Category: News

Obituaries – 09/09/15

Mr. Amzie Crosby, Jr. Aug. 28, 2015 Services for Amzie Crosby, Jr., 71, of Louisville, were held Aug. 4, 2015, at Beck Funeral Home in Louisville, MS with the Rev. Kelvin Forrest officiating. Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 09/02/15

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Community Conversation about Mental Health with Nfusion 7 planned for Sept. 19

by Elmetra Patterson Nfusion 7 has scheduled an event with the community to have conversations about mental health and to provide data and information to help participants converse about key issues of importance to their community. Nfusion 7 Community Conversation…

Congressman visits Winston County to hear concerns

From press reports Newly elected First District Congressman Trent Kelly made his rounds in Winston County on Monday, August 24. Kelly’s first stop was at the Winston County Chamber of Commerce office where he met with local officials.

MDEQ awards solid waste assistance grant

From press reports The Mississippi Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) awarded Claiborne County a solid waste assistance grant of $13,548 that will be used by the county for clean up of illegal dumps and a derelict property program. “The Solid…

LMSD Trustees discuss teacher retention

From staff reports Seven teachers in the Louisville Municipal School District have been approved for hire through the state’s expert citizen license provision, which allows school districts to employ teachers in hard-to-find areas without a standard credential. The state allows…

Branning wins senate seat

From staff reports The August 25 primary run-offs went off without a hitch. Below are the unofficial results. Democrat candidate for State House seat 42 Carl Mickens received 411 votes and his opposition Eugene Crosby received 2,024 votes in Winston County.…