Category: News

Sports Schedules – 01/20/2016

Prep Basketball
6 p.m. — Philadelphia at Choctaw County
Prep Soccer
5/7 p.m. — Choctaw Central at Neshoba Central
5:30/7 p.m. — Southeast Lauderdale at Philadelphia
Junior College Basketball
5:30/7:30 p.m. — Holmes at EMCC
5:30/7:30 p.m. … Read more

News of the Past – 01/20/2016

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – January 21, 1916

LOUISVILLE: Mr. M. Rossoff has been confined to his bed with grip. … Read more

Nine Statesmen named to 2015 GSC Fireseeds Fall All-Academic Team; 46 student-athletes named to Honor Roll

Commencing the end of the fall 2015 fall athletic season, Delta State University had nine Statesmen named to the 2015 GSC Fireseeds Fall All-Academic Team released by the Gulf South Conference on Tuesday. Additionally, 46 Statesmen and Lady Statesmen were … Read more

Food plot seed available for wildlife enthusiasts

By James L. Cummins
Special to the Plaindealer

Whether you are a photographer, a hunter or just like viewing wildlife on a sunny afternoon, anyone who has spent time overlooking a food plot will have a deep appreciation for wildlife … Read more

Louisville/Winston County Chapter of ASU presents ‘Purple And Gold Scholarship Gala’


Once again this year, the Alcorn State University Winston County Alumni presents its’ annual Scholarship Gala. This years’ banquet will feature as its guest speaker, Rev. Neddie Winters. Rev. Winters is a native Mississippian; he was born and raised … Read more

Two injured, suspect missing in Louisville shooting

From press reports

The Louisville Police Department has been very busy the past few months dealing with a number of shooting incidents. That trend continues into 2016 with a shooting incident that took place on January 16, 2016.

LPD officers … Read more

Obituary – Dr. Dewitt Grey Crawford

Dr. Dewitt Grey Crawford died peacefully in his sleep, Sunday evening, January 17, 2016, at the Winston County Medical Nursing Home in Louisville. He was born in Greenwood, Mississippi, May 5, 1935, to Dr. John Albert Crawford, Sr. and Louise … Read more

Legals – 01/20/2016

Substitute Trustee’s Notice of Sale


WHEREAS, on the 18th day of September, 2013, John Allen King, a married man, and Jessica King, a married woman, husband and wife as joint tenants with right of … Read more

Obituaries – 01/20/2016

Mr. Jeff Prince
Jeff Prince, 25, passed away on Thursday, January 14, 2016. Memorial services were at 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 17, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel in Louisville, Mississippi, with Rev. Dewayne Kelsey officiating. Visitation … Read more