News

Tickets are on sale for Chamber Banquet

From staff reports

The 56th Annual Winston County Partnership/Chamber of Commerce
Banquet will be held on Thursday, March 7 at 6 PM at Lake Tiak-
O’Khata in the Pine Ridge Lodge.

Tickets are available for this fun filled event. Tickets … Read more

Black History open house held at library

Submitted by Elmetra Patterson

An Open House for a Black History Exhibit was held at the Winston
County Library on Saturday, February 23, 2013. The 2013 Black
History Theme: At the Crossroads of Freedom and Equality -The
Emancipation Proclamation and … Read more

Military note

Airman First Class John William Chatham

Airman First Class John William Chatham IV of Pearl, MS recently
graduated from Basic Military Training, Lackland Air Force Base, San
Antonio, TX. Training consisted of approximately eight weeks of
mental and physical preparation.… Read more

Winston County Flea Market this weekend

From staff reports

The City of Louisville will hold its annual city-wide garage sale
March 2 inside the Louisville Coliseum.

Anyone may setup a garage sale or other booth for $10 a space.

Dozens of vendors will be opening their … Read more

Container Gardening (The Final Chapter)

MIKE SKIPPER
EXTENSION DIRECTOR

By now everything is off to the races and our thoughts turn to the
maintenance of our containers throughout the growing season. Well,
the truth be known and this chapter actually started long ago with
site … Read more

Fortnightly holds meeting

Respectfully submitted
Mrs. Robert H. Allen

The Louisville Fortnightly Club met February 14, 2013 at The Market
Café with Mrs. Johnny Wooten and Mrs. Steve Brown serving as the
hostesses. The tables were decorated with the Valentine motif with
candy … Read more

PCA awards Louisville Rodeo ‘Best Small Town Rodeo

From staff reports

The Professional Cowboy Association (PCA) awarded Rafter L Rodeo
Company with the prestigious national award, 2012 Small Rodeo of the
Year.

Annually, the PCA sanctions about 100 rodeos in eight states
throughout the Southeast and the first … Read more

It’s Elementary Brandy Blanton

Fair Elementary’s spring fundraiser will end on March 4th, 2013.
Parents please remember that no checks will be accepted for this
fundraiser; you may turn in cash or money orders. No late orders can
be accepted past March 4th! It … Read more

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago –February 28, 1913
NOXAPATER: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Elmer Roberts, on the 20th, a girl.
- Mrs. G.W. Jarvis and Mrs. Paul McBrayer spent last Sunday with the
former’s son, Dr. F. E. Jarvis at Neshoba. … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Did any of you readers see John Eaves of Jackson on Rock Center
recently? Did you recognize him as being the grandson of the late
Bonnie Kate and O. T. Lovorn? John was being interviewed about a huge
settlement he … Read more