Category: News

There be dragons

Dragons have invaded the Winston County Library. Louisville native Sam Clark, son of Joe and Susan Clark, has his ceramic dragons, coffee trolls, cups, bowls and jars on display at the library through the month of August.   To learn more…

Buy car seats based on children’s age and size

By Susan Collins-Smith MSU Ag Communications RAYMOND, Miss. — Parents know car seats are essential for children’s safety, but the task of choosing and installing one can be overwhelming for even the most savvy moms and dads. “There are many…

Local football teams face competition this weekend

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal While the 2015 football season doesn’t officially kick off for Louisville, Noxapater, Nanih Waiya, and Winston Academy until Aug. 21, all four teams will be involved in a jamboree or scrimmage this weekend. Nanih…

Woman with local ties working with success

From the Clarion Ledger- Reprinted with permission My name is Morgan Sessums, and I’m the head teller at Trustmark’s main office in Brandon. I’ve worked here four years. Every day is different, but my responsibilities range from supervising other tellers…

Focus Manor still has openings

By Elmetra Patterson Focus Manor Inc., a nonprofit 501 (c) 3, continues to seek applicants for its facility which is located at 402 East John C. Stennis Drive, Louisville, MS. Open house was held on July 18, 2015 and the…

Tax questions

The Retired Educational Personnel of Mississippi in Winston County held its August meeting August 6, 2015 in Louisville City Hall at 1:00 PM.

Pro softball pitcher joins EMCC coaching staff

From school reports SCOOBA – Alison Owen, a two-year professional player with the Akron Racers of the National Pro Fastpitch and a former Southeastern Conference standout pitcher, has been named assistant softball coach at East Mississippi Community College.  The announcement…

65th McMillin & Related Families Reunion celebrated

Submitted by Sylvia Bennett McMillin, secretary With the anticipation of the beginning of August, comes the anticipation of the McMillin Reunion….and oftentimes the dread of the hot Mississippi temperatures for Saturday’s outside event. Over fifty McMillin kin were pleasantly surprised…

AR testing

Students from the public schools and Winston Academy have been doing their Accelerated Reading Testing at the Winston County Library summer.