News

Lil’ Blessings Consignors needed

From press reports Lil’ Blessings , a mission based organization of First Baptist Church, Louisville, will be hosting their spring/summer children’s consignment sale this March 22-23. From baby items to children’s clothing and toys to youth size clothing, Lil’ Blessings … Read more

Child dies in car accident

From staff and press reports A 9-year-old child died Sunday, February 10, after the car the child was riding in left the road and hit a tree. A Mustang GT with 4 occupants was traveling toward Louisville on Brooksville Road … Read more

Board moves to remodeled courtroom

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Louisville Board of Aldermen approved moving its future meetings to the newly remodeled municipal courtroom. Mayor Will Hill explained that the updating of the city and municipal courtroom was staying under budget … Read more

Drug arrests made

From press and staff reports A Winston County man was arrested Friday, February 8 and charged with possession of marijuana and with the intent to distribute while in possession of a firearm. Officers from the Winston County Sheriff’s Department went … Read more

Executives meet at Legion State Park

From press reports The Legion State Park Lodge was a buzz Monday, February 11 at 10:30. Senator Giles Ward arranged for the Executive Director of the Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks, Dr. Sam Polles along with the Department … Read more

NWTF Hunting Heritage Banquet upcoming

From press reports The local East MS Chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation will hold its annual Hunting Heritage Banquet on Saturday February 23 at 6 pm in the Grace Christian School Gym. The meal will be a seafood … Read more

Education notes

Winston County resident among Ole Miss December 2012 Candidates for Degrees OXFORD, Miss. – Darneice Seante’ Floyd of Louisville MS 39339 is among 829 December 2012 candidates for degrees at the University of Mississippi. These include 623 bachelor’s degrees, 132 … Read more

Supervisors discuss grant opportunities, disaster plan

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors covered an array of business including discussions on grant opportunities and disaster planning in case of an incident like the courthouse fire in Webster County.

Patsy Patterson … Read more

Mayor signs Healthy Family proclamation

From Press Reports

February is Healthy Family Month. This is a time set aside to celebrate the importance of cultivating and maintaining the bond between members of the familial unit. The family is the foundation on which communities are built … Read more