Category: News

Fall Farmer’s Market a success

L to R: customer, volunteer Carolyn Hampton, customer Ida Mae Jackson
(photo courtesy of Elmetra Patterson)

By Elmetra Patterson

The Coalition for Healthy, Inc. sponsored its 1st Fall Farmer’s Market on Monday, November 23, 2015 at the Louisville Coliseum. The event was to enhance the Thanksgiving dinner with fresh healthy fall vegetables, according to volunteer staff … Read more

Health Care help at the library

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The Winston County Library hosted a health care seminar on Tuesday, November 24th, presented by Dr. Yolanda Jackson Cook, Outreach Coordinator for Health Help Mississippi located in Starkville, and Mrs. Diannae Campbell, Outreach & Enrollment Coordinator … Read more

5 apartments available for rent Focus Manor Residential Facility

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Submitted

Focus Manor, a residential facility, continues to seek physically handicapped applicants as residents in these 14 large one bedroom apartments. There are five apartments available. Applicants are not confined to Winston County. They can be from any place in … Read more

Winston Academy Honor Roll

Winston Academy Honor Roll

1ST Grade: Good Conduct – Sydnee Conduct, Layla Cefalu, Wesley Duvall, Sally Ann Harris, Sara Love James, Graison McDill, Rylee Mills, Lakin Ware, Bella White, Kayla Blanton, Anniston Cummings, Katelyn Easley, Rhylan Eaves, James Haven Joiner, … Read more

Town & Country Garden Club holds meeting

Submitted by Frances Ball

The Town & Country Garden Club met on November 19 in the lovely home of Mrs. Vale Tabor, with Mrs. Dale Shumaker serving as co-host.

Mrs. Debbie Moody, President, called the meeting to order. She called … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/02/2015

WED, DEC. 2
College Basketball
7 p.m. — Texas Southern at MSU

THUR, DEC. 3
Prep Soccer
5:30/7 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Louisville… Read more

Mini-cheer camp set for Monday in Scooba

From School reports

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College will hold a mini-cheer camp for all school-aged children on Monday, Dec. 7, on the Scooba campus.

Open to girls and boys from ages 5-18, EMCC’s upcoming mini-cheer camp will be … Read more

Aldermen approve hiring of three police officers

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen approved the hiring of multiple police officers to the city’s police department during its November 17 meeting held at City Hall.

Louisville Police Chief L.M. Claiborne addressed the … Read more

EMCC freshman Quantesha Patterson once again honored

From school reports

SCOOBA – For the second time in three weeks to begin the current hoops campaign, East Mississippi Community College freshman Quantesha Patterson has been selected the MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her two-game efforts … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 12/02/2015

Commissary prices are rip-off

Is it not enough punishment for serious lawbreakers in Mississippi to lose their freedom? Does the state also have to rip them off by allowing vendors to charge exorbitant prices for snacks, toiletries and phone calls?… Read more