Legals – 03/25/2015

The City of Louisville, will accept sealed bids for the sale of certain property that has been declared surplus and is no longer needed for municipal or related purposes and is described … Read more

Obituaries – 03/25/2015

Mrs. Virginia Grace Ray
March 23, 2015
Funeral services for Mrs. Virginia Grace Ray, 90, will be held within two weeks at Weir Methodist Church. Time of service will be announced later.

Mrs. Ray is a native of Choctaw County … Read more

House fire claims two lives

Ruins of the house later that day.

From staff and press reports

Two Betheden residents died in the early morning hours of Thursday, March 12 after a fire consumed their home.

The fire that started around 4 a.m. claimed the lives of James Triplett, 76, and Selma … Read more

Library to feature Rushing April 7


From staff reports

Felder Rushing, a southern gardening author and retired horticulture specialist, will be the keynote speaker Tuesday, April 7 at the Winston County Library as part of National Library Week.

The day will get underway with a reception … Read more

Conference held, Firewise teaches about fire safety

Children from the local HeadStart program learn about camping and fire safety related to camping from FireWise volunteers.

From press reports

The Winston County Self Help Youth Conference was held on Friday, January 23, 2015 at the Louisville Coliseum. There were many people that participated in making the conference a success. Some of the individuals that participated in … Read more