Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Clay Morgan

French Camp, MS

Clarence E. “Clay” Morgan IV, 48, of French Camp, died Friday, November 6, 2015 at the Choctaw County Medical Center. Visitation was from 12 p.m. till 2 p.m. Monday, November 9 at the French Camp Presbyterian Church. … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Jane Lane

Jane Wright Mills Lane entered eternal rest on Friday, November 6, 2015, at Timeless Grace Assisted Living in Carriere, Mississippi, where she had been a resident since June, 2009. A graveside service was held on Tuesday, November 10, at 2:00 … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Nannie Lou Kelley

Nannie Lou Kelley, 83, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, November 6, 2015, at Starkville Manor Health Care in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation was Sunday, November 8, 2015, at Nowell Massey Funeral Home from 5 p.m. until 8 … Read more

Jail Docket – 11/11/15

Jail Docket beginning November 1, 2015 and ending November 10, 2015.

Fair, Dan Stacy, 07-30-1963, B/M, Choctaw SD, CSO, Hold for Choctaw until MDOC Transport.

Duckworth, Rita, 05-02-1967, B/F, Choctaw MDOC – Talford, CMDOC, Hold for County MDOC.… Read more

Samaritan’s Purse dedicates new home

Kusick with the Emmanuel Baptist Church group

From press & staff reports

The nondenominational evangelical Christian organization Samaritan’s Purse continues its mission of providing spiritual and physical aid to those in need as the organization held a home dedication for Ms. Lovie Kusick on October 29 at … Read more

Election taps persons to tak oaths in January

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

Winston County will see new faces in different places as the Winston County Board of Supervisors will have two new members following the conclusion of the Nov. 3 General Election. The following results … Read more

Dropout prevention program goal for 80 percent grad rate

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

To assist with increasing graduation rates in the Louisville Municipal School District, the LMSD Dropout Prevention Program was established for this purpose. … Read more

Police seeking suspects from Sunday night shooting

From press and staff reports

The Louisville Police Department is currently seeking suspects in a shooting incident that occurred Sunday, November 8 that injured two people. … Read more

REPM receive update on storm shelters

Winston County EMA Director Buddy King spoke to members of the Winston County REPM on Nov. 5 regarding the upcoming construction of numerous storm shelters around Winston County, as well as giving them tips on how to handle themselves during the event of a storm. King (left) is pictured with REPM President Joe Wylie (right).

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Retired Educational Personnel of Mississippi in Winston County held its November meeting on November 5, 2015 at the Winston County Library at 1 p.m.
 
The guest speaker for this meeting was … Read more