Monthly Archives: July 2013

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 25, 1913 The first run of the ice plant made by the Woodward Bros. plant…

Showalter is ready for the show ‘The Winner Is’

By RUTHIE ROBISON Lifestyles Editor: Greenwood Commonwealth   Entertaining has always been a part of Amy Showalter’s life. From the time she was 3 years old, Showalter would prance around from house to house in her Louisville neighborhood, knock on…

Two Central Mississippi officers arrested

JACKSON — Two correctional officers and a 65-year-old mother visiting her son have been arrested in separate Mississippi Department of Corrections’ investigations since Sunday. Ciarra Harley and Patricia Bennett-Armstrong, both Jackson residents and employees at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility (CMCF)…

LMSD election set after law changes

By Anna Katharine Baskin The Winston County Journal   2013 will be the first year that the Louisville Municipal School District will hold its trustee election in November. The beginning qualifying date for the District 1 trustee post will be…

ECCC offers Truckdriving Program

Earn your CDL by letting us bring the training to you at our Decatur, Louisville, and Philadelphia locations.  To be eligible, you must be at least eighteen years old for an Intrastate License; twenty-one years old for an Interstate License;…

BSF Career Education workshop held

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Congratulations to a recent group of participants for completing the Building Strong Families (BSF) Career Education workshop. The class was held last month on the campus of East Central Community College (ECCC) in Louisville, MS. The career workshops are sponsored…

‘Mississippi Girl’ sings for a million on NBC

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From press reports   Watch Amy Showalter, native Mississippian, compete for one million dollars on NBC’s new summer hit “The Winner Is…” on Thursday July 25, 2013 at 8pm central. This summer, NBC’s whips up its latest summer hit “The…