Monthly Archives: August 2013

Winston opens season at Sylva Bay

By Wendell Womack   The Winston Patriots will open the 2013 season this Friday night in Bay Springs against the Sylva Bay Saints. The Saints, home of Ole Miss starting defensive halfback, Cody Pruitt, always put a well coached and…

Airport receives terminal funding

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Jorunal   The Louisville/ Winston County Airport received additional grant funding to build a new terminal building on the property. A Federal Aviation Grant along with Mississippi Department of Transportation Funds, county and city…

Presley pushes to extend rate incentives for small business owners

From press reports   Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley today publicly encouraged Mississippi’s major electric and gas utilities to extend Small Business Rate Incentives for another year. Incentives provided by Entergy Mississippi, Mississippi Power Company, Atmos Energy, CenterPoint Energy and…

Nunnelee talks economic development and more

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By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal   Congressman Alan Nunnelee spoke to a crowd of approximately 50 people at the recent Rotary Club of Louisville program. Congressman Nunnelee was the guest speaker for the program on August 7 which…

Pilot Club Welcomes new member

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The Pilot Club of Louisville welcomed a new member at their July meeting. Allison Shanabrough was installed by club president Tara Woodward, and Paula Fulton presented her with her club pin and binder. Pictured are Allison Shanabrough and Paula Fulton.…

Republican women hosts Cravens

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From staff reports   Michael Cravens, Chief of Staff for Congressman Gregg Harper, and Winston County native discussed D.C. politics with the Winston County Republican Women on Monday, August 12. Cravens reminded the group that while redistricting may have moved…

Locals graduate space academy

Nathan Letteri and Adam Thomas at space camp.

From press reports   Nathan Letteri and Adam Thomas recently attended Robotics Camp at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, home of SPACE CAMP and NASA’s official Visitor information Center for Marshall Space Flight Center. The weeklong educational program promotes…