Monthly Archives: May 2013

LMSD Health Fair held April 22

From staff reports The Louisville Municipal School District Family Center hosted a Free Health Fair on April 22. The Winston Medical Center and Brandi Blanton, Nurse at Fair Elementary School had booths to help those attending test for Cholesterol, Blood…

BrainMinders skit performed at local schools

by Theresa Bridges Recently, the Pilot Club of Louisville performed The BrainMinders, a skit on brain health, to second graders at Grace Christian School and Noxapater Attendance Center. With the use of puppets, Pilot members taught the students about boating…

One Birthday celebration set

From press reports It is with great pride and honor that the family and friends of “Hunter” David Holmes announces his 101 birthday on May 7th, 2013. Mr. Holmes was born 101 years ago in Winston County Mississippi. He lived…

LMSD and Head Start hold collaborative meeting

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal Winston County Complex/Mississippi Action for Progress, Inc. and Fair Elementary School joined together for a collaborative meeting on April 18 at the Winston County Head Start Complex in Louisville. Representatives from the Louisville…

EMCC holds awards day at Scooba campus

SCOOBA– East Mississippi Community College recognized outstanding students April 24 during its annual Scooba campus Awards Day program. Award winners were chosen by instructors as exemplary students. Scooba campus counselor Jenny Box, who coordinated the Scooba campus Awards Day ceremony,…

Airport Board, aldermen address landslide issue

From staff reports The Louisville/Winston County Airport Board are working with the City of Louisville officials to gain grant funds to make repairs at the airport. Representatives of the Louisville/Winston County Airport board addressed concerns regarding a landslide at the…

Mrs. Marilyn Mae Thomas Carver April 27, 2013 Funeral services for Mrs. Marilyn Mae Thomas Carver, 78, were held at French Camp Presbyterian Church in French Camp on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 11 a.m. Rev. Alex Coblentz and Rev.…