News

Relay for Life supports cancer fight

From staff reports

Hundreds of people, including more than dozens of cancer survivors, converged on Louisville High School football field Friday night for the Winston County Relay For Life cancer fundraiser.

Event organizers still were counting donations Friday evening as … Read more

South Columbus project represents investment in city

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

With a $253,742.03 federal government, state and city outlay the city of Louisville received a new over lay of South Columbus along with new signage.

The South Columbus project was unique since the … Read more

G.O. Bonds to pave the way to the future

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

Residents weary of worn-down wheel paths, crocodile cracks in the roadways and potholes on their routes to work and home may ride smoother soon since the city recently approved and received $2 million … Read more

Way we were by Anna Jean Allen

Leland Bennett Brasfield, 1890-1974 Sallie Mae Brasfield, 1888-1978

Those of you who are around my age will remember Leland and Sallie Mae Brasfield. Those of you who are younger missed knowing two of the most unforgettable characters who ever lived … Read more

Twins turn Seventy

From press reports

Annette and Jeanette Buckalew were born on May 3, 1942, in Fulton, Alabama, to Mattie Bell and Barney Buckalew. They celebrated their 70th birthday with a host of family members on May 5, 2012 at the home … Read more

Third straight year as a Top 200 Bank

From press reports

PHILADELPHIA – In challenging economic times, many consumers and business owners across the nation are keeping a close on the fiscal strength and integrity of their financial institutions.

In central and south Mississippi, however, there is particularly … Read more

Tummy Safe Class and Exam offered July 26

Rita Tanksley Area Agent/Child & Family Development

Tummy Safe is a food certification course for childcare providers. Tummy Safe offers 6 contact hours for child care providers who complete the course, and offers certification status for those that take and … Read more

New 911 service soon to be implemented

From staff and press reports

City of Louisville and Winston County prior to the new year adopted InterAct’s Next-Generation 9-1-1 Emergency Response System to replace and upgrade the former 911 system.

The City of Louisville and Winston County purchased the … Read more