Category: News

Jail docket

June 9

Darin Cotton, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala

Carlton Ashford, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala

Ricky Luckett, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala

Ricky Meeks, BM, Attala County, holding for Attala

Lester Johnson, L-5 Eichelberger, disorderly conduct, … Read more

Commissioner’s great nephew receives Eagle Scout Rank

From press reports

Commissioner David Chandler of the Mississippi Department of Child Protection Services (MDCPS) presented his great nephew, Braxton Bane of Louisville, Mississippi, an American flag that once flew over the nation’s capital this Thursday.

The flag presentation was … Read more

Clearing up questions

I am writing this to clarify last week’s column and to address the questions I received.

No, I don’t support Hillary Clinton. Yes, she has done some terrible things also. Her policies as Secretary of State got four Americans killed … Read more

Mitchell earns Doctor of Optometry Degree

William Mitchell, O.D., of Louisville, Mississippi, was among 129 students recently awarded the Doctor of Optometry degree from Southern College of Optometry in Memphis.

A native of Louisville, Mitchell is the son of Rusty and Beth Mitchell. He is a … Read more

LPD adds more officers to its force

By Daniel Brunty

The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Police Department swore in two officers into its force during a brief ceremony held at City Hall June 17.

Louisville Mayor Will Hill administered the oath of office to new hire … Read more

SLP fun

June 14’s SLP program for 1-5th graders, “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!”  Magician Dorian LaChance thrilled the crowd with his sports magic, puppets, jokes and music.

“The thing I love about Dorian’s programs is that they are so entertaining, … Read more

LMSD partners with Winston Plywood

From press & staff reports

The Louisville Municipal School District Board of Trustees discussed an opportunity to partner with Winston Plywood and Veneer to offer students of the district a transformative learning experience during its June 14 meeting held at … Read more

Arrest made in home invasion

From staff and press reports

An arrest has been made in the recent home invasions and car burglaries in the Louisville area.

29-year old Bennie Colton was taken into custody by The Mississippi Department of Corrections and placed in the … Read more

Equipment delivery parade Thursday

From staff and press reports

As promised in December of 2015 Winston Plywood and Veneer will be purchasing three pieces of equipment from Winston County’s own, Taylor Machine Works. To celebrate this collaboration of two great businesses in the County … Read more

Domestic dispute leads to death

From staff and press reports

A Winston County resident was involved in a deadly shooting on the evening of Thursday, June 16.

The fatal shooting took place on Stanley Road near Noxapater. The Winston County Sheriff’s Department responded to a … Read more