ECCC offers OSHA HAZWOPER class in Louisville

OSHA HAZWOPER, training for Hazardous Waste Operations Workers, is being offered at the East Central Community College Career Advancement Center located in the old Spartus facility at 923 South Church Street in Louisville. This 40-hour course provides training in remediation … Read more

Guardsman promoted to lt. colonel

From press reports

JACKSON, Miss.— Robert J. McWhirter of Ocean Springs, was promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel in the Mississippi National Guard here July 17, 2012.

Brig. Gen. Mitch Brown, the Assistant Adjutant General, Mississippi Army National Guard, … Read more

Farmers’ market benefits vendors, citizens and more

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Winston County farmers’ Market has developed as a success for vendors and citizens.

Despite the heat and dry weather early in the growing season, the 2012 farmers’ market has been a very … Read more

Lifetime resident publishes life story

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County

A lifetime resident of Winston County is ready to tell her life story in the form of a short novel soon to be released.

Mrs. Frances Stewart Ball is the author of “Front Porch … Read more

JA Tasting Tea a success

By Angel Whitehead – Vice President Junior Auxiliary

The Junior Auxiliary of Louisville held their Annual Tasting Tea and Silent Auction April 21st at First United Methodist Church in Louisville. This event helped in raising the much needed funds for … Read more

Seperate fires gut homes

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Fire Department recently responded to a residential fire in the Greensboro community in Louisville on July 10 after an emergency call reporting of white smoke coming from the residential area.

The … Read more

Two die in car accident

From press reports

One car accident causes the death of two in Winston County on July 16.

Jolene McQueen,48, and her 2-year-old granddaughter, Mi’Kayla Roberson, were killed when the maroon 1997 Nissan Pathfinder that McQueen was driving left the road … Read more

LFD provides community service

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

Many residents of Winston County have their own ideas of what the fire department does in their community. A lot of them think they just simply put out fires and respond to emergencies … Read more

Calendar of Events

Bethsalem Annual Revival and Campground Meeting July 20 Bethsalem Presbyterian Church will hold its annual Revival-Campground meeting from July 20-22. Evening services will begin at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday morning at 11 a.m. Dinner on the grounds will be served … Read more