MDOT District One employees receive service awards

From press reports

Recently the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT) recognized its District One employees who have committed years of service to the department on June 28, 2012. MDOT Service Awards Program recognizes its employees for their length of service … Read more

Louisville Aldermen cover business in July meeting

From staff reports

The Louisville Board of Aldermen covered a lengthy agenda prior to the July 4 holiday.

The Aldermen approved a public notice of bids for construction at Louisville Railcar facility on Railroad Avenue. The facility is expected to … Read more

Calendar of Events

Louisville 2012 Softball League July 12 Louisville Softball League will be starting July 12. We will be having Co-ed Teams, Church League Teams, Men’s and Women’s Teams. If you are interested, contact 662-803-7216. All team entry fees must be in … Read more

Taylor Group promotes Lowery to Corporate Position

From press reports

The Taylor Group, Inc., the holding company of Taylor Machine Works, Inc, Sudden Service, Inc, Taylor Power Systems, Inc., Taylor Holding, Inc. and Taylor Leasing, has named Robert Lowery as Director of IT.

Lowery’s promotion to the … Read more

Hogue prepares for state DYW competition

From press reports

Madeline Hogue, Distinguished Young Woman of Winston County, will be one of 36 Mississippi high school seniors competing for more than $42,500 in college scholarships when the Distinguished Young Women Program of 2013 begins Thursday, July 19, … Read more

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – July 12, 1912 HIGHT: The young people of this community enjoyed an ice cream supper last Wednesday night at the home of Mr. L. L. Parks. – Misses Tannie May and Mary Ella Snow visited their … Read more

Sheriff’s office makes more arrest in the Henton murder

From staff and press reports

Two additional suspects have been arrested in a February 26, 2012 shooting at the Imperial Palace nightclub in Winston County.

Investigators of the Winston County Sheriff’s Department arrested Marvin Stingley of Sallis on a charge … Read more