Calendar of events

Church to host revival March 5

Elder Ronnie L. Paige and the members of the Ebenezer Church of God in Christ, announces and invites all people to the annual “Spring Revival” March 5 through March 7, beginning with prayer at 7 p.m. and service at 7:30 p.m. The Evangelists for this holy event will be Elder Ronnie L. Paige, Pastor of Ebenezer COGIC and Minister Joseph Benjamin Paige of New Beginning Evangelistic COGIC of Crystal Springs, MS.

REPM to meet March 6

Tour of the Central Office of Louisville Public Schools

The tour of the central office of Louisville Public Schools will begin at the Central Office 10:45 a.m. on March 6. Refreshments will be served.  The regular meeting will be held at Louisville City Hall at 1 p.m. The speaker will be Tom Bush, President of Winston County Crime Stoppers.

 Prevent Bullying workshop to be held

March is “Prevent Bullying” month at the Family Center.  The workshops will inform parents about recognizing the signs and preventing bullying in our schools and communities.  The counselors of the Louisville Municipal School District will provide valuable information to help combat bullying.  Pre-K through 6th grade parents’ workshop will be held at 5:15 p.m., March 6 at the Family Center.  The 7th through 12th grade parents’ workshop will be held at 5:15 p.m., March 20 at the Family Center.

Health Information workshop to be held

Friends of Dean Park Inc. and Winston Medical Center present Health Information Workshop, Thursday March 6 beginning at 5:30 p.m. till 7:30 p.m. at Faith Beyond Wall Christian Center, 95 Odie Shields Road, Louisville.  Directions take 15 South toward Noxapater, turn right on Young Crossing Road, take first right onto Odie Shields Road, 3rd building on the left which is behind Dean park.  A healthy Spaghetti Dinner will be served. Topics: Resources for medical care and other services for low income people, resources for the medical mentally ill, and Medical Waiver and Meals on Wheels.  For more information call Richard Moncrief, President of Dean Park, Inc 662-736-3323, Elmetra Patterson, Vice President of Dean Park, Inc. 510-672-2106 or Brandi Krajewski, Winston Medical Center, 662-773-5111.

 Annual Men’s Day Program on March 9

The Union Chapel M.B. Church will host their Annual Men’s Day Program on Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 3:00 p.m.  Pastor Scotty Dailey of Pine Grove M.B. Church in Laurel, MS and his choir will be the special guest  and also the Bethel M.B. Church Male Choir from Starkville, MS.  The public is cordially invited to attend this event.

HealthHelp MS to answer questions

Latisha Butler with HealthHelp Mississippi (Starkville, MS) will return to the Winston County Library on Monday, March 10 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.  Mrs. Butler will answer questions about the Affordable Care Act and go through the website with anyone who needs help filing for a health insurance application, or if anyone just wants to see if they are eligible for insurance under the ACA, and how much it would be.  This will be the only date in March that she will be able to come to the library, before the March 31 deadline for filing for insurance.

Church to hold revival

New Zion M. B. Church will hold spring revival services the week of March 10-14.  Rev. Dr. Vincent Coleman of Mill Spring M. B. Church of Weir will serve as guest speaker.  Services will begin at 7:30 p.m.


Camp to meet

Captain John M Bradley Camp #384 will meet at 7 p.m. on March 10 in the Anex building.


Civil War Round table meeting to be held

The Golden Triangle Civil War Round Table will meet Tuesday, March 11, at 106 Miley Center (Golden Triangle Planning & Development bldg.), Starkville. Edwina Carpenter is the speaker and will be discussing the Battle of Brice’s Crossroads, as well as their upcoming anniversary events schedule in June.  Refreshments and social time at 6:30; meeting begins at 7 p.m.  Guests are welcomed.

Red Hills Senior Citizens to meet

The Red Hills Senior Citizens will meet Tuesday, March 11 at the Winston County Extension office from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m.  We will have a special guest joining us.  Please bring a covered dish.  Friends are welcome.

 AARP to meet

Winston County Area AARP Chapter #2859 will hold their March 12 meeting in city hall at 11 a.m.  Please note the change of time.

 Knitting and Crocheting Workshop March 15

Do you need help with Knitting or Crochet project? The Louisville “Life’s a Stitch” Group is sponsoring another workshop where you can get assistance with your current /new knitting or crocheting projects. You will need to bring your pattern, needles or hook and yarn. Cost is $5, date Saturday, March 15 from 9 a.m. until 12noon at the Winston County Chamber of Commerce, 311 West Park Street, 2nd Floor Conference Room accessible by stairs.  Sign up by calling Rebecca at 662-773-5904.  Find us on Facebook at Life’s a Stitch.

6th Anniversary Celebration on March 16

Endtime Sanctuary, UPC located at 202 W College Street in Louisville MS will have their 6th Anniversary Celebration on March 16, 2014 beginning at 10:05 a.m. The visiting speaker will be Pastor Tony Roberts of Philadelphia, MS, whose parents, the late Rev. T. M. Roberts and Sis Roberts pastored in Louisville in the mid 60’s. A meal will be served about 12:00. Friends and connections to the church are invited by Pastor Marlon Adcock and the congregation. For more info: 662-803-7366.


Mounty Cannie Missionary Baptist to have youth revival

Mount Cannie Missionary Baptist Church of Louisville will be having their Youth Revival Sunday, March 16 through Tuesday, March 18. The revival will begin at 5 p.m. Sunday and 7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday. The guest speaker will be Reverend Joe Glass, Pastor of Pleasant Ridge M.B. Church of Noxpater, MS. The public is invited to attend.

Book signing to be held at the library

Angie Coats will be signing her book, Real Women Rise: Take a Step Back, on March 29 at the Winston County Library.

 Lay blood pressure screening training to be held

Lay blood pressure screening training will be held on Tuesday, March 18 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Calvary Apostolic Life Center at 104 Beal Street in Louisville. Free and open to the public. Participants must register by March 11, to evangelist Maria Triplett at 662-803-5171.

Oak Grove # 2 M. B. Church taking trip to Iowa May 2

Oak Grove #2 M.B. Church will be going to Davenport IA. On May 2, 2014, leaving at 5:00 a.m. and will depart for home on May 4 at 3:00 p.m.  If anyone is interested in going on this trip please contact: Dixie Patty 662-773-3951, Shirley Smith 662-773-9546, Linda Mitchell 662-803-5347 or Norris Jernigan 662-228-1206.

Calvary Apostolic spring health fair to be held

The Calvary Apostolic health fair will be held from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday, May 17 at 104 Beal Street in Louisville.

GFWC 20th Century Club planning run

GFWC 20th Century Club of Ackerman is sponsoring a 5K Run to benefit Wounded Warriors on Saturday, March 29 at 8 a.m. and a Kid’s Fun Run at 9 a.m. in downtown Ackerman. One hundred percent of all proceeds will go to the Wounded Warrior Project. For more information, call 1-808-372-2259 or register online at

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 5:30 pm and will be conducted at the City of Louisville board room, City Hall, Louisville.

FCA to present play

French Camp Academy in French Camp, MS presents the play; It’s a Wonderful Life, by James Rodgers on Friday and Saturday nights at 7:00 in the King Auditorium. Enjoy this stage performance of a favorite all-American story where Clarence earns his wings and George Bailey realizes his is a wonderful life. Tickets are available at the door for $8.00 for adults and $3.00 for 18 years old and under. For more information contact Sylvia Dickson at (662) 547-6482.


AA meets on Monday and Wednesday nights

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.


Paparazzi meet fourth Thursday of each month

The Winston County Paparazzi are meeting on fourth Thursday 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 of each month 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.


Volunteer Opportunity

Volunteers have many opportunities with Sta-Home such as providing companionship to patients and caregivers, shopping for the families, light housekeeping, baking and cooking, filing and making phone calls.  Currently we are looking for volunteers ages 16 years and older with a valid driver’s license and proof of auto insurance. If you are interested in volunteering with Sta-Home please call Shannon Withers a call at (601) 481-5824 or email