Category: News

Noxapater Community Blood Drive at Dollar General

Mississippi Blood Services will be holding a community blood drive in Noxapater on Thursday, August 10, from 2 – 7 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at Dollar General in Noxapater. Donors will receive a T-shirt (while supplies last).…

4-County warns of potential scam

From Press Reports   Four-County Electric Power Association is urging its members to beware of a potential collections scam. Association officials are warning members to beware of anyone posing as a 4-County employee calling member homes and/or businesses to collect…

Calendar of Events

Oak Grove Revival Aug 20-22 Rev. Anthony Thames and church family of Oak Grove #2 M.B. Church will be having their Annual Summer Revival during August 20-22, 2017. Guest speakers are as follow: Sunday night at 6:00 pm, Rev. Lavoid…

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – August 3, 1917 We publish the 250 names of the Selective Draft from which will be selected Winston County’s quote of 183 men for the first war call. These names come as they were drawn from…

Jail Docket

Jail Docket 7/17 – 7/28/2017 Name, DOB, DOA, Agency, Officer, Charge Anthony D. Williams, 11/3/77, 7/17/17, MDOC, Phyllis Jenkins Gentery O. Greer, 1/27/94, 7/17/17, City of Louisville, DL none, seatbelt violation, COC Bernard Mathis, 12/23/71, 7/17/17, MDOC, Phyllis Jenkins, David…

Seminar on stopping human trafficking rescheduled date upcoming New date is Aug. 7

From staff reports   Human trafficking is believed to be the third largest criminal activity in the world and it’s happening in Mississippi. Organizations dedicated to preventing the heinous crime are now working to inform first responders, community members and…

Renovation and expansion planned for Ivy Park

By Mike Robertson Winston County Journal   A major renovation and expansion is on tap for Ivy Park, adjacent to the Louisville Coliseum. Plans are in place and the City has advertised for bids which will result in the construction…

LPD make series of arrest in connection with string of burglaries

From press and staff reports   Investigators have arrested two suspects behind a string of break-ins and burglaries. Police believe a group of at least 5 people is behind the crimes, which have been committed at homes and marijuana businesses.…

Local Youth Assist in putting on the PHBA Youth World Show

Article Written by: Molly C Nicodemus, PhD   Palomino Breeders and Exhibitors Horse Association (PHBA) Youth World Show  is held annually at the Tunica Arena & Expo Center in Tunica, Mississippi during the second week of July.  This year Louisville…

Rainwater to examine Saturn: The Ringed Giant

Submitted by Edwin Faughn   Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free public program for this season called “SATURN: The Ringed Giant!” Rainwater Observatory director Edwin Faughn will give this presentation on Friday, August 11, 2017…