Category: News

County awarded federal funds for an emergency program

From press reports

Winston County has been awarded federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.

Winston County has been chosen to receive $10,716 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.

The selection was … Read more

Bane Announces Candidacy for Winston County Tax Assessor


Darlene Fryery Bane recently announced her candidacy for office of Winston County Tax Assessor and Collector. After retiring from the United States Postal Service on February 3rd, she qualified as a Democratic candidate for the county office on February 4th. … Read more

Louisville native plays major role at Selma

Green with his daughters, Reyla and Lyric

From press reports

March 7th marked the 50th anniversary of the historic civil rights march from Selma to Montgomery, AL, known as “Bloody Sunday.” In commemoration of this moment in history, former President George W. Bush and several members of … Read more

Pet of the Week – 03/11/2015

pet of the week

Tabitha is a spayed lab mix, and she is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control. She is great with the other animals in the shelter. … Read more

A look at the old Frank L. Fair home on South Columbus

From the Louisville Historic committee/ Annette Crabtree

As you drive down South Columbus Avenue, you can’t help but notice a large white antebellum home nestled between two tall oak trees. The home was built around 1900 by Frank L. Fair, … Read more

The Town & Country Garden Club held monthly meeting

Left to right planting tree at Legion Park: Sandra Culwell, Shirley Hawkins, Dale Shumaker, Frances Ball, and Noneine Keene.

From press reports

The Town & Country Garden Club held its February 19, 2015, meeting in the home of Kay Crowson. Elaine Thompson served as co-hostess. There were thirteen members and two guests present. Guest speakers for the program were … Read more

ECCC to present ‘Wizard of Oz’ March 24-28

From press reports

East Central Community College’s Encore performers will present their spring musical selection, “Wizard of Oz,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 26 through Saturday, March 28, in the Vickers Fine Arts Auditorium on the Decatur campus. Matinees are … Read more

Kirk Announces Re-Election Campaign for County Attorney


Kiley Kirk announces his campaign for re-election to a second full term in representing the people of Winston County as their County Attorney.

Kiley was elected as the County Attorney in mid-November 2010 in a special election and Re-Elected again … Read more