Monthly Archives: July 2013

Calendar of Events

Benefit Auction July 5 Benefit Auction July 5, 2013 beginning at 6:00 p.m. at the Catfish Opry. Proceeds go to the Lee Weeks Family, who lost their house and all contents to a fire a couple of weeks ago. There…

Military notes

Army Spec. Stephen J. Thames has graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C. During the nine weeks of training, the soldier studied the Army mission, history, tradition and core values, physical fitness, and received instruction and practice…

Obituaries

Mr. Johnnie Lee Grant Funeral Services for Mr. Johnnie Lee Grant, 75, were held at 2pm on June 30, 2013 at Beck Funeral Home Chapel. Reverend William Haynes officiated. Burial followed in Memorial Garden. A resident of Louisville, MS, Mr.…

Noxapater Dollar General Community to hold blood drive

From press reports   The road of life is often rocky and filled with unforeseen obstacles—like traumatic injuries, life-threatening injuries and major surgeries. Blood donors help pave the way to recovery for patients by making sure blood is available when…

Education notes

UM Honor roll Winston County Students Listed On Chancellor’s, Dean’s Honor Rolls at The University of Mississippi (Ole Miss) The following University of Mississippi students are listed on the Chancellor’s Honor Roll for the spring 2013 semester. For the honor,…

Winston County Farmers Market receives certification

From press reports   The Winston County Farmers Market in Louisville was recently certified by the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce as part of the Mississippi Certified Farmers Market Program. The Mississippi Department of Agriculture and Commerce launched the…

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – July 4, 1913 LOUISVILLE: All the stores will be closed tomorrow for the 4th celebration. –…

Local BeeHive Homes “a buzz”

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John and Robyn Mayfield and Dr. Dewitt and Peggy Crawford, owners of the assisted living home, BeeHive Homes of Louisville, recently attended the 26th National Conference of the BeeHive Homes. The conference was held in St. George, Utah. The logo…