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No driver is thrilled to see flashing lights twirling in the rearview mirror whether it is an ambulance, fire truck, police cruiser, or sheriff’s department vehicle.

But during the frightening moments in life, the men … Read more

Volunteer firefighters serve community

Did you ever stop to think what would happen if no one volunteered to put out fires or respond to medical emergencies in your community. The toll in lives and property would be unfathomable.

Over 70 percent of the fire … Read more

Winston County educator awarded graduate scholarship

Penny Hill, Director of Curriculum and Personnel in the Louisville Municipal School District, recently received a $1,000 graduate scholarship from the Mississippi Professional Educators (MPE). A resident of Louisville, Hill earned her Bachelor of Science, her Master of Science, and … Read more

STAR persons honored

STAR students with their STAR teachers who were honored recently at the banquet in Jackson Dennis Reed and Jennifer Hayes from Louisville High School and Marc McCool with Kenley McMullan from Nanih Waiya High School.IMG_0762Read more

Spring Board meeting

On Saturday, April 30, representatives from Republican Women throughout Mississippi, met at Lake Tiak O’Khata for its annual Spring Board Meeting. State Officers and Chapter Presidents throughout Mississippi discussed issues of importance to Republicans. After all business was conducted, the … Read more

Assists at State Capitol

Braxton David Bane of Louisville recently served as a page for the Mississippi Senate. Pages generally run errands for officials and Senate staff. Braxton is pictured with Lt. Governor Tate Reeves who sponsored his visit. Braxton is the son of … Read more

Ribbon cutting held for Hands on Massage

By Daniel Brunty

The Winston County Journal

Members of The Winston County Chamber of Commerce and city officials were present for the ribbon cutting for new business Hands on Massage located at 600 North Court Avenue Suite C in Louisville.… Read more

Appetizers: Brock’s parties and receptions

Well, the appetizers are always a sure hit around this time of year, and “southernized” appetizers seem to be even a greater hit for people when it comes to birthday parties, wedding or baby showers, and wedding or anniversary receptions. … Read more

ECCC annual award winners recognized

Recipients of Hall of Fame and other honors were recognized during the annual Awards Day program held April 28, 2016, at East Central Community College in Decatur.

Career award recipients include Josh Crutcher of Sebastopol, residential carpentry; Christina McKinnion of … Read more