Supervisors discuss grant opportunities, disaster plan

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors covered an array of business including discussions on grant opportunities and disaster planning in case of an incident like the courthouse fire in Webster County.

Patsy Patterson … Read more

Mayor signs Healthy Family proclamation

From Press Reports

February is Healthy Family Month. This is a time set aside to celebrate the importance of cultivating and maintaining the bond between members of the familial unit. The family is the foundation on which communities are built … Read more

Firefighters douse fire downtown

From press reports

A downtown Louisville building suffered fire damage Monday, February 4.

Monday morning at 4:14 AM Louisville Fire Department responded to a fire at 119 South Church Street with a call from the Louisville/ Winston County 911.

The … Read more

PAVE group focuses on education

By Peggy Miller

Partners Advancing Values in Education (PAVE) was created in 2012 to help bridge the communication gap and to help reach consensus between what the citizens of Winston County and Winston County Partners for Community Living (WCPCL) believe … Read more

School board election delayed until November

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Municipal School District Trustee election for District 1 has been rescheduled for November.

While LMSD school officials are still awaiting final notice from the Attorney General’s office and Secretary of State’s … Read more

{obits] Obituaries

Mrs. Margurite Rita Savell Funeral services for Mrs. Margurite Rita Savell will be held at 11 AM Thursday, January 31, 2013 at Spring Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Stuart Purvis officiating. Interment was in Spring Creek Baptist Cemetery. John E. … Read more

Calendar of Events

REPM meeting Feb. 7 Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi will hold its monthly meeting February 7, 2013 in Louisville City Hall at 1:00 PM. Featured speaker will be Babs Fulton, Louisville City Clerk on the duties of the City Clerk.… Read more

Deadlines for Chamber entries, nominations soon

From press reports

Chamber soliciting Art for Red Hills Festival T-shirt The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is soliciting Art Work that will be printed on the Red Hills Festival T-Shirts as well as the posters and other printed material.

Anyone … Read more

{news] It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

Thank you to Mrs. Apryl Bane and Marilyn Dowdy for their generous donation to our clothing closet. We are in need of khaki pants and underwear for our students, especially sizes 6-10. We try to keep a supply of uniforms, … Read more