Category: News

Extension Office to host canning workshop

From staff reports

One of the best things about Mississippi summers is the delicious food provided by fresh garden vegetables. To maintain that goodness, canning allows you to enjoy preserved vegetables year-round.

The Winston County Extension Office will offer residents … Read more

Dean Park Commissioners Monthly Meeting set each month

The Dean Park Commissioners meet the 4th month of each month unless otherwise advised. The meetings are held in Dean Park under the Pavilion, weather permitting. In case of in-climate weather the meeting will usually be held at the County … Read more

Smokefree Mississippi recognized as first in the nation for passing the most smoke-free air ordinances

On Tuesday, June 28, during the Mississippi Municipal League Conference, the Mississippi State Department of Health’s Office of Tobacco Control (OTC) and Smokefree Mississppi were recognized as first in the nation for passing the most smoke-free air ordinances. The OTC … Read more

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – July 21, 1916

Louisville this week sent three boys to the army, or at least they … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community.

The Distinguished Young Women Program try out to select the 2017 Mississippi 2017 DYW was held in Meridian this week at the historic Temple Theater and I was there on Thursday … Read more

Rotary celebrates another successful year

From press and staff reports

The Louisville Rotary Club held its annual Banquet and Dinner Wednesday, June 22 to celebrate another successful year of Rotary and interaction among club members.

The event marks the end of the rotary year and … Read more

Mother and Daughter graduates

What an exciting time for these two! Amanda Cockrell Eaves (right) graduates from EMCC Scooba with an Associate of Applied Science Funeral Service Technology degree one week before her daughter, Harli Eaves (left) graduates from MUW with a Bachelors of … Read more


The Louisville 8U Girls All-Star team competed in the 2016 Dizzy Dean World Series this past week in Southaven MS and finished in 3rd place out of 16 teams from Mississippi, Tennessee, Alabama, and Georgia.   The players are:  Front Row, … Read more

Grand opening

In what has a been a very busy summer for the Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Association, the organization recently held a ribbon cutting new business Just Around the Corner and Off the Beaten Path located at 109 Park … Read more

Family Life

The Noxapater Baptist Church recently held a celebration and groundbreaking on its future Family Life Center.Noxpater FLCRead more