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New of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – October 18, 1912 NOXAPATER: Mrs. Clyde Hathorn and Miss Bulah Morris were visitors to Louisville Wednesday. – Mrs. J. V. Stevens and baby returned home Tuesday from a visit to her parents at Ackerman.

HIGHPOINT: The … Read more

Noxapater receives visit from Presley

From staff and press reports

Noxapater officials and residents had an opportunity to discuss issues with Brandon Presley, Northern District public service commissioner.

Presley held a rural community meeting at Noxapater Park on Thursday, September 27.

A good crowd of … Read more

Holiday events and shop at home promoted by Chamber

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce is blitzing the community and encouraging the public to support local businesses especially during the upcoming holiday season when many special local events are planned.… Read more

Cotton Gin a success

By Joy Wall

On Saturday, September 29, we had another great day in Noxapater. The Cotton Gin Festival and Car Show was once again a successful event. The weather turned out to be just right and we all had a … Read more

Mayor’s Youth Leadership Core Training program set

From press reports

The City of Louisville and The Mississippi School of Protocol & Etiquette have formed a Strategic Partnership Alliance to offer leadership training titled “The Mayor’s Youth Leadership Core Training Program” to the youth of Louisville, Mississippi.

Participants … Read more

Aldermen approve plans to restructure LPD

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen approved a restructuring of the Louisville Police Department in its regular Oct. 2 meeting. Louisville Police Chief L.M. Claiborne requested the several changes inside the police department to … Read more

WMC host health fair to make healthier community

From staff and press reports

Everyone in the Winston County area had the opportunity to get a free checkup on Sept. 29 with the Winston Medical Center Health Fair and community fun event.

The annual Free Family Health Fair was … Read more

Backwoods Comic Fest draws vendors, crowds

From staff and press reports

Unique visitors with resemblances to Princess Leia and other characters appeared at Louisville Coliseum on Sept. 29 for a first ever Backwoods Comics festival.

Festival organizer Andy Childress thanked all the visitors and vendors for … Read more

It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

Thanks so much to Aisha Roberson (Amaya’s mom) for the thoughtful donation of uniforms. Thank you also to Shalonda Triplett (Reagan’s mom) for her donation of uniforms to our clothing closet. Anyone who has gently used uniforms, shoes, or belts … Read more

Business owner aims to give back with toy drive

From Press Reports

Rhonda Prisock, owner of Fantabulous Formals in Louisville, is hard at work these days. Not only with formal gown rentals and sales but in organizing a toy drive for Blair E. Batson Children’s Hospital in Jackson.

Prisock … Read more