Pet of week


Dogs are coming in much faster than they are being adopted.  We found homes for many dogs and puppies last week, but  now we’ve taken in more than we adopted out.  We have so many dogs and puppies in need … Read more

LMSD mentoring program aims to help students succeed

Chasidy Goodwin, Edward Jones Financial Advisor, mentors a student prior to the Christmas holidays.

From staff and press reports


Throughout the school year and even during the Christmas holidays, 12 adult mentors from the community talk to 16 students enrolled the district’s mentoring program.

Nola Bryant, Director of Assessment and Professional Development, who … Read more

ESFP grant awarded to local group, Faith Beyond Walls

EFSP GRANT for Winston County Awarded to Faith Beyond Walls Outreach Ministries

The $9,619.00 awarded to Winston County by the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program will be administered by Faith Beyond Walls.

These funds will ne used to … Read more

Louisville set to host Nanih Waiya Friday

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


In a late holiday addition to the schedule of both schools, the Louisville High School Wildcats will host Nanih Waiya in boys and girls basketball this Friday, beginning at 6 p.m.

The … Read more

Chief justice calls for statewide county court system

From Press Reports


Mississippi Supreme Court Chief Justice Bill Waller Jr. and the Commission on Children’s Justice are calling for legislation to create a statewide county court system.

The proposal would provide uniform youth courts and relieve some of … Read more

Sports schedules


Prep Basketball

6 p.m. — Nanih Waiya at Louisville

TBA — Sam Dale Tournament at DeKalb (Kemper County entered)

6 p.m. — Choctaw County at East Webster

Men’s College Basketball

7 p.m. — Drexel at USM

SATURDAY, … Read more

School board recognizes Miller

From staff reports


In the December 10 Louisville Municipal School board meeting, the members along with Superintendent Ken McMullan recognized Louisville High School Coach M. C. Miller for the teams championship season.

McMullan read a proclamation recognizing the team … Read more