Category: News

Sullivan Earns Student of the Month Honors from MCEF

Recognition celebrates top-performing career and technical education students

Clark Sullivan, a third-year welding student at Winston-Louisville Career and Technical Center, is being honored by the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation as student of the month for the state’s north central region.Read more

Nowell joins Renasant as Account Executive

Tupelo, MS – Renasant Insurance announces Russ Nowell has joined  as an Account Executive.

Russ C. Nowell joined the Renasant Insurance Agency in Louisville, MS in January 2017.  He is serving in the position of Account Executive.  Nowell brings with Read more

Hillyer and Cowart promoted to Senior Staff Positions

Written by: Kay Reynolds, Taylor Machine Works, Inc.


Management of Taylor Machine Works, which is  one of the Taylor Group of Companies, has promoted Matt Hillyer as Director of Engineering, and Joe Cowart as Director of Industrial Engineering and Read more

Deadline for Homestead filing is approaching

From press reports


The deadline is nearing for Winston County homeowners to file for homestead property tax exemptions.  

Residents have from now until April 1 to file, according to state statues.

Homestead exemption is a property tax exemption meant Read more

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. celebration planned

From press reports


The Winston County Branch NAACP will celebrate the Dr. Martin Luther King,Jr. Holiday on Saturday, January 14, 2017.

This year’s program will be held in the Court Room of the Winston County Court House.  The speaker Read more

County Tax class offered to citizens

From press reports


Darlene Bane, Tax Assessor/Collector of Winston County, recently announced plans to host “Tax Class 101”.  

This informative session will be held on Thursday, January 19, at 6 P.M. in the courtroom.  

As a free service to Read more

‘Wonders of the Winter Stars’ to be studied

Submitted by Edwin Faughn, Director

Rainwater Observatory


Rainwater Observatory in French Camp, Mississippi will be offering a free program for this winter season called “Wonders of the Winter Stars”. This presentation will be given on Friday, January 13, 2017, Read more

Democratic Party to meet

A regular meeting of the Democratic Party will be held on Friday, January 27 at 5:30 p.m. at the city hall auditorium for all Winston County Democrats, A called meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. for all city of Read more

Republican Meeting set

There will be a meeting of Republican voters residing within the city limits who are interested in forming a Republican Municipal Executive Committee for the City of Louisville. The meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan. 26 at 6:00 pm. Read more

Four Supreme Court justices sworn in January 3

From press reports


New Supreme Court Justice Robert P. Chamberlin and incumbent Justices James W. Kitchens, James D. Maxwell II and Dawn H. Beam took the oath of office today in Jackson.

“I’m looking very much forward to this. Read more