State transfers property to city

From staff and press reports

Delbert Hosemann, Mississippi’s Secretary of State recently transferred a portion of tax-forfeited land to the City of Louisville to help promote economic development in the area. “Getting lands back on city and county tax rolls … Read more

Byron Keith Foster graduates EMCC

Byron Keith Foster of Preston, MS has completed the course of study for the Associate In Applied Science in Funeral Service Technology degree from East Mississippi Community College in Scooba, MS. He and ten other members of his class participated … Read more

[obits} Obituaries

Mr. Jim Fieber Formerly of Louisville, MS – Jim Fieber, 81, passed away, on Saturday, August 4, 2012, at his residence, in Albany, OR. James Anthony Fieber was born February 17, 1931, in Toledo, Oregon to the late Dorothy Tindall … Read more

Snow named Mississippi Jewelers Association President

GULFPORT——Johnny Snow, Louisville native and second generation owner of The Jewel Shoppe,

The Diamond Store, a fine jewelry and fine gift shop in downtown Louisville since 1961, was named President of the Mississippi Jewelers Association, during their 61st Convention in … Read more

Winston Guards hold December meeting

Winston Guards #2643 MS Division United Daughters of the Confederacy met on December 5, 2011 in the Colonial Room at Lake Tiak O Khata. White tablecloths and red napkins covered tables that held cloth Santas, snow covered magnolia leaves and … Read more

Winston Guards hold November meeting

Winston Guards#2643 MS Division United daughters of the Confederacy met on November 14, 2011 in the VIP Room at Lake Tiak O Khata. In observation of Veteran’s month our tables were covered with white tablecloths and red napkins. Flags of … Read more

Winston Guards honor birthdays

Winston Guards#2643 MS Division United Daughters of Confederacy met in the Flamingo Room at Lake Tiak O Khata. To honor the birthdays of General Robert E. Lee and Thomas “Stonewall” Jackson the table held Mr. Scott Griffith of Houston, MS.… Read more

Traipsin’ round town by Lynne Cunningham

Have you detected any hint of Fall in our steamy hot atmosphere lately? Not likely with the temps up to mid-nineties these dog days of summer. But take heart. My prediction usually comes true about fall. Which is: September days … Read more

Refuge welcomes new biologist

Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge welcomes their new wildlife biologist, Steven Lewis.

Steven is a 2005 graduate of Mississippi State University, majoring in Wildlife Science within the Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture. Prior to his arrival at … Read more