Category: News

Fall festival & park opening a huge success


By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park hosted its 3rd Annual Fall Festival and Swamptown 5k Run/Walk this past Saturday, October 10. This year’s festival was also the grand opening celebration of the … Read more

Chamber gears up for upcoming events

The Chamber along with business sponsors held a succesful annual County Wide Tailgate Event in August.

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce is preparing for its busy season as it looks forward to sponsoring a number of events in the upcoming months.… Read more

Winston Plywood receives and places boilers


From staff reports

As construction continues at the Winston Plywood plant in Louisville, the plant recently installed one of the most important pieces of equipment critical to its operations.… Read more

Wedding: Thigpen-Hawkins


Jihan Janlexis Thigpen to wed Marterrio Hawkins On October 17th

Mr. and Mrs. Henderson Thigpen announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter Jihan Janlexis Thigpen, to Marterrio Hawkins son of Mr. Vernon Hawkins and the late Genella Hawkins … Read more

ECCC Campus Leaders

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Pictured are 2015-16 student government officers at East Central Community College in Decatur.… Read more

Flag donation


WoodmenLife Chapter 102 recently made a flag donation to Louisville Elementary School. … Read more

Church to host Judgement House 2015

Jaudon speaking to Louisville Rotary Club about the event.

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

Halloween has become one of the most popular holidays in our culture, for some more celebrated than Christmas. For many Christians, however, finding a way for their children to celebrate it can present … Read more

Racked up


Tina Boatman took her first buck of the ’15-’16 season with her very first crossbow. … Read more

Informing Rotary


Rotary Club welcomes Keith Heard
Keith Heard, chief of staff for Cochran, (R-Miss.), said in his Sept. 2 address to the Louisville Rotary Club that one of the main things the senator wants to work is creating jobs for Mississippi. … Read more