News

October is breast cancer awareness month

Written by: Josephine Tate

MSU Extension Service –

 

All women are at risk for breast cancer, even those who don’t have a family history of the disease. That’s why it’s important to remind the women you know of the … Read more

LMSD weighs hiring local board attorney

From staff reports

 

In the October 8, Louisville Municipal School Board meeting the board members interviewed two local attorneys for possible hiring.

The board voted to advertise for the position to be able to have a local attorney at … Read more

ECCC Warriors crushed 45-7 by Pearl River

Martin Johnson’s late 34-yard touchdown run avoided a shutout for the East Central Community College Warriors who were 45-7 homecoming victims of Pearl River Community College Saturday, October 19 at Dobie Holden Stadium on the Poplarville campus.

Johnson’s TD scamper … Read more

Junior High Patriots finish undefeated

By Wendell Womack

 

The Winston Academy Jr. High Patriots finished the 2013 season with a perfect 7-0 record and the District 2 AA Championship.

The young Patriots easily defeated most of their opponents and were not put to the … Read more

Wishing for others rather than writing Claus

Many of you may have read in October 2’s editorial that the Winston County Journal will be publishing Letters of the Season this year.  I guess one could say we are saying Live, Give, Forgive instead of Ho! Ho! Ho!… Read more

Louisville Aldermen hire new fire chief

From staff and press reports

 

A familiar face will rejoin the Louisville Fire Department in November as Johnnie Roy Haynes takes over as fire chief.

“I’m excited about the leadership, integrity and trust, he (Haynes) will bring to the … Read more

ECCC Gospel Choir to perform Nov. 13

The East Central Community College Gospel Choir will hold its annual fall concert at 7 p.m. Wednesday, November 13, 2013, in the Vickers Fine Arts Center Auditorium on the Decatur campus. There is no charge for admission and the public … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Troy Crocker

Mr. Troy Crocker, 90, passed away on Wednesday, October 16, 2013, in the Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi.  Visitation was held at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville on Saturday, October 19, 2013.  Funeral services … Read more