Category: News

NW DAR celebrates U.S. Constitution

Will Hill signs proclamation recognizing Constitution Week starting Sept. 17 with members of the Nanih Waiya DAR.

From press reports

Nanih Waiya Chapter of the DAR Promotes Constitution Week Awareness September 17, 2015, begins the national celebration of Constitution Week.

The U.S. Constitution stands as a testament to the tenacity of Americans throughout history to maintain their … Read more

‘Wings over Winston’ scheduled for second year

From staff and press reports

The skies over Winston County will be thundering Saturday, September 26, but it won’t be weather related. Wings over Winston aerobatic air show will start at 11:30 a.m. with gates opening at 10 a.m.

Sky … Read more

Aldermen hear request to remove state flag

Flag protesters at Louisville City Hall.

From staff reports

While the agenda for the first regular Louisville aldermen meeting most important item was the tax resolution fixing the tax levy at 23.0 mils, a non agenda request to remove the state flag garnered most of the … Read more

Sangster’s touchdown gives ECCC spark in big win

Jalon Sangster scoring his touchdown.
Photo by Mike Robertson

From Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

For Jalon Sangster it was a blur.

What the freshman East Central Community College defensive end from Louisville remembers most about his 22-yard interception return for a touchdown was the celebration in the end … Read more

Pastor with local connections receives medals after 40 years

Deuschle and Kelly

From staff and press reports

More than 40 years after he was medically discharged from the army, the Madison resident and Vietnam War veteran received his medals.

Congressman Trent Kelly presented Deuschle with the Silver Medal, the Air Medal, the … Read more

Births – 09/09/15

Gentry Twins

Elizabeth Grace and Evelyn Ruth Gentry
Dr. Dustin and Dawn Gentry are happy to announce the arrival of their twins, Elizabeth Grace and Evelyn Ruth Gentry. Born August 8, 2015 at Anderson Regional Hospital. … Read more

Lady Wildcats promote Childhood Cancer Awareness

2015 Lady Wildcat softball team

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Lady Wildcats of Louisville High School did more than just win a slow-pitch softball game last Thursday. They wore gold socks, headbands, and adornments. as part of their uniform to promote Childhood Cancer … Read more

Louisville’s Sullivan once again takes top GSC honors

Sullivan passing

From special reports

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Delta State quarterback Tyler Sullivan and West Alabama defensive back Chris Davis have been named the Gulf South Conference Offensive and Defensive Players of the Week for games played in Week One of the … Read more

Tigers battle back against Class 2A Union in 50-32 loss

Noxapater’s James Hunter Stalcup looking for an open receiver

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Mistakes put his Tigers in a big hole in its 50-32 loss to MHSAA Class 2A foe Union last week, but Noxapater High School head coach Casey Orr said what he liked most about … Read more