Remembrance and regrowth


From staff reports

A community memorial service on Sunday, May 11 at Louisville High School remembered the 10 Winston County residents killed in an April 28 tornado.
Rep. Michael Evans who headed up some parts of the search and rescue … Read more

Winston County needs more volunteers

Submitted by Linda Breazeale, PIO for Winston EMA

Samaritan’s Purse is requesting more volunteers to assist with sawing downed trees and limbs and moving them for county cleanup efforts.
Volunteers should check in at the Samaritan’s Purse tent at the … Read more

Members of ARC delegation pledge help to Winston County

Winston Medical Center CEO Paul Black shows off the modular hospital that will be placed into service May 19 for Winston County until a new hospital is ready. Earl F. Gohl the federal co-chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission, Guy Land of the ARC and Mike Armour of the ARC talk on the ways the ARC can help.

From staff reports

Representatives of the Appalachian Regional Commission visited Winston County Monday, May 12 to observe the damage and pledge their help.
Earl F. Gohl, ARC Federal Co-Chair, explained that over the last 4 years ARC had invested over … Read more

Medical, counseling needs available in Louisville

Submitted by Linda Breazeale, PIO for Winston EMA, with additions

Community counseling and other medical services are available to people in Winston County as citizens recover from the EF4 tornado that heavily damaged property throughout the county on April 28.… Read more

Wedding announcment – Watson-Butts

Katherine Watson
Katherine Watson

Katherine Watson

Mrs. Elton Earl Watson, Jr., of Louisville, announces the engagement and forthcoming marriage of her daughter, Katherine Grace, to Mr. Timothy Williams Butts, son of Mr. and Mrs. Timothy Lewis Butts of Louisville. Miss Watson is the daughter … Read more



Tyler Tucker, an 8 year old child from Winston County, left many sweet memories here when he was tragically killed along with his parents during the tornado that devastated Winston County April 28.
Cameron Ingram, a friend and a classmate … Read more

LMSD dropout prevention recognizes students and mentors

LES principal Belinda Swart, with one of the recognized students and mentors along with LMSD’s Nola Bryant.

From press reports

Louisville Municipal School District recently held a a “Spotlight on Mentees” program on Friday, May 9 at Eiland Middle School . Dr. Nola Bryant welcomed everyone to the program which recognized the accomplishments of the children who … Read more