Beautification Day held at Dean Park

by Elmetra Patterson It was a beautiful day for beautification of Dean Park on Saturday, March 9, 2013. The wind was high but so was the temperature as various groups joined in with the Friends of Dean Park, Inc. to…

Municipal elections see few qualifiers

From staff reports Local municipal elections gained few candidates to the ballot besides the incumbents already in place. In Louisville, Alderman- At-Large Frances Ball will face democratic challenger Stacy Thames in the party primary and Larry Veazey, an independent, in…

Banquet honors those who give back to community

From staff reports The Winston County Chamber of Commerce presented eight awards to members of the chamber and Winston County community at its annual Chamber Awards Celebration and Dinner on Thursday, March 7. “The annual awards banquet is a time…

Drug Court completes statewide system

From Press Reports The creation of a drug court for the Fifth Circuit Court District completes statewide coverage of drug courts in Mississippi. All 22 Circuit Court districts now operate drug courts. Circuit judges Joseph Loper of Ackerman and Clarence…

Obituaries

Mrs. Minnie Clara Eaves Rogers Mrs. Minnie Clara Eaves Rogers, 77, died Friday, March 8, 2013, at her daughter’s home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, March 9th, at Bethel Baptist Church Church, with Rev.…