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It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

FLU Influenza (“the flu”) is more dangerous than the common cold for children. Each year, many children get sick with seasonal influenza; some of those illnesses result in death. Around 20,000 children under the age of 5 are hospitalized because … Read more

Calendar of Events

Gospel celebration set for Dec. 15 A gospel celebration will be held at the Strand Theatre on Church Street in downtown Louisville on Saturday, December 15, with show times at 1:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. Tickets are $3. Event will … Read more

Triplett joins the ranks of LFD

From staff reports

Joel Henry Triplett joined the ranks of the Louisville Fire Department Wednesday, Dec. 5.

After taking the oath of office, Triplett noted he would be glad to be part of the Louisville fire Department and serving the … Read more

New of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – December 13, 1912 NOXAPATER: Mr. Charlie Johnson, an able lawyer of Batesville, is a guest of his uncles, R. H. and F. M. Glenn. – Mrs. W. J. Atkinson of Louisville spent a few days here … Read more

MDOT District One employees receive awards

From press reports

Recently the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) recognized employees in District One for their years of service. The MDOT Service Awards Program recognizes its employees for their length of service and dedication to the agency, according to … Read more

Friends of Legion Park holds Christmas Party

The friends of Legion State Park met on December 1, to celebrate with a Christmas Party.

The festivities began at 5:00 p.m. with several members decorating the beautiful Christmas tree, when they finished it was really beautiful. During this time … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

The Friends of Legion State Park moved into the Christmas Season on Saturday night at Legion Lodge when they held their annual Trim the Tree party. Shari Flake, member of Winston Garden Club, bought the new almost to the ceiling … Read more

Fire destroys home in Louisville

From staff reports

A house fire in Louisville reportedly sent 4 residents to the hospital Monday morning.

The Louisville Fire Department responded to a fire at 700 North Columbus Avenue around 6:50 Monday morning.

Two adults and two children were … Read more

Supervisors approve contracts; examine costs savings

From staff and press reports

In the December 3 regular meeting, the Winston County Board of Supervisors approved several contracts and discussed cost savings in the county.

The board approved a contract with Alliance Health Center which outlined that the … Read more