Category: News

This is National Fishing and Boating Week

By James L. Cummins
Special to the Plaindealer

National Fishing and Boating Week is began on Monday and runs through Sunday. This is the perfect time to celebrate Mississippi’s bountiful fisheries and other aquatic resources, as well as relax.
Let’s … Read more

News of the Past – 06/10/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – June 11, 1915

LOUISVILLE: The ladies of the Methodist Church will give an ice cream … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 06/10/15

Summer reading
Summer is a wonderful break for students and their families, a time to unwind, sleep in, take a trip or two, but it can also turn into a brain-wasting period if parents aren’t careful.

Teachers talk all the … Read more

LFD to sponsor Kids Fire Academy

On June 22-26 Louisville Fire Department will be starting back up with our annual Fire Academy for Kids camp. We will only have enough room for 35 kids from ages 6- 12. Registration forms can be picked up at City … Read more

Obituaries – 06/10/15

Miss Bessie Willie Cole
May 30, 2015
Funeral services for Miss Bessie Willie Cole, 106, were held at Morning Star Baptist Church in Jackson on June 5, 2015 at 12 noon. Burial at Mount Vernon in Noxapater.

Miss Cole was … Read more

Legals – 06/10/15

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Red Cross teaming up with Fire Departments to save lives

From staff and press reports

Home fires are the greatest disaster threat to American families. National statistics show seven people die every day from home fires; a fire-related injury is reported every 40 minutes.

To help reduce injuries and save … Read more

Juneteenth Day set for June 6

From press reports

This year the Voters League will honor the memory of Claudell Weaver, the founder of the Juneteenth Day Celebration in Louisville with the annual event on June 6.

It was during her presidency that Juneteenth was started … Read more