Calendar & Church News

TRIAD meet Jan. 29

Winston County TRIAD will meet at 11 A.M., Wednesday, January 29, at the Extension Office. Call 662-803-9411, or 662-736-3500 for more information.

Appreciation event Feb. 1

Trinity Church of God in Christ at 706 Winston Street, Louisville, MS 39339 cordially invites you to attend our appreciation for Charles Whitfield on Saturday February 1, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. Come and help us make this a joyful occasion.

Celebration Black History Month, February 1, 2014

Greenboro C.M.E. Church family and Reverend Carl Swanigan Pastor will be having our annual Black History Program Saturday February 1,2014 at 6:00 p.m. Our guest will be Lonely Valley Choir, Assembly of Jesus Christ of Westpoint, Mt Calvary Drill Team of Louisville. The groups will be our own Mighty Disciples of Louisville, The Faithful Jubilee’s, The Golden Gate’s, The Golden Tone’s of Starkville and Brooksville. The public is invited.

Winston Guards meet Feb. 3

Winston Guards #2643,  United  Daughters of the Confederacy, will meet Monday, February 3,2014, at 5:30 at Lake-O’Khata.

Meetings each Monday

SCV Camp John M. Bradley No. 384 meets on the 1st Monday of each month 7:00 p.m. at the Annex Building. If interested please attend

Mt. Pleasant celebrate anniversary

Mt Pleasant No. 2 M. B. Church will be celebrating Pastor and wife 15th year anniversary, Rev & Sister Curtis Johnson. The guest speaker will be Rev W. L. Hightower and the New Zion M. B. Church family, Sunday February 9, 2014. At 3:00 P.M. Everyone is cordially invited.

Water Association meeting February 17

Pugh’s Mill Water Association will hold it’s annual meeting on Monday February 17, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at the Winston County Annex building. All members are urged to attend.

Mission trip

The Oak Grove No. 2 M. B. Church will be going to Davenport IA. On May 2, leaving at 5 a.m. and will depart for home on May 4 at 3 p.m. If anyone is interested in going on this trip please contact: Dixie patty 662-773-0951, Shirley Smith 662-773-9546, Linda Mitchell 662-803-5347 or Norris Jernigan 662-228-1206.

AARP event set

Winston County area AARP Chapter No. 2859 will hold their February 12, 2014 meeting in the City Hall at 11:00 A.M. Members are asked to note the new time and be present.

Winston Guards to host event Jan. 31

Winston Guards 2643 UDC, Capt. John M. Bradley Camp SCV and the Beauregard Rifles Children of the confederacy are having their annual Lee-Jackson Banquet Friday night, Jan. 31, at Lake Tiak O’ Khata at 7 p.m. The speaker will be Major General William Freeman of Newton, MS.

AARP tax-aide offers free help with tax returns

Get free help with tax returns! Beinning February 5, (each Wednesday and Friday through tax season) AARP Tax-Aide volunteers will assist taxpayers with their 2013 tax returns 8:45 AM – 12:45 PM at the Winston County Library.

Customers should bring their previous year (2012) tax return along with their paperwork for 2013 and social security cards for all members of the family. For more information call Calvin at 662-803-6220, or Essie at 662-736-3500.

NAACP extravaganza in black Feb. 15

NAACP extravaganza in black will be Saturday, February 15, at 8 p.m. in the united steel workers of America hall on East John C. Stennis. entry $10 donation.

An elegant evening of dancing, food and fun. Contacts:    Renee Hampton            662-435-4512; Carolyn R. Hampton    662-803-2106

Crystal Ridge to feature singing Feb. 8

Crystal Ridge Baptist Church singing February 8th at 6:30 P.M. featuring The Reed Brothers. Finger foods after the singing. Everyone invited.

Harper Chapel to feature musical Feb. 22

The public is invited to Harper Chapel M. B. Church to worship with is on February 23, 2014 at 3:00 P.M. as our male Chorus is having a musical. Come and be blessed, Pastor Lynn Cunningham and First lady invite all.

Pancake supper set for Feb. 7

Magnolia Christian School Pancake & Sausage Supper, Friday February 7, 2014, Serving Pancakes w/ Sausage, toppings and drink. Cost is a donation to school, Serving will begin at 5:00 P.M. until 8:00 PM. Dine or carry out. School is located 1.5 miles East of Macon, MS on Magnolia Drive.

Airport board meeting First Monday

The Louisville-Winston County Airport Authority board announces that it will hold its regularly scheduled monthly meeting on the first Monday of each month.  Said meetings will begin at 530 pm and will be conducted at the City of Louisville board room, City Hall, Louisville, MS.

Winston Chiefs to meet

winston chiefs to meet feb. 8, feb. 22, march 1, march 15 on chiefs field ( eiland middle school ) from 10am to 1pm the winston county chiefs football will be establishing age groups for teams. 6,7&8, 9&10, 11&12 years old teams early registration for the upcoming football season for the powerhouse youth football association 25 spots for each team so reserve your spot by registering early. Free spring practice with early registration Jan.31 thru March 15 begins early registration players registration fee is $100 After March 15 Fee is $125. Also can turn in to any Chiefs Coach or Board Member.Contact Information: 662-582-6018, or 662-803- 6152

Now is the time Financial Aid starts here

FAFSA Days for Seniors, Seniors and their parents, FREE one on one assistance to complete federal (FAFSA) and state forms for college aid, Wednesday, February 5 and Thursday, February 6; 8:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. By appointment at Louisville High School, ask for Ms. Tomeka Walker, Counselor, for an appointment. 662-773-3431.

Raffle fundraiser

The Friends of the Library are selling raffle tickets for a beautiful hand-crocheted bedspread made by Mrs. Thelma Ross.  She donated it to Friends to be raffled as a fundraiser.  Tickets are $1 each or 6 for $5, and will be drawn on February 10th, just in time for Valentines Day.  The Friends are raising funds to purchase new chairs.

AA Meets

Louisville/Winston County Alcoholics Anonymous will now meet Monday and Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. on the second floor of the community house.

Calvary Apostolic NEW YEAR’S Health Fair

Saturday, February 1, 2014 12PM – 3PM

104 Beal Street

Louisville, MS. 39339

Door Prizes and Giveaways.

Calvary Apostolic Walking in Wellness

Saturdays beginning February 1, 2014

9 AM – 10 AM

Ivy Park

Louisville, MS. 39339

Paparazzi meet

The Winston County Paparazzi on fourth Thurs of each month

The Winston County Paparazzi is working with the MSU Extension Office in Louisville to offer monthly meetings for photography enthusiasts. The meetings are the fourth Thursday of each month at the MSU Extension Office in Louisville at 6pm and are open to everyone. For more information call 662-803-8222 after 6 p.m. or email

La Leche League of Louisville

La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International, latest breastfeeding information, 24-hour telephone help, and lending library. For meeting information call Bonnie at 662-773-3911.