News

Drug Court completes statewide system

From Press Reports

The creation of a drug court for the Fifth Circuit Court District
completes statewide coverage of drug courts in Mississippi. All 22
Circuit Court districts now operate drug courts.

Circuit judges Joseph Loper of Ackerman and Clarence … Read more

Calendar of Events

AARP to meet March 13
Winston County area AARP Chapter #2859 will hold their March 13, 2013
meeting in the City Hall at 2:00 p.m. Ivory Craig, Associate State
Director will be at this meeting .
Members of our group … Read more

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago –March 14, 1913
NOXAPATER: Little Miss Ettie Lee Hickman entertained a number of
her little friends at a birthday party on Saturday afternoon. – Mr.
Wood of Kosciusko, who is the manager of the Hard Wood mill … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Thanks to the neighbors who sent me, as neighborhood chairman, their
contributions to the American Heart Association. Your checks have
been mailed to headquarters. If you did not get around to returning
the self-addressed envelope to me, you can still … Read more

Fair part of Read Across America Day

From staff reports

Fair Elementary students last week celebrated National Read Across
America Day, held yearly to celebrate the spirit of reading, and to
celebrate the birthday of children’s book author Dr. Seuss.

Theodor Seuss Geisel (better known as Dr. … Read more

DYW awards scholarships; hosts large crowd

From staff reports

The Winston County Distinguished Young Women Scholarship program
(formerly Winston County Junior Miss) packed the Louisville High
School auditorium Saturday night as 6 young ladies vied for the title
and several scholarships.

Of the 6 young ladies, … Read more

LPD investigating rash of car breakins

From staff reports

The Louisville Police Department is investigating a series of car
burglaries that took place on the west side of Louisville.

LPD Investigator Gerald Hayes vehicles no several vehicles were
burglarized and items have been stolen from the … Read more

Club closed, arrest made

From staff reports

On Saturday, March 2 the Winston County Sheriff’s Department’s,
Alcohol Beverage Control agency supported by Mississippi Bureau of
Investigation and Louisville Police Department closed the Reality
Lounge at Old Stockyard Road and made two arrests.

According Sheriff … Read more

Reward offered in Dean Park vandalism

From press reports

The Winston County Sheriff’s Department is offering a $500 reward for
information that leads to the arrest of the vandal or vandals who
broke into the women’s bathroom at Dean Park and destroyed the sinks
and commode.… Read more