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100 Years Ago – November 29, 1912 DEATHS: Mrs. J. W. Tomlinson died at her home in North Louisville on Wednesday evening, November 27, 1912, after several weeks’ illness of slow fever. – On Monday evening about sundown, November 25, … Read more

Friends of Legion State Park receive donation

From press reports

Friends of Legion State Park president Frances Ball is seen receiving a $500.00 check from James Ashley, a member of Borrow Smart Mississippi. The grant is one of the first awarded by the Board of Directors of … Read more

Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon a success

From press and staff reports

The 11th Annual Thanksgiving Community Luncheon once again feed over 1,000 Winston Countians.

Volunteers along with organizer Aline Haynes gathered early at South Louisville to begin a long day of service to the community.

Aline … Read more

Holiday events upcoming

From press reports

The annual Louisville Christmas will kick off Monday, December 3 at 5:30 p.m.

The Chamber staff asks persons to register any entries by Friday, November 30. The coliseum will be open by Wednesday, November 28 for people … Read more

School board to host hearing on building needs

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Municipal School Board will host a public hearing Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Noxapater Attendance Center Auditorium to discuss building needs for the district.

The public will have an … Read more

Students build counter for school

From press reports

The Louisville High School cafeteria recently received a new front counter. It was constructed by the Winston Louisville Career and Technology Center’s Construction class which is instructed by Mr. Bryan Christopher. Mr. Christopher is a first year … Read more

Teacher Academy spotlights Preston

By Helen Black

One look at Ms Preston’s third grade classroom at Fair Elementary and you know immediately she is a Wildcat fan!

You enter her class room through a replicated goal post and can almost hear the game clock … Read more

Calendar of Events

Driver Safety Class for Nov. 28 AARP chapter 2859 will sponsor a driver safety class for ages 50 plus at the Winston County Extension Office, Wednesday, November 28. The Time is 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Lunch will be served. … Read more

Benefit program set for Aline Haynes

From press reports

There will be a benefit fundraiser program for Mrs. Aline Haynes on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 3:30 P.M. at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church.

She is the wife of Mr. Johnnie Haynes and has four daughters; … Read more

Relay kicks off into full gear

From staff and press reports

Organizers of the 2013 Winston County Relay for Life are rounding up support for a holiday-themed event that they hope will continue the mission of helping provide vital programs and education to cancer patients and … Read more