Category: News

Southern Miss awards degrees at fall 2015 commencements

The University of Southern Mississippi held fall commencement exercises Dec. 11 on its Hattiesburg campus. Southern Miss President Rodney D. Bennett conferred undergraduate, graduate and specialist’s degrees during two ceremonies at Reed Green Coliseum. Gregory Favre, a renowned American media…

Letters to the editor

Don’t Let the Grinch Steal Your Christmas! Every Who down in Whoville liked Christmas a lot, but as we know the Grinch did not. Do you find yourself being a little bit like the Grinch, not caring for the noisy…

Obituaries

Mrs. Denise Miller Carter December 8, 2015 Funeral services for Mrs. Denise Miller Carter, 59, were held at Mt. Moriah M.B. Church in Louisville on Saturday, December 12, 2015 at 1 p.m. Dr. Benjamin Pittman officiated. Burial at Union Chapel.…

Check it out

DECEMBER 2015 The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library: David Baldacci – The Guilty Jonathan Kellerman – The Golem of Paris Stephen King – The Bazaar of Bad Dreams Sister Souljah – A Moment of…

Morgan retiring as circuit judge

From Press & Staff Reports   Circuit Judge Clarence E. “Cem” Morgan III will be honored from 4-7 p.m. Thursday at a retirement reception at the Attala County Courthouse in Kosciusko. Morgan will retire Dec. 31 after serving for 21…

Christian Friends pack annual food boxes to families

From staff reports The community group Christian Friends held their annual Christmas Food Box deliveries on Dec. 9, which provides meals for the needy families during the holiday season. The event is held every year and has become a staple…

LMSD-Head Start Partnership meeting held

From press & staff reports The Louisville Municipal School District, in partnership with the Winston County Head Start Complex held its Head Start Partnership Mid-Year Meeting on December 3 at the Nanih Waiya Attendance Center. This mid-year meeting allows for…

19th annual Carl Jackson concert a success

Saturday, Dec. 12 the musicians of Carl Jackson’s “Home for Christmas” all met at the home of Dr. and Mrs. Dewitt Crawford and their daughter Robin Arnold. A great time was had by all, with lunch, singing and fellowship with…

Hudson Place provides homes in aftermath of tornado

Louisville Mayor Will Hill descrives the benefits of the project to the community. Gov. Phil Bryant prepares to cut the ribbon on Hudson Place. From staff and press reports Thirty five new homes await families in Winston County. A Dec.…

LPD investigating double homicide

Tyler By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal Authorities in Louisville are currently investigating a double homicide that took place in the early morning hours Monday, Dec. 13. Louisville Police officers were called to an apartment located at 300 Rogers…