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – September 27, 1912 The Louisville Concert Band will close their summer concert series next Sunday, at 3:30 p.m., at Masonic Park. NOXAPATER: “Ran” Stevens, who is employed with a railroad south of Hattiesburg, spent a few…