Aldermen discuss grants and improvements

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen held their regular meeting on Sept. 18 to cover several grants.

Aldermen Eugene Crosby opened the meeting upon the absence of Mayor Will Hill who was attending learning … Read more

LMSD receives ‘D’ rating from state on MCT2

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The results on the Mississippi Curriculum Test, Second Edition (MCT2) for the Louisville Municipal District were mixed at best and disappointing to most.

Overall LMSD as a district received Academic Watch rating or … Read more

BATTLE is Thursday

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The annual Breast Cancer Awareness To Teach Ladies Early Detection (BATTLE) luncheon is set for this Thursday, September 27.

The event will feature a fashion show by cancer survivors, door prizes and a … Read more

Area law enforcement makes 11 drug arrests

From press and staff reports

Eleven drug suspects were arrested September 20 by local and state law enforcement agents.

A mulit-agency drug round-up resulted in eleven arrests Thursday, September 20. The Louisville Police Department, Winston County Sheriff’s office, Mississippi Bureau … Read more

Winston County Democratic Party holds Rally

By Elmetra Patterson

It was a beautiful evening at beautiful Dean Park in Louisville, MS for a Democratic Party Rally and Fish Fry. Over 150 people were in attendance as the Winston County Democratic Party kicked off its first rally … Read more

Rural Community meeting Thursday in Noxapater

Brandon Presley, Northern District Public Service Commissioner (D- Nettleton) continues his 2012 community meetings across the Northern District to hear directly from ratepayers. The “Rural Community Meeting” in Noxapater will be held on Thursday night, September 27, 2012, at J … Read more

Backwoods Comics Festival this Saturday

That’s right folks, Louisville’s own Comics Festival will be this Saturday on Sept. 29 at the Coliseum on Ivy Ave from 10am till 6pm. There will be webcartoonists from around the state and even one from Florida and Arkansas.

Also … Read more

Vowell to bring Cash Saver to Louisville

From staff and press reports

A new grocery store is coming to Louisville, at the former Piggly Wiggly location on Church Street.

Triple V, Inc, which operates Vowell’s grocery stores, announced it’s bringing a Cash Saver store here.

Cash Saver … Read more

Friends of Legion Park hold meeting

Submitted by: Frances Ball Friends of Legion State Park

The quarterly meeting was held on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Legion Lodge.

There were 31 out of 40 members present. The purpose of the meeting was to update the projects … Read more

Calendar of EVents

Neighborhood Watch meeting Sept. 27 The Highpoint – New Zion neighborhood Watch meeting will be Thursday September 27. Meeting begins at 7:00 P.M. A The Highpoint Fire Department. Our guest speaker will be a Represenative from Crime Stoppers. Please come … Read more