Category: News

NAACP hosts annual Back to School Rally

From staff reports

Every summer for the past ten years students and families of Winston County have had a chance to get “pumped-up” for school at the NAACP Back-to-School Rally.

The Winston County NAACP in partnership with the Louisville Municipal … Read more

Camp Good News success

The first Camp Good News held last week at Eiland Middle School was a total success with 51 children attending.

There were 10 youth who volunteered to assist during the daily activities with games, crafts, and skill building activities.

Fourteen … Read more

Countywide tailgate set for Aug. 18

From staff reports

The next chapter in Winston County football will soon begin, and it will kick off with the community invited to show their team spirit, as The Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with Main Street of Louisville will … Read more

Congressman Kelly to visit Lake Tiak O’Khata

From staff reports

Congressman Trent Kelly will visit Winston County August 4, 2016 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. for a Dutch Treat meal at Lake Tiak-O’Khata in the Colonial Room.

The congressman’s itinerary for the day will began at 12 … Read more

One killed, one injured in Hwy 25 accident

From press reports

The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle motor vehicle accident on MS Hwy 25 around 6:05 p.m. July 13 near Four Corners.

A white 2004 Toyota Tacoma and a blue 2005 Infinity G35 were traveling north … Read more

Judge Mitchell speaks during Republican Women meeting

By Daniel Brunty

Winston County Journal

With the date for the November elections upcoming, The Winston County Republican Women welcomed Circuit Court Judge George Mitchell and attorney John Brady to its July 18 meeting held at Lake Tiak O’Khata to … Read more

Winston County Health Department holds special immunization clinic

From press reports

The Winston County Health Department, located at 466 Vance Street in Louisville will hold a special childhood and adolescent immunization clinic for school registration on July 20, 2016 from 8:30-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m.

During this clinic, … Read more

Locals attend 2016 HOSA International Leadership Conference

Local HOSA students at Winston-Louisville Career & Technology Center recently attended the International Leadership Conference held in Nashville, TN. HOSA-Future Health Professionals, the largest international organization for middle school, high school, and postsecondary/collegiate students with an interest in health professions … Read more

Mississippi student honored at Annual SkillsUSA Workforce Development event

A career and technical student in Mississippi won one of the nation’s highest awards at the 2016 SkillsUSA Championships, held in Louisville, Ky., on June 22-23, 2016. More than 6,000 students competed at the national showcase of career and technical … Read more