News

Airport receives terminal funding

By Joseph McCain

The Winston County Jorunal

 

The Louisville/ Winston County Airport received additional grant funding to build a new terminal building on the property.

A Federal Aviation Grant along with Mississippi Department of Transportation Funds, county and city … Read more

Presley pushes to extend rate incentives for small business owners

From press reports

 

Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley today publicly encouraged Mississippi’s major electric and gas utilities to extend Small Business Rate Incentives for another year. Incentives provided by Entergy Mississippi, Mississippi Power Company, Atmos Energy, CenterPoint Energy and … Read more

Nunnelee talks economic development and more

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By Joseph McCain

The Winston County Journal

 

Congressman Alan Nunnelee spoke to a crowd of approximately 50 people at the recent Rotary Club of Louisville program.

Congressman Nunnelee was the guest speaker for the program on August 7 which … Read more

Pilot Club Welcomes new member

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The Pilot Club of Louisville welcomed a new member at their July meeting. Allison Shanabrough was installed by club president Tara Woodward, and Paula Fulton presented her with her club pin and binder.

Pictured are Allison Shanabrough and Paula Fulton.… Read more

Republican women hosts Cravens

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From staff reports

 

Michael Cravens, Chief of Staff for Congressman Gregg Harper, and Winston County native discussed D.C. politics with the Winston County Republican Women on Monday, August 12.

Cravens reminded the group that while redistricting may have moved … Read more

Locals graduate space academy

Nathan Letteri and Adam Thomas at space camp.

From press reports

 

Nathan Letteri and Adam Thomas recently attended Robotics Camp at the U.S. Space & Rocket Center, home of SPACE CAMP and NASA’s official Visitor information Center for Marshall Space Flight Center. The weeklong educational program promotes … Read more

Local Pilot Club members attend Pilot International Convention

Pictured are: Kathy Sinclair, Gloria Joiner, Beverly Wilkes, Gail Massey, Wanda Ward, Tara Woodward and DeLaine Woodruff.

From press reports

 

New Orleans, LA – Local _Winston County_ residents and Pilot Club members, Tara Woodward, Kathy sinclair, gail massey, beverly wilkes, gloria joiner, delaine woodruff and wanda ward_, attends 2013 Pilot International Annual Convention & Leadership Conference … Read more

ECCC nursing grads

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ECCC Practical Nursing Program Graduates

These recent graduates of East Central Community College’s Practical Nursing Program received special recognition at the program’s annual pinning ceremony held July 30, 2013, in the Vickers Fine Arts Center on the Decatur campus.

Completing … Read more

Citizens hope to create community park in Nanih Waiya

From staff and press reports

 

Some citizens of Winston County hope to create another haven for walkers, children and those seeking enjoyment outdoors.

The non-profit group Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park are aiming to get all interested persons … Read more