Category: News

Donald named president of AGD

By Gwen Sisson As Dr. Mark Donald said in his presidential speech before the 2105 House of Delegates, becoming president of the Academy of General Dentistry is a pretty big deal for “a country boy from Mississippi.” W. Mark Donald,…

Unique survivors: A look at a small ornamental tree

Heptacodium miconioides-(aka. Seven-son-flower) (pronounced hep-ta-co-di-um) Submitted by Brenda Jowers: a member of the Winston County Master Gardeners While driving on McCullough Road one spring day I noticed two, small, nicely shaped ornamental trees. I had not seen any others like…

Representing MS

Roper Stoots carries state flag and competes in Little Britches National Championship

Bernice Pearson Art Show set for August 7

From press reports Winston Medical Center Nursing Home staff, residents and the family of Ms. Bernice Pearson invite you to attend a “Art Show” in honor of Ms. Bernice Pearson on August 7, 2015 at 2pm at WMC-Nursing Home. The…

Retired Chancery Judge Edward Prisock died July 30

From press reports Retired Chancery Judge Edward Prisock of Louisville died Thursday, July 30, after a short battle with pancreatic and liver cancers. He was 74. A funeral service  will be held at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 2, at Grace…

Library grant

The Winston County Library recently received seventy-five children’s books as part of a Libri Foundation Grant.  The books are mostly junior non-fiction and junior fiction books. 

Lovorn attends Gov. School

From press reports Allayna Lovorn was selected to participate in the 2015 35th Anniversary Session of the Mississippi Governor’s School, held May 31st-June 19th, 2015. The Governor’s School is a residential honors program established in 1981 by Governor William F.…

Winston County Master Gardeners Association names Yard of the Month

Submitted by by Elmetra Patterson For the month of August 2015, the yard at the home of Alisha and Kevin McCool, 33 Sturgis Road, Louisville, MS was selected by the Winston County Master Gardeners Association. They live there with their…

Rodeo fun

Brianna Young and her Barrel horse, Vegas, competed in the National Little Britches Finals Rodeo held in Pueblo, Colorado, July 20th-25th.

Flag donation

Local WoodmenLife Chapter 102 donates American flag to Fair Elementary.