Category: News

Farmer’s Market returns Winston County June 18

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications/ with staff additions

A profitable sales outlet and a ready-made customer base make farmers markets the ideal channels for small-scale producers to sell their crops.

“Price and demand both drive the success of farmers … Read more

LMSD to participate in Summer Food Program for another year

From staff, press reports

Starting June 1 and continuing through July, the Louisville Municipal School District will offer free food twice a day weekly to anyone 18 and younger as part of the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Summer Feeding Program.… Read more

Festival draws great crowd, provides weekend fun

Crowd welcomes the 5k winners and prepares for the Fun Run

From staff reports

It was a gorgeous Memorial Day weekend as Winston County residents took part in the 35th Annual Red Hills Festival in downtown Louisville this past Friday and Saturday.
The weather could not have been any more perfect … Read more

PSC Brandon Presley to hold town hall meeting


From press reports

Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a Town Hall meeting on Thursday, June 4, 2015, at the Noxapater’s park building located at 9994 Kilpatrick Street, Noxapater, MS from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

This … Read more

Congressional race runoff upcoming

Kelly and Zinn

From Staff Reports

Polls will be open from 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesday countywide in the runoff to fill the seat of the late Rep. Alan Nunnelee.

The candidates in the June 2 nonpartisan race are Republican Trent Kelly, a district … Read more

Planning helps seniors benefit from doctor visits

By Susan Collins-Smith
MSU Ag Communications

RAYMOND, Miss. — The stress of managing personal health can be physically and emotionally draining for senior citizens and their families, but proper preparation for routine doctor visits can help older adults stay active … Read more

A new traditon


Southern Traditions located on Main Street in downtown Louisville recently hosted their ribbon cutting. Heather and Jeremy Cummins are the proud new owners of Southern Traditions.

“Thank you all for your support.” stated Jeremy Cummins.… Read more

Know warning signs of depression in seniors

By Nathan Gregory
MSU Ag Communications
STARKVILLE, Miss. — Older Americans may become depressed as they face the many challenges aging brings, but spotting the signs and being proactive can limit the illness’s influence.

This responsibility starts with the ability … Read more