Category: News

Car winner

William Smith, James Ashley, and Jurlean House

James Ashley and William Smith are excited to announce the winner of the Customer Appreciation Car Giveaway. … Read more

International Women’s History Month acknowledges Chief Warrant Officer – 3 Carmen E. Cole USMC Ret.


Submitted by Elmetra Patterson

Chief Warrant Officer (CWO) 3 Carmen E. Cole a native of Milwaukee Wisconsin, with roots in Louisville, MS, began her military career enlisting in the Marine Corps in November 1980. She completed recruit training at Marine … Read more

Legion State Park full of outdoor fun and more

From staff, press reports

For many Mississippians, this is the time of the year to venture outside to explore.

This is a perfect time of year to hit the trail and find the beauty of Legion State Park according to … Read more

District winners

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Winston Academy students who competed in the District spelling bee were:… Read more

ECCC Tennis squads drop decisions to Itawamba

ECCC Men’s Tennis Team 2015
Members of the 2015 men’s tennis team at East Central Community College in Decatur and their respective high schools include (back row, from left) Robert Strong, Forest; Alex Chapman, Mary G. Montgomery, Semmes, Ala.; Eduardo Santillan, Forest; and Tyler Patrick, Morton; and (front row, from left) Juan Miranda, Morton; Javon Yarbrough, Louisville; Devin Skinner, Neshoba Central; and Cole Duty, Winston Academy. Robert Thompson serves as head coach and Dianne O’Neill is adjunct coach. (EC PHOTO)

ECCC tennis teams dropped a pair of decisions to Itawamba Community College Tuesday, March 17, at Gaddis Park in Forest.

The Lady Warriors fell 8-1 to the visiting Lady Indians and the Warriors lost 9-0.

In women’s competition, results were … Read more

Pet of week – 03/25/2015

Pet of week photo

Lilly is a spayed lab mix, and she is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control. Her adoption fee is $20.00. To see pictures of the animals available for adoption, please find us on Facebook. … Read more

Business Notes


Robert Taylor joins Renasant Community Board
Robert Taylor recently joined Renasant Bank’s Louisville/Winston County Community Board. Davis is the President of Sudden Service, Inc., Taylor Power Systems, Inc. and Taylor Leasing Corporation. Davis attended Mississippi State University, graduating with a … Read more

Unlimited possibilities at the library: celebrate National Library Week April 12-18

NWL carol vickers library 4-17

From press reports

This week, the Winston County Library joins libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, a time to highlight the changing role of libraries, librarians and library workers.

Libraries today are more than … Read more

Cheer for 1st

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On March 21, Starkville Southern Storm Cheer Junior Level 2 Team won first place in their division at the Deep South Cheer Gulf Coast Classic in Mobile, AL.  The team is coached by Kaitlyn Day. … Read more

NW’s Smith, Jones ready to play JuCo football

Jones and Smith with the NW Coaches.

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Jamarlo Smith and Peyton Jones are two entirely different type football players but when it came time to decide where they would play junior college football Nanih Waiya head football coach Tate Hanna said … Read more