Category: News

Grant writing workshop set  

From press reports The Mississippi Arts Commission in Jackson will host a Grantwriting Workshop in Louisville at the Winston County Library.  The workshop will be held on Thursday, January 28th from 6:00 – 7:30pm in the library meeting room. Turry…

Correction – 01/27/2016

In the NAACP MLK celebration a success article in the Jan. 20 edition it should have been noted, Luke Parkes, Chairman of the Board of Winston County Supervisors delivered the welcome on the Dr.  MLK,Jr.

Chamber of Commerce seeks several nominations

Submitted The Partnership/ Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet will be held on March 3, 2016 at 6:00 pm at Lake Tiak-O’Khata. The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is once again asking you to seriously consider nominations for Man and Woman of…

ECCC Cheer Clinics offered beginning Jan. 31

Students interested in trying out for the 2016-2017 cheerleading squad at East Central Community College in Decatur are invited to participate in free stunt clinics beginning Jan. 31.

New director targets nutrition, health issues

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Sylvia Byrd is committed to improving the nutrition and health of low-resource households through her efforts as the new project director for the Mississippi State University Extension Service Office of Nutrition Education.

News of the Past – 01/27/2016

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 28, 1916 [ This edition was not available for review on microfilm .] 75 Years Ago…

East Mississippi Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation recognized

The local East Mississippi Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation was recently recognized for their achievements at the Mississippi NWTF Awards Banquet in Jackson by winning 6 awards. Last year, the local chapter received 2 awards, including the North…

The University of Mississippi Honor/Dean Rolls

The University of Missisippi recently released its Honor/Dean Rolls for the Fall Semester of 2015. Here is a list of local students who made the list. All the students are from Louisville.

Newman scores 25 to push Bulldogs past Ole Miss

From school reports STARKVILLE – Growing up in the state of Mississippi, Malik Newman and Quinndary Weatherspoon were both aware of the Mississippi State-Ole Miss rivalry before taking the floor at the Humphrey Coliseum. When the lights came on and…

Editorial Roundup – 01/27/2016

Eaton a victim of ‘home cooking’ It was clear from the start that the Republicans in the state House of Representatives were going to figure out a way to overturn an election in east Mississippi that kept them one vote…