Category: News

12U winners at Red Hills Invitational

The Louisville 12U Girls All Star team won the Red Hills Invitational Tournament in Louisville on June 18th. Team members are Gabby Cistrunk, Brayleigh Gregory, Laney Gregory, Aspen Harris, Jasmine Jackson, Keahjah Johnson, Marley Joiner, Madi Lee, Hailey Simpson, Mayson…

Youth skills football camp offered

MaxxSouth Broadband will provide $15,900 worth of video and still-image advertising for this year’s Skills and Drills Football Camp in Philadelphia, Mississippi on June 25. The Neshoba County Youth Football and Cheer League (NCYFL) is partnering with former National Football…

MC announces local students named academic scholars

Clinton, Miss. – The Office of Academic Affairs for Mississippi College has released its list of academic scholars for the 2016 spring semester. Named from the local area: PRESIDENT’S LIST: To be eligible for the President’s List, a student must maintain a 4.0…

Jail docket

June 9 Darin Cotton, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Carlton Ashford, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Ricky Luckett, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Ricky Meeks, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala Lester Johnson, L-5 Eichelberger, disorderly conduct,…

Commissioner’s great nephew receives Eagle Scout Rank

From press reports Commissioner David Chandler of the Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services (MDCPS) presented his great nephew, Braxton Bane of Louisville, Mississippi, an American flag that once flew over the nation’s capital this Thursday. The flag presentation was…

Clearing up questions

I am writing this to clarify last week’s column and to address the questions I received. No, I don’t support Hillary Clinton. Yes, she has done some terrible things also. Her policies as Secretary of State got four Americans killed…

Mitchell earns Doctor of Optometry Degree

William Mitchell, O.D., of Louisville, Mississippi, was among 129 students recently awarded the Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis. A native of Louisville, Mitchell is the son of Rusty and Beth Mitchell. He is a…

LPD adds more officers to its force

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Louisville Police Department swore in two officers into its force during a brief ceremony held at City Hall June 17. Louisville Mayor Will Hill administered the oath of office to new hire…

SLP fun

June 14’s SLP program for 1-5th graders, “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!”  Magician Dorian LaChance thrilled the crowd with his sports magic, puppets, jokes and music. “The thing I love about Dorian’s programs is that they are so entertaining,…

LMSD partners with Winston Plywood

From press & staff reports The Louisville Municipal School District Board of Trustees discussed an opportunity to partner with Winston Plywood and Veneer to offer students of the district a transformative learning experience during its June 14 meeting held at…