Category: News

Supervisors discuss hospital, roads and more

From staff reports

The Winston County Board of Supervisors met on August 3 at the Winston County Courthouse.

Paul Black from Winston Medical Center gave an update on the hospital and nursing home. “We had the Winston County Nursing Home … Read more

Rally Alley event set for Thursday

Angel Mary and the Tennessee Werewolves

From staff and press reports

The Rally in Sturgis has come rumbling back for another year.

Bikers from near and far will make the ride to Sturgis this weekend, August 14-16, for The Rally 2015.

Hundreds of motorcycle riders will … Read more

Cunningham exemplifies Winston County Master Gardening at its best

Alexander Cunningham shows one of his many garden grow foods.

From staff reports

Winston County is fortunate to have a number of individuals serve as Master Gardeners. These hardworking, dedicated individuals are trained and certified in consumer horticulture. In exchange for their 40 hours of educational training, they are required … Read more

Election talk


William McCully of McCully and Associates spoke to the Rotary Club of Louisville August 5 and … Read more


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Workers recently hit a water line behind the Louisville Post Office. … Read more

A First Lady and Her Dog


Submitted by Lynne Cunningham

The day Elise Winter’s portrait was unveiled at the old Capitol as a former First Lady marked the presence of a nation wide political figure visiting Jackson—- that of Newt Gingrich. He had come for a … Read more

There be dragons


Dragons have invaded the Winston County Library. Louisville native Sam Clark, son of Joe and Susan Clark, has his ceramic dragons, coffee trolls, cups, bowls and jars on display at the library through the month of August.   To learn more … Read more

Buy car seats based on children’s age and size

Parents can reduce the risk of serious injury and death to children during car accidents by choosing, installing and using car seats properly. (Photo by iStock/RyanJLane)

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

RAYMOND, Miss. — Parents know car seats are essential for children’s safety, but the task of choosing and installing one can be overwhelming for even the most savvy moms and dads.

“There are many … Read more

Local football teams face competition this weekend


By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

While the 2015 football season doesn’t officially kick off for Louisville, Noxapater, Nanih Waiya, and Winston Academy until Aug. 21, all four teams will be involved in a jamboree or scrimmage this weekend.

Nanih … Read more

Woman with local ties working with success


From the Clarion Ledger- Reprinted with permission

My name is Morgan Sessums, and I’m the head teller at Trustmark’s main office in Brandon. I’ve worked here four years. Every day is different, but my responsibilities range from supervising other tellers … Read more