Category: News

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 08/26/15

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City to move forward with community storm shelter

From staff and press reports The city of Louisville has been approved for the first phase of a community center safe room. Louisville Mayor Will Hill announced the FEMA approval for the first phase of design and engineering for a Tornado…

LPD receives donation for body camera

From staff and press reports After watching and reading about recent events involving police officers, Dorothy Hisaw donated funds to help purchase body cameras for the Louisville Police Department. Hisaw along with her daughter Elizabeth Spellman presented a check to…

Progress continues at WMC

From press reports The past year has brought a number of positive changes to Winston County, many of them in the area of healthcare.  Winston Medical Center has continued to strengthen its position as the primary choice for health care…

French Camp to host Beth Moore Simulcast

By Sylvia Dickson French Camp Presbyterian Church will host the Living Proof Live simulcast with Beth Moore on September 12, at the Hall Lodge of French Camp Academy, 444 Lake Road, French Camp, MS. Registration will begin at 8:45 a.m.…

City, county leaders, partner with LMSD to combat school truancy

From staff reports The Louisville Municipal School District’s office of Compulsory School Attendance under the direction Stacy Goss-Spiva aims to get all students to improve attendance and get everyone in school. Louisville Mayor Will Hill signed a proclamation recognizing September…

Lady Patriots picked up first softball win of season

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Lady Patriots battled through some adversity last Tuesday to pick up its first fast-pitch softball win of the season. Winston Academy held a 6-1 lead after five innings of play thanks to a…

Louisville’s Hathorn named Leon the Lion at EMCC

From school reports SCOOBA – As the program continues to achieve summer camp success and compete nationally, the 2015-16 edition of the East Mississippi Community College cheerleading team is primed for the new academic year. This year’s 22-member EMCC cheerleading…