News

County to receive FSA disaster loan applications

“Emergency loans for farmers, ranchers, and operators are available through the Oktibbeha County Office of the Farm Service Agency,” Douglas E. Naron, FSA Farm Loan Manager, said today.

According to Mr. Naron, this authority is pursuant to Administrator Garcia’s declaration … Read more

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – December 6, 1912 NOXAPATER: Mr. and Mrs. Sam Crow and little daughter of Louisville spent Thanksgiving here in the home of Mr. and Mrs. H. E. Hunt. – Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Hickman and Mrs. … Read more

Nowell signs with DSU

From staff and press reports

Head softball coach Casey Charles announced eight new signees that will become members of the Delta State University Lady Statesmen Softball team in 2013-14.

Each of the players signed during the early signing period, which … Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Sorry this column was not submitted last week. I will try to catch up on past events this week.

Especially do I wish to say what a great job the WCJ did reporting on the Blue Star Memorial Highway Marker … Read more

News of the Past

100 Years Ago – November 29, 1912 DEATHS: Mrs. J. W. Tomlinson died at her home in North Louisville on Wednesday evening, November 27, 1912, after several weeks’ illness of slow fever. – On Monday evening about sundown, November 25, … Read more

Friends of Legion State Park receive donation

From press reports

Friends of Legion State Park president Frances Ball is seen receiving a $500.00 check from James Ashley, a member of Borrow Smart Mississippi. The grant is one of the first awarded by the Board of Directors of … Read more

Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon a success

From press and staff reports

The 11th Annual Thanksgiving Community Luncheon once again feed over 1,000 Winston Countians.

Volunteers along with organizer Aline Haynes gathered early at South Louisville to begin a long day of service to the community.

Aline … Read more

Holiday events upcoming

From press reports

The annual Louisville Christmas will kick off Monday, December 3 at 5:30 p.m.

The Chamber staff asks persons to register any entries by Friday, November 30. The coliseum will be open by Wednesday, November 28 for people … Read more

School board to host hearing on building needs

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Municipal School Board will host a public hearing Dec. 10 at 6 p.m. at the Noxapater Attendance Center Auditorium to discuss building needs for the district.

The public will have an … Read more

Students build counter for school

From press reports

The Louisville High School cafeteria recently received a new front counter. It was constructed by the Winston Louisville Career and Technology Center’s Construction class which is instructed by Mr. Bryan Christopher. Mr. Christopher is a first year … Read more