ECCC Orientation scheduled for Friday, August 9

A final orientation session for new and transfer students planning to enroll at East Central Community College for the 2013 fall semester will be held Friday, August 9 on the Decatur campus.

Registration activities are scheduled between 8 a.m. and … Read more

Seeding Cilantro for a fall crop

Horticulture Tips

Written by: Dr. Lelia Kelly and Dr. David Nagel – Horticulture Specialists


Most everyone that has a vegetable garden is enjoying fresh tomatoes right now. Those of us who love fresh salsa, picante sauce and other Tex/Mex … Read more

On a Mission in Mississippi

By Katie Eubanks

Northside Sun Staff Writer


Without the cross, Mission Mississippi would be just another nonprofit with nice ideas.

But the cross changes everything.

That’s what Mission Mississippi staff and board members are praying will happen over the … Read more

It’s Elementary

Brandy Blanton, Elementary School Nurse provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

The year has gotten off to a great start! The students were welcomed on Monday, August 5, by teachers and staff who were excited to … Read more

LMSD Menus

Breakfast Menu:

August 2013:

Thursday Aug. 8:

French Toast Sticks



Fruit Bowl


Friday Aug. 9:


Chicken Tenders


Fruit Bowl


Monday Aug. 12:


Sausage Patty



Fruit Juice


Tuesday Aug. 13:

Pancakes… 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 – August 8, 1913

NOXAPATER: An unfortunate affair happened on our streets Saturday afternoon when Mr. Tom … Read more

Kudzu bug numbers up, affecting soybeans, houses

By Bonnie Coblentz

MSU Ag Communications


MISSISSIPPI STATE — The kudzu bug is a nonnative insect that is becoming a management headache in soybeans and a pest in houses after just one year in the state.

The insect was … Read more

CAPPS set to kick off August 13

From press reports


CAPPS afterschool program is excited to announce the start of its fifth year of service to students in grades 5-12 in the Louisville Municipal School District. This year CAPPS will focus on Language Arts and Mathematics … Read more

Law enforcement seeks wanted men


From press reports


The Louisville Police Department and Winston County Sheriff’s Department are seeking the public’s help in finding two indvividuals wanted for criminal offenses.

The Louisville Police Department is asking the citizens help in locating Cedric Deon Clark. … Read more