The City of Louisville Fire Department was awarded a $2,500 grant from the Plum Creek Foundation to assist in purchasing additional safety equipment for their eight volunteer fire departments in Louisville and Winston County that provide fire emergency response in … Read more
Submitted by: Rita Tanksley Child & Family Area Agent Mississippi State Univ. August 17, 2012
There are many things you can do to help your kids start the school year on the right track, like replacing an old backpack or … Read more
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The CDC has reported a higher than usual incidence in West Nile Virus this year and Mississippi has one of the highest rates of infection reported.
West Nile Virus is spread … Read more
Hypothermia in Mississippi? Really? Yes, not only does it happen, but it can be deadly if not treated quickly and appropriately.
Hypothermia is a condition that occurs when the body loses heat faster than heat can be produced. Generally … Read more
The Friends of the Legion State Park met at the Lodge on August 14 for the third quarterly meeting. President Frances Ball presented an agenda, which include consideration and discussion dealing with ongoing plans and projects for the remainder of … Read more
From press reports
Registration continues for evening classes offered by East Central Community College in Decatur for the fall 2012 term. Classes begin Monday, August 20 at various locations in the College’s five-county district. Registration for evening and day classes … Read more
School pictures will be taken on August 30th. Students may wear a shirt of their choice with uniform bottoms on this day only.
Thank you to Mrs. Jill Pearson for the donation that she made to the clothing closet. We … Read more
By Bill Bishop and Roberto Gallardo
Winston County has experienced a brain gain in the last 40 years, joining the rest of the country in what has been a massive increase in the number of adults who have earned college … Read more
100 Years Ago – August 23, 1912 This edition was not available for review.
Ongoing news stories for the week of August 23, 1912 would be the trial of Swinton Permenter progressing at Winona, Mississippi; and plans for the Winston … Read more
Winston Guards No. 2643 MS Division United Daughters of the Confederacy met on March 6, 2012 in the Colonial Room at Lake Tiak O Khata. The spirit of the Irish filed the room. The tables were covered with white … Read more