Calendar of Events

AARP Oct. 9

Winston County area AARP Chapter #2859 will hold their October 9, 2013 meeting in the City Hall at 2:00 P.M. Members are asked to be present and on time.

Youth event Oct. 12

Harvest Motivational Youth Explosion at Academy Park October 12, 2013, 12PM – 5PM. Fun Games, Music, Food and Guest Speaker, Encouraging all ages. Races, and religions to attend, Parents please encourage and bring your children. For more information please call 662-803-3338 or 662-803-9395.

Hill reunion Oct. 12

The annual Hill reunion will be held at October 12, 2013 at Noxapater Pentecostal Campground starting at 10:30 a.m. Please bring a covered dish and enjoy the fellowship with each other. For more information call 662-773-3286.

Choir Day Oct. 13

Friendship MB Church will host their Annual Gospel Choir Day October 13, 2013, at 3:00 O’clock located at 506 Jones Avenue, Louisville, MS.

Family Center’s Parent Workshop to host events

October is “Reading Fair” and “Safety” month at the Family Center. The staff at the Family Center invite you to the “Reading Workshops” held each Thursday ( 10 and 17) from 5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. Teachers from Fair and Louisville Elementary will discuss, demonstrate, and answer questions concerning the reading Fair. The teachers and staff will cut letters for your child’s board.

On October 24, the Family Center will present a workshop on “Fire Safety”. Mr. Randal Livingston will discuss and demonstrate good tips for fire safety at home. The workshop will be from 5:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M. We look forward to seeing you at these informative workshops. For more information please call 662-773-4018

Celebrating 27 years Oct. 13

Truth Christian Center 323 West Main, Louisville, Ms Celebrating 27 years of serving Jesus, Saturday Night October 12, 2013 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday October 13 at 2:00 p.m. Special guest and Special services Everyone Welcome. 662-773-8272.

Music in McCool Oct. 13

Crossing Jordan (formerly The Jason Boone Band) will perform at Salem UMC in McCool on Sunday October 13 at 6 pm for a love offering.

Women’s program Oct. 13

Pleasant Ride M. B. Church, of Noxapater and Pastor Reverand Joe B. Glass invite you and your church family to come and worship with us at our Annual Women’s Day Program October 13 at 3:00 p.m. The guest minister will be Evangelist Essie Jackson Associate Minister of Mt. Sinai M. B. Church in Louisville.

Reed reunion Oct. 13

The Dave and Rose Reed reunion will be held Sunday, Oct. 13, 2013 at the Noxapater Park in Noxapater, MS. This will be an all day event bring your favorite covered dish and reunite with new and old family members alike. Please call 662-803-1932 with any questions.

NWTF outdoor event Oct. 17


Grace Christian School Gym

Guns- yeti coolers–generators–much more

games-wildlife art-other great hunting and outdoor prizes

1 gun door prize for every 10 people with tickets

15-20 rifles, shotguns, handguns to be won

For Tickets Call:

Al Porter 662-803-0995, WENDELL WOMACK 662-803-3974, Robert Higginbotham 662-803-2017

Swamptown 5K Oct. 19

Swamptown 5K Run/Walk , October 19, 2013, 2896 Middleton Rd, Louisville, Ms 39339. Entry Fee pre register $30, on site register $35, Registration begins at 7:00 am, All Participants will receive water and snacks, Race begins at 8:00 am Classes: Female overall (15 – 19), (20-29), (30- 39), (40 – 49), (50 – 59), (60 +)

Male overall: (15 – 19), (20-29), (30- 39), (40 – 49), (50 – 59), (60 +)

Directions: From Louisville- Take Hwy 397 for 11 miles, turn right onto HWY 490, go .2 miles. Take 1st left onto Calhoun Road, go 2.5 miles and turn left onto Middleton Road, go .04 miles and destination is on the left. All proceeds will benefit the friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park. Mail Entry forms to P. O. Box 83, Louisville, MS 39339 Contact info Jerry Hemphill 662-803-7323, Kristy Woodruff 662-803-5651 or Lee Robertson 662-504-1255

Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park, Fall Festival & 5K run, October 19th 2013, Begins at 9:00 am, 2896 Middleton Rd. Directions: From Louisville- Take Hwy 397 for 11 miles, turn right onto HWY 490, go 2 miles. Take 1st left onto Calhoun Road, go 2.5 miles and turn left onto Middleton Road, go .04 miles and destination is on the left. Arts, Games, Food, Cake Walk, Crafts, Vendors, Bouncers, Talent Show.

Talent Show $10- Register on site from 9-10am.

All proceeds go to benefit The Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park.

Steak Supper Oct. 19

Indian Springs Assembly of God will be serving a Ribeye Steak Supper Saturday, October 19 beginning at 4 p.m. Suggested donation for Steak Plates will be $15 and for Chicken Tenders Plates will be $12. Take-out plates will be available. Come and join the congregation for food and fellowship. The church is located at the intersection of Hwy. 25 and Mt. Calvary Church Rd., 12 miles south of Louisville or 6 miles north of Hwy. 19.

Hailey reunion October 19

The Jennie and Chester Hailey family reunion will be held October 19, 2013 at Lake Tiak O’Khata form 11:00 A.M. until 5:30 P.M. All family members are invited. For more information call 662-773-7492.

Banquet Oct. 19

The Missionary’s Department of Lonely Valley C. M. E. Church, Rev Eddie B. Robinson Pastor, ladies will be sponsoring a Banquet, Saturday October 19, 2013 from 5:30 P.M.- 9:30 P.M. Dress up in your evening gowns, tuxedos, hats, gloves and accessories or put on your Sunday best. There will be a price for the dinner. For more information call 661-773-2972 or 662-773-3014. The public is invited

Youth Choir Musical Oct. 20

Mt. Pisgah M.B. Church will host its Annual youth Musical on October 20, 2013 at 2: 30 p.m. The public is welcome and invited to come and support the children. Pastor , Rev. Donald Bryant

Family Day Oct. 20

The Sunflower M. B. Church of Scooba, MS where Rev. John E. Ball of Louisville, MS serves as pastor will celebrate Family and Friends Day on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 1:30 p.m.

Rev. Marcus Lawrence pastor of the Mt. Ararat M.B.Church in Scooba, MS and the First Baptist Church of Wahalak will be the guest speaker. The public is invited to attend. Dinner will be served.

Annual Bazaar at Whitehall Oct. 26

The Whitehall UMC annual bazaar will be held Saturday October 26, 2013. Doors will open at 8:00 a.m. There will be a delicious buffet, crafts, homemade goodies, a white elephant sale, silent auction and lots of fun & fellowship. Lunch will be available at 10:30 a.m. Veterans receive a ½ off discount on breakfast- Limit 1. Bring a friend and come and enjoy our annual bazaar Saturday, October 26th from 8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

90th birthday planned Oct. 26

A 90 Birthday Celebration honoring Archie Ree Sullivan on Saturday, October 26, 2013 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. at Macedonia Baptist Church on HWY 397, Louisville.

No gifts please, your presence is gift enough.

REPM to meet Nov. 7

Date: November 7, 2013

Place: Louisville City Hall

Time: 1:00 PM

Speaker: Kyle Curran, President of Louisville BancorpSouth

Topic: Economy

Walking in Wellness each Saturday

A Walking and Wellness group will be walking Saturdays from 9:00am to 10 am at Ivy Park in Louisville. Walk, Exercise and Tennis Every Saturday morning. All are invited to come enjoy the exercise and fun.

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. .

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.