Category: News

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…

Civil Air Patrol in the skies, on the ground

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal Over 56 Mississippi Wing cadets from eleven squadrons, met for Mississippi Wing’s third annual Cadet Conference. This group also included cadets from both the Alabama and Georgia Wings, Cadets and volunteers of the…

Relay for Life holds Team Meeting

Submitted The Winston County Relay for Life held a team meeting on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at Fresh Market Grill. Evergreen Baptist Church, Grace Christian School, Louisville Municipal School District, Mayor Youth Council and Winston Medical Center all packed the…

NAACP MLK Celebration a success

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Branch of the NAACP hosted its annual parade and program in honor of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Saturday, January 16, 2016. This year’s theme for the…

MEC study includes local road, bridge needs

From press & staff reports An investment of an additional $375 million annually is needed to address the most vital road and bridge needs in Mississippi at the state and local level, according to a report released Friday by MEC…

Estes Lodge #63A holds 23rd Annual Chambliss Nunn Scholarship Banquet

Submitted by Dwain McHenry Estes Lodge #63A held their 23rd annual Chambliss Nunn Scholarship Banquet at Lake Tiak O’ Khata’s Honey Suckle Hall on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 7 :00 P.M. Lodge members and their guest enjoyed food, entertainment,…

Louisville Youth Recognized in Year-End PHBA and PtHA Top Ten Awards

Submitted Molly C Nicodemus, PhD Despite sustaining a broken arm and dislocated wrist during the first horse show of the 2015 show season, Louisville youth, Julius Culwell, with the help of his younger brother, Robert, accumulated a total of 35…

Local aboard

USS John C. Stennis CVN74 Deploys with former resident Electronics Tech 3rd Class Alice New paints a mural on a door aboard the USS John C. Stennis. She attended Grace Christian School in Louisville. Sailors aboard USS John C. Stennis…

Drayer holds open house

Drayer Physical Therapy Institute held a ribbon cutting in conjunction with the Winston County Chamber of Commerce for new outpatient center in Louisville. This is the 19th in that state for the group. The business is open weekdays, the center…

Lady Warriors take big win over arch-rival Lady Tigers

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya girls continued to play well last week, picking up region wins over Leake County and Noxapater. Ashlie Thames tossed in 23 points for the Lady Warriors in the 61-33 win over…