Category: News

Memories of Our County – 08/05/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. Pallets Pillow top mattresses are the ‘thing’ today. The mattresses are around 12 inches thick and have a deep, soft, pillow-like foundation on the top.  Some folks even buy…

Crime/ Law enforcement update

Contraband caught beforehand The law enforcement in Louisville and Winston County have been busy recently. On July 29, the Louisville Police Department in conjunction with the Winston County Sheriff’s Department and Winston/Choctaw County Regional Correctional Facility warden arrested three suspects…

Field day set for fruit, vegetable producers

From press reports VERONA, Miss. — The North Mississippi Research and Extension Center in Verona will hold a summer field day for fruit and vegetable producers on Aug. 26 at 7 a.m. Registration will begin at 6:30 a.m. The event…

Letters to the Editor – 08/05/15

Death row versus legal fights Was there anyone other than myself who was appalled last week when I read that the convicted, confessed killer of a young woman in 1976 was sentenced to death for the fourth time? He was…

ECCC to hold registration for Electrical Technology

East Central Community College in Decatur will be registering students for its Electrical Technology Program on Thursday, Aug. 13, at the Louisville Career Advancement Center. ECCC is now offering courses in its Electrical Technology Program at the Louisville Center beginning…

Noxapater to hold special election

From staff reports The Town of Noxapater will hold a special election August 25 to fill the unexpired term of the late Jessie James Hudson. Hudson died on Thursday, July 9.

Primary election tidbits as of 3 p.m. Tuesday

Gov. Phil Bryant, who faces challengers in both Tuesday’s Republican primary and November’s general election, had $2.8 million on hand at the end of July. Bryant’s primary opponent, Mitch Young, had $40. • In one of Mississippi’s most expensive races…

School supplies to be awarded

Prairie Opportunity, Inc. will issue school supplies to eligible families on Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at the office located at 921 South Church Street, Louisville, MS  from 4:00 until 5:00 p.m. or until all supplies have been issued.

Legals – 08/05/15

STATE OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY OF KEMPER & WINSTON TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, DOROTHEA GREEN, executed a Deed of Trust to Charles E. Smith, Trustee for the use and benefit of The Commercial Bank, which Deed of Trust was dated…