Category: News

Child abuse prevention

Proclamation By The Mayor City Of Louisville, Mississippi Child Abuse Prevention Month WHEREAS, Starkville School District: Department of Family-Centered Programs: Families Strengthening Families Parent Cafes also serving Winston County funded by MS Department of Human Resources is launching a county-wide…

Nanih Waiya set to face West Lowndes twice this week

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya baseball team took an 8-4 record into this week’s action that sees the Warriors visiting West Lowndes on Tuesday, before hosting WL on Friday at 6 p.m. Nanih Waiya is also…

Master Gardeners of Winston County name Yard of the Month

Submitted by Johnna Williamson Spring has finally arrived in North Mississippi and the garden of Elaine Crowson Thompson, located at 409 Ackerman Street, Louisville, is a showcase of seasonal beauty.  A profusion of flowers, from spring blooming bulbs arranged around…

WCMF plans groundbreaking and discusses construction at annual meeting

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal Plans for a groundbreaking ceremony at the site of the Winston Medical Center were announced during the Winston County Medical Foundation Annual Membership Meeting held on March 29 at Lake Tiak O’Khata. The…

Three myths of seasonal allergies

Allergy season is upon us and so are the aggravating symptoms of sneezing, gagging, coughing, lack of sleep, watery eyes and a nose that runs like a faucet. This article is for the 20 percent of us that battle these…

Jail Docket – 04/06/2016

March 10, 2016 Johns, Joey A., Black, Domestic Violence, Aggravated Assault King, Melissa L., Ball, Malicious Mischief

Mayor gives State of City address to Rotarians

From press & staff reports Louisville Mayor Will Hill provided a State of the City address that included the entire slate of upcoming projects and repairs for the city during the meeting for the Rotary Club of Louisville held on…

Pilot Club to host ‘Safety Town’ for second year

From press reports Last year, the Pilot Club of Louisville hosted its very first “Safety Town” event, and it was a wonderful success. The club decided to make “Safety Town” an annual club event, and this year “Safety Town” will…

Letters to the Editor – 04/06/2016

Enjoyed article We enjoyed reading the article about the Great Depression written by  James W. Hunt in last week’s Journal. Mr. Hunt is a very interesting fellow, having lived a long interesting life and has much to share. The  idea…

House shows bipartisan support for senate bills

By Rep. Michael Ted Evans, Dist. 45 Last week, the House finished voting on the Senate’s general bills that passed through our committees. We managed to get quite a bit done, and had good, bipartisan support on a number of…