Category: News

Bishop Swanson to preach at Louisville FUMC


By Gwen Sisson

Bishop James Swanson Sr. will be the guest speaker at the morning worship service at Louisville First United Methodist Church on April 3.… Read more

Winston Academy Patriots split two games last week


By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Winston Academy baseball team moved into this week’s scheduled action with a 4-4 record after splitting a pair of games last week in the Benton Academy Spring Break Tournament.… Read more

Noxapater Tigers blank Sebastopol on baseball diamond

Noxapater’s Kiera Phillips is safe at second on a head-first slide, as Louisville’s Brooklyn Hill looks on during the Noxapater versus LHS March 14, 2016 matchup

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Noxapater baseball team picked up a 3-0 win over Sebastopol on Tuesday before dropping a 9-4 decision at Leake Central last Thursday.

This week the Tigers were set to host French Camp on … Read more

LHS Wildcats split four baseball games last week

Lady Wildcat shortstop, Brooklyn Hill, throws to first for an out during the Noxapater v LHS game on March 14, 2016.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

After struggling with weather conditions, the Louisville High School baseball team finally got a chance to play a full slate of games last week, splitting four contests.

LHS opened the week with a 7-0 … Read more

Parenting brings a special view

Hanna McCain

I often wonder what our life was like before Joseph and I had Eli and Hub. Our lives were quite a bore, I am quite sure of this. Eli just recently celebrated his 4th birthday and I haven’t been able … Read more

Garden Club busy

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Kim Ming, Winston County Circuit Clerk, spoke to the Winston … Read more

Focus Manor seeking to help low income residents

Focus Manor, 302 John C. Stennis Drive/Jones Avenue, Louisville, MS (photo courtesy of Elmetra Patterson)

by Elmetra Patterson

Focus Manor, a residential facility, seeks physically handicapped applicants as residents in these 14 large one bedroom apartments. There are four apartments available. Applicants are not confined to Winston County. They can be from any place in … Read more

Matthew Mitchell’s Lady Wildcats reach Sweet 16

Photos by Jason Dyess

From special reports

It looked like Kentucky might be without its star and leading scorer during Monday night’s crucial match-up with Oklahoma on MOnday night.

Makayla Epps injured her shoulder midway through the third quarter, asking to be subbed out … Read more

‘Frightened Frog’ project continues in Winston County

Town and Country Garden Club volunteers at the Tot Spot

Three members of the Town & Country Garden Club presented the “Frightened Frog” Project at “The Tot Spot” Daycare and 4K classes in Nanih Waiya. Members were Debbie Moody, Diane Luke and Elaine Thompson. There were 24 students in attendance.… Read more