Southern Miss to award degrees at 2013 Fall Commencements

The University of Southern Mississippi will hold spring commencement exercises during ceremonies on the Hattiesburg campus Friday Dec. 13.

Southern Miss President Rodney Bennett will confer undergraduate, graduate and specialist’s degrees at the ceremony, held at Reed Green Coliseum. Mississippi … Read more

Sports schedules


Prep Basketball

Louisville Wildcat Classic (4:30 p.m. — Aberdeen girls vs. Meridian, 6 p.m. — Aberdeen boys vs. Meridian; 7:30 p.m. — Louisville girls vs. Kosciusko, 9 p.m. — Louisville boys vs. Kosciusko)

Choctaw County Tournament (4 … Read more

District Reading fair winners chosen

The 2013/2014 District Reading Fair from Louisville Municipal School District was held on Friday, November 22 at Eiland Middle School. The first place winners will move onto regionals to beheld in Jackson on March 7.

Grades kindergarten through 12th were … Read more

2013 Wildcats make history with 16-0 record

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


It’s hard to make football history in Louisville, but that’s just what the 2013 Louisville High School Wildcats did on Saturday as they completed a 16-0 season — the first ever in … Read more

Grace Christian set to host Nanih Waiya Dec. 16

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


The Eagles of Grace Christian School are scheduled to return to action on the basketball court on Monday when they play host to Nanih Waiya. That will be the last scheduled game … Read more

LPD chief warns of possible holiday crimes

From press and staff reports


The holidays are a time of cheer except for scams and crimes that may occur.

Louisville Police Chief L.M. Claiborne warns residents not to be an easy target for scams or crimes.

Due to … Read more

Check It Out At The Winston County Library


The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:

Danielle Steel – Winners

David Baldacci – King & Maxwell

Clive Cussler – Mirage

Janet Evanovich – Takedown Twenty

Fannie Flagg – The All Girl Filling … Read more

ECCC squads drop decisions at Pearl River

East Central Community College’s basketball squads completed 2013 competition by falling to Pearl River Community College in MACJC South Division action Monday, Dec. 9 in Poplarville.

The Lady Warriors were clipped 67-58 and fell to 5-5 overall and 0-2 in … Read more

ECCC honors Fall Sports Athletes

Numerous awards and honors were presented to East Central Community College football and soccer players and cheerleaders at the annual Fall Sports Awards Banquet held Dec. 4, 2013 in Mabry Memorial Cafeteria on the Decatur campus.

ECCC President Dr. Billy … Read more