Category: News

LMSD to offer engineering classes through PLTW

From staff reports

The Louisville Municipal School District continues to increase the learning experience of its students with the incorporation of technology education provided by an educational nonprofit organization this school year.

The school district recently added an engineering course … Read more

Sturgis Bike Rally visit


As Sturgis held another successful Bike Rally, Winston Countians turned out Friday night to wave and see the motorcycles pass through as part of the annual Dinner Ride through Winston and Choctaw counties. One resident, former Sen. Giles Ward holds

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Junior Auxiliary to host 2nd annual Color Fun Run

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The Junior Auxiliary of Louisville would like thank everyone for their support and donations to the 2016 School Supply Drive. Pictured Jennifer Busby, Sukie Philyaw, Christy Forsythe, Jennifer Weeks, Kristin Swindle, Samantha Dickerson, and Mandy Howell Junior Auxiliary is a

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Former exchange student visits Winston County

From staff reports

An exchange of cultures can be a beautiful thing.

That was the case of a former exchange student who recently returned to visit her former “house parents” in Winston County.

Eight years ago Jihyeon Oh came to … Read more

Mayor gives update at Brighter Days II

From staff reports

Louisville Mayor Will Hill recently visited Brighter Days II on Tuesday, August 16, 2016 to update the attendees of the progress of the City of Louisville’s recovery and growth since the April 14, 2014 storms.

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In the August 17 edition of the Jail Docket in the Winston County Journal, Terry Carter was listed with incorrect charges. Mr. Carter was only charged with reckless driving. All other charges should have been listed under another persons’ name. … Read more

New quilt display at library


“Stained Glass Butterflies” by Martha Dubard, quilted by Colleen Eskridge is on display at the library Throughout the month of August.

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Samuel E. and Lettie Long Hames/Haimes family reunion

The annual Samuel E. and Lettie Long Hames/Haimes family reunion is to be held on Saturday, August 27, 2016 in the recreation hall of Gum Branch Baptist Church. From Louisville take the highway 25 bypass toward Starkville, take a left … Read more

ECCC’s Annual Meet the Warriors is Aug. 29  

From school reports

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and student-athlete introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m. on Monday at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.

ECCC President … Read more