The year has gotten off to a great start! The students were welcomed on Monday, August 6, by teachers and staff who were excited to see some familiar faces as well as many new students. Getting ready for this day … Read more
Winston Guards No.2643 MS Division United Daughters of the Confederacy met on February 6, 2012 in the Colonial Room at Lake Tiak O Khata. The tables were covered with white tablecloths and red and pink napkins. There were red … Read more
Submitted by: Rita Tanksley Child & Family Area Agent
According to Prevent Blindness America, more than 12.1 million school- age children, or one in four, has a vision impairment. Among preschool-age children, more than one in 20 has a vision … Read more
The descendants of Robert Lafayette Carr and Annie Mae Ingram Carr met Saturday, July 7, 2012, at Murphy Creek Baptist Church in Louisville, MS for an annual family reunion.
Delphia Hurt, daughter of Maxine Carr Hurt, opened the program … Read more
From Staff Reports
Guest speaker Josiah Coleman presented a program on “Judicial Philosophies” to the Louisville Rotary Club August 1.
Coleman primarily surveyed how Supreme Court justices interpret the Constitution because their interpretations affect everyone, he noted.
Coleman grew up … Read more
100 Years Ago – August 16, 1912 In WINONA, the jury has been selected and the trial of Swinton Permenter, for the murder of Miss Janie Sharp, is now underway.
NOXAPATER: Mr. R. L. Webb of Laurel was a guest … Read more
By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal
The Winston County Board of Supervisors used the August 6 meeting to help prepare the 2012-13 budget for its September approval along with covering the first of the month’s business.
The board examined … Read more
From press reports
U.S. Senators Thad Cochran (R-Miss.) and Roger Wicker (R-Miss.) today reported that Mississippi has successfully competed for more than $5.0 million in federal grant funding to support a variety of transportation-related improvements around the state.
Eight separate … Read more
By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal
The congregation of Mt. Moriah Missionary Baptist Church returned to its original home with the opening of their new church on August 4 at South Martin Luther King Drive in Louisville.
Construction of … Read more
From press reports
On August 5, the City of Louisville Fire Department responded to a report of a commercial structure fire at Grayson Blu.
Upon arrival Engine 1 had established water supply and began deploying the initial attack line. A … Read more