Category: News

Students work to give back to the community

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The students in Health Sciences at Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center have been giving back this year through their volunteer service with Sta-Home Hospice. Direct personal support by volunteers is an essential component of hospice care. 
Hospice philosophy and service … Read more

Memories of our county

Nannie Maude Reynolds
shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.
Scraps
 I have been saving scraps for a long time, thinking one day I will get around to making a quilt. As I look at my stash of scraps … Read more

Southern Miss awards degrees at fall 2015 commencements

The University of Southern Mississippi held fall commencement exercises Dec. 11 on its Hattiesburg campus.
Southern Miss President Rodney D. Bennett conferred undergraduate, graduate and specialist’s degrees during two ceremonies at Reed Green Coliseum. Gregory Favre, a renowned American media … Read more

Letters to the editor

Don’t Let the Grinch Steal Your Christmas!
Every Who down in Whoville liked Christmas a lot, but as we know the Grinch did not. Do you find yourself being a little bit like the Grinch, not caring for the noisy … Read more

Obituaries

Mrs. Denise Miller Carter
December 8, 2015
Funeral services for Mrs. Denise Miller Carter, 59, were held at Mt. Moriah M.B. Church in Louisville on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 1 p.m. Dr. Benjamin Pittman officiated. Burial at Union Chapel.… Read more

Check it out

DECEMBER 2015
The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:
David Baldacci – The Guilty
Jonathan Kellerman – The Golem of Paris
Stephen King – The Bazaar of Bad Dreams
Sister Souljah – A Moment of … Read more

Morgan retiring as circuit judge

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From Press & Staff Reports
 
Circuit Judge Clarence E. “Cem” Morgan III will be honored from 4-7 p.m. Thursday at a retirement reception at the Attala County Courthouse in Kosciusko.
Morgan will retire Dec. 31 after serving for 21 years … Read more

Christian Friends pack annual food boxes to families

From staff reports

The community group Christian Friends held their annual Christmas Food Box deliveries on Dec. 9, which provides meals for the needy families during the holiday season.

The event is held every year and has become a staple … Read more

LMSD-Head Start Partnership meeting held

From press & staff reports

The Louisville Municipal School District, in partnership with the Winston County Head Start Complex held its Head Start Partnership Mid-Year Meeting on December 3 at the Nanih Waiya Attendance Center.
This mid-year meeting allows for … Read more

19th annual Carl Jackson concert a success

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Saturday, Dec. 12 the musicians of Carl Jackson’s “Home for Christmas” all met at the home of Dr. and Mrs. Dewitt Crawford and their daughter Robin Arnold. A great time was had by all, with lunch, singing and fellowship with … Read more