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Mayor’s Youth Leadership Core Training program set

From press reports

The City of Louisville and The Mississippi School of Protocol & Etiquette have formed a Strategic Partnership Alliance to offer leadership training titled “The Mayor’s Youth Leadership Core Training Program” to the youth of Louisville, Mississippi.

Participants … Read more

Aldermen approve plans to restructure LPD

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen approved a restructuring of the Louisville Police Department in its regular Oct. 2 meeting. Louisville Police Chief L.M. Claiborne requested the several changes inside the police department to … Read more

WMC host health fair to make healthier community

From staff and press reports

Everyone in the Winston County area had the opportunity to get a free checkup on Sept. 29 with the Winston Medical Center Health Fair and community fun event.

The annual Free Family Health Fair was … Read more

Backwoods Comic Fest draws vendors, crowds

From staff and press reports

Unique visitors with resemblances to Princess Leia and other characters appeared at Louisville Coliseum on Sept. 29 for a first ever Backwoods Comics festival.

Festival organizer Andy Childress thanked all the visitors and vendors for … Read more

It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

Thanks so much to Aisha Roberson (Amaya’s mom) for the thoughtful donation of uniforms. Thank you also to Shalonda Triplett (Reagan’s mom) for her donation of uniforms to our clothing closet. Anyone who has gently used uniforms, shoes, or belts … Read more

Business owner aims to give back with toy drive

From Press Reports

Rhonda Prisock, owner of Fantabulous Formals in Louisville, is hard at work these days. Not only with formal gown rentals and sales but in organizing a toy drive for Blair E. Batson Children’s Hospital in Jackson.

Prisock … Read more

Visit your elected officials at work at the Capitol

By Lynne Cunningham

Our state legislature is a large body of lawmakers at work, keeping the engine of our state government humming. Senator Giles Ward and Representative Michael Evans are striving to fulfill their obligations as elected officials from our … Read more

LMSD Family Center to host safety event

On Tuesday, October 16, 2012, the Louisville Municipal School Family Center will host a safety workshop. Presenters will be Officer Tonya McWhirter, Sheriff Jason Pugh, and Beth Eden Fire Chief Randal Livingston. The holiday season is upon us, and many … Read more

{news] Calendar of Events

AARP Oct. 10 Winston County area AARP Chapter # 2859 will hold their October 10, 2012 meeting in the City Hall at 2:00 P.M. Members are asked to please be present.

GCS Pastor Appreciation Oct. 11 Grace Christian School will … Read more

One case of West Nile reported in Winston County

The state Department of Health is reporting 13 new human cases of West Nile virus, including one in Winston County.

The new cases were reported in DeSoto, Forrest, Hancock, Holmes, Lauderdale, Pike, Panola, Rankin, Scott, Walthall and Hancock counties, as … Read more