Category: News

Holly Hill mayor with connections to Winston County looking at big picture as officer in national association

From Lee Hendren Staff Reporter/ Holly Hill Observer/Santee Striper The arrival of a Volvo Cars production plant in one direction and the development of the Global Logistics Triangle in another direction could have a “phenomenal” impact on Holly Hill’s identity…

Let’s be Neighbor

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community. A Memorial and Mother’s Day worship service was held at Pleasant Hill UMC May 8, second Sunday as it has been for many years. A good attendance, sermon, special music and…

Ms Scholars and Ms Scholars Tech Masters awarded in Winston County

From Mary Snow, MS Scholars Coordinator We have successfully completed another year of MS Scholars and MS Scholars Tech Masters (vocational) in our county. This past year was a busy one as the MS Scholars team visited not only all…

Louisville Garden Club

“The Louisville Garden Club met for its May meeting at the Nanih Waiya Community Park and heard an interesting history of the park from Mr. Mark Dillard who serves on the park’s board.  The club enjoyed a special picnic lunch…

Four receive Mississippi Rural Health Fellow Accreditations

By: Marianna Lunsford The Mississippi Rural Health Association awarded the first recipients of the Mississippi Rural Health Fellow at the annual Rural Health Clinic Conference on Friday, May 6, in Jackson. The Mississippi Rural Health Association is a non-profit organization…

Ms. Wheelchair South Carolina winner has local ties

From press & staff reports Byronica Banks of Irmo, SC, was crowned Ms. Wheelchair South Carolina 2016 on April 15 at the Embassy Suites in Columbia, SC. Byronica was born in Starkville to former Louisville native DeJoyce Kelly. She is…

Jail Docket

May 8 Robert Word, 2/15/72, WM, G-34, MHP, DUI 1st Johnny Bennett, Eichelberger, family disturbance May 9 Allison Hartness, 4/13/77, WF, Holdiness, WSO, poss of marijuana, poss of paraphernalia Jasmine Haynes, 3/1/93, BM, Scott, CMDOC, Paul Sanders, 7/6/73, WM, W-2…

Louisville Fortnightly Club hold monthly meeting

Submitted The Louisville Fortnightly Club met May 12 at Lake Tiak-O’Khata with Mrs. Jimmy Burrage, Mrs. Andrew Eaves and Mrs. Jerry Webb hostesses. Butterfly plants made spring centerpieces on pastel colored linens. President Mrs. Michael Cournoyer called the meeting to…

‘On Your Mark, Get Set, READ!’ Summer Library Program

From press reports The Winston County Library is getting ready for three different reading programs for children and teens. “The theme for this summer is focused on sports and healthy activities, and we have some great programs lined up that…