News

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

At the April meeting of Winston Guards # 2643 Mississippi Division of
United Daughters of the Confederacy, Frances Woodruff portrayed Carrie
The lady who has become known as the “Widow of the South” for her
role in creating the final … Read more

Doors of Hope Center, food program, relocates

By Elmetra Patterson

The Doors of Hope Center has been a beacon of hope for over 700
residents of Louisville who have received food for their nearly bare
cupboard. This vital agency was forced to move March 31, 2013 for… Read more

Bee Hive Homes announces large expansion

From press reports

Bee Hive Homes of Mississippi announces that plans are underway for
the expansion of Bee Hive Homes of Louisville. Plans are currently
underway with construction to start in April.

The expansion of the Louisville facility will include … Read more

Easter at WCCRCF service a success

From press reports

The first ever Easter service was conducted at the Winston/Choctaw
Correctional Facility for 67 inmates.

Lee Wylie, a visiting lay speaker of the Gospel of Jesus Christ,
brought the message.

Following the message, the inmates participated in … Read more

ARC checks on success of investments

From staff and press reports

Appalachian Regional Commission Federal Co-Chair Earl Gohl visited
Winston County March 28 to find out about some of the successes of
programs partially funded by the ARC.

Louisville High School was the first stop in … Read more

National Library Week upcoming

From press reports

Communities matter at your library: Celebrate National Library Week
April 14-20
The Winston County Library will join libraries in schools, campuses
and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, a
time to highlight the value of libraries, … Read more

Winston County part of the ARC Appalachian Food Tour

From Staff and press reports

The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) as part of the 13-state
Appalachian Foodways Tour highlighting the potential of local food
systems to create economic opportunity and grow jobs.

ARC Federal Co-Chair Earl F. Gohl and Guy … Read more

Jake’s Recycling to move

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

After 20 years of litigation, two years of negotiations and one
signed paper, Jake’s Recycling will move from its present location.

Jake’s Recycling will move to property near Fire Tower Road after
exchanging … Read more