Calendar of Events

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.

WMC Auxiliary meeting Oct. 17

There will be a meeting on Thursday, October 17 at 2 p.m. in the dining room of the Winston Medical Center to discuss new membership and ways to grow the gift shop for the WMC patients and families. Anyone wishing to join the Auxiliary can call Brandi Krajewski, Marketing Director at 779-5111 or by attending the meeting.

Giveaway October 19

Trinity Church of God in Christ will be giving away clothes, shoes, toys, etc. on October 19 at 9:30 a.m. at 706 Winston Street in Louisville.

Seminars at Library

The Winston County Library will host three free seminars on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) over the next three months.

A representative from Health Help Mississippi’s Starkville office will present information on ACA and answer any questions participants may have.

ACA Seminar dates are Friday, October 18, from 12:00 – 1:00; Tuesday, November 19, from 12:00 – 1:00; and Tuesday, December 17 from 12:00 – 1:00. Anyone can call the library in advance or email the library with a question. Contact information for the Winston County Library is 662-773-3212 (phone); 662-773-8434 (fax); or (e-mail).

In addition to the free seminar, a free brown-bag lunch will be provided to the first 25 participants at each meeting by the Friends of the Library.

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

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.

Auction for Missions, Saturday, October 19

The Community Center in Ackerman HWY 15 & College- Ackerman, MS, Gospel Singing starts @ 9:00 a.m., Auction starts @ 10:00 a.m., Concession & Door prizes, Everyone come out & support Missions, (Africa, Mexico & Haiti), Cecil Ingram Auctioneer, Circle I Auction, License # 144, Sponsored by Miracles of Faith Ministries and Area Churches. ( Household items, Mechanical & many other items.)

85th anniversary set October 20

Ellison Ridge Baptist Church, Louisville area will be having their 85th Anniversary, Sunday, October 20 beginning at 11 a.m. There will be a dinner following in the fellowship area. Everyone is welcome to enjoy this special occassion, food and fellowship.

Church Anniversary October 20

Mount Calvary Baptist will celebrate their 141 Church Anniversary Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. The guest speaker will be Rev. Joe Shumaker pastor of Springhill Baptist Church in Louisville, Ms.

Pastor celebration Oct. 20

The Uncompromised Word Church cordially invites everyone to celebrate the 1st Annual Pastoral Celebration for Pastor Carter and First Lady Carter. This grand event will take place on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 3:00pm at the United Steelworkers Union Hall. Dr. Anthony McIntosh and the Mt. Bell M.B. Church Family will be guests for that afternoon.

Men’s Day Oct. 20

Mt. Pleasant No.1 located on 2058 Evergreen Road will be having Men’s Day program on Sunday, October 20, 2013 at 3:00 p.m.  The speaker for the program will be Pastor Terry Franklin of Redeemed by God Ministries of Brooksville, MS.  Pastor Willie V. Daniels invites the public.

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.

Fall fest set at Crystal Ridge Oct. 26

Crystal Ridge Baptist Church Fall Festival October 26 at 5:00 p.m., Fun for all ages, Music, Food, Trunk or Treat, and Hay Ride

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.

Book signing Oct. 28

Warren Trest on Monday, October 28 will be at the Winston County Library to sing his newest book.

Trest will be on hand from 3 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Mr. Trest is a Winston County native.

4-H Stew Fundraiser set for Nov. 1

4-H Stew Fundraiser set for Friday, November 1 at the Winston County Extension Office from11 a.m. – 2 p.m. $5.00 for a cup of stew and a cornbread muffin or crackers. Eat in or take out.Will deliver large orders. Please call large orders in at 662-773-3091 or 662-773-5531.

Annual Bazaar Nov. 2

First Methodist Church will hold their annual bazaar on Saturday, November 2. Breakfast will be served from 7 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. The Bazaar will be from 7:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. There will be something for everyone! Lots of homemade goodies, Christmas shops, crafts, white elephant, kids corner, silent auction, and much more. Lots of fun and fellowship.

Pastor celebration Nov. 3

Mount Cannie MIssionary Baptist Church of Louisville, Ms  will be celebrating their pastor George W. Love 31st anniversary on November 3, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. Reverend James L. Morris Sr.pastor of Wesley United Methodist Church of Louisville, Ms will be the guest speaker. The public is invited to attend and dinner will be served.

REPM to meet Nov. 7

REPM to meet November 7 in the Louisville City Hall at 1 PM withg speaker: Kyle Curran, President of Louisville BancorpSouth

Topic: Economy.

Johnson family benefit November 9

Walk-a-thon to benefit Johnson family. Walk from Weir Water Tower to Panhandle Fire Dept, will be held on November 9th beginning at 7AM; final sign up at 9AM. Sponsorships needed, donations accepted. For more info call Karen Miller 779-3958 or Vickie McNeer 803-6506. If no answer, leave message.

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.