Category: News

Obituaries – 03/18/2015

Jessie James Triplett
Funeral services for Jessie James Triplett, 76, were held at 2 p.m., March 15 at Pleasant Grove U.M. Church . Rev. Roosevelt Gage officiated. Burial followed in the Oliver cemetery.

Jessie was a laborer and member of … Read more

MSU’s College of Education’s DREAMS grant sees positive results

Students practice learning skills as part of the DREAMS program.

From press reports

The Dillard’s Reading, Enrichment, Arts, Mathematics, and Science (DREAMS) After-school and Summer Program is making big waves across the Louisville Municipal School District (LMSD). Dr. Teresa Jayroe, Associate Dean in the College of Education (COE) and Principal … Read more

Samaritan’s Purse aiming to help rebuild, repair Winston County

Brent Graybeal stands near one of the vehicles the volunteers will use during their stay in Winston County.

From staff reports

Eleven months after the powerful twister devastated Winston County, Samaritan’s Purse is still helping people recover by rebuilding and repairing homes.

On April 28, a deadly EF4 tornado battered Winston County. Samaritan’s Purse immediately responded, sending staff, … Read more

NAACP announces Freedom Fund Banquet date and speaker


From press reports

The Winston County Branch NAACP will host its 35th Annual Freedom Fund Banquet on March 28, 2015, at 7 p.m. at Lake Tiak-O’Khata, Pine Ridge Lodge, in Louisville, MS.

The Branch is pleased to announce the confirmation … Read more