Category: News

Aldermen receive update on plywood project

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen discussed applications in regards to the plywood plant project during its April 7 meeting at City Hall.

The meeting began with DARE officer Tonya McWhirter discussing the upcoming … Read more

Mayor Hill receives two national awards for disaster response

From staff and press reports

With the national spotlight on Winston county and Louisville following the April 28 2014 F4 tornado, one person who took the lead during those dark days has been recognized with two national awards for his … Read more

JA holds hopping good time


The Junior Auxiliary of Louisville hosted their Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Ivy Park on Saturday, April 4, 2015. Easter baskets full of goodies were awarded to the children who gathered the most eggs in their age category. … Read more

County receives reimbursements from FEMA

By Daniel Brunty
Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors received reimbursement payment from FEMA in regards to storm repairs, as well as discussing the graveling of private driveways during their regular meeting held on April 6 at … Read more

Relay on the way

A Relay Bunko night was held at the end of March and was a great success in turnout and funds raised. "We had a great turnout for our 2015 Relay for Life Bunko. We had about 58 people show up for this event," said Carol McAdory, one of the organizers of the event. The event was held at Market Cafe with food provided by Johnny Wooten.  "We played actual Bunko for about one hour with door prizes given out between games," said McAdory.  Door prizes were donated by Darlene Bane, Michele Maxey, and Brandi Krajewski (and her helpers). "A big thank you goes out to Johnny Wooten and Market Cafe, Brandi Krajewski, Michele Maxey, Jennifer McAdory, and all who came to support this very worthy cause. We raised almost $800 and had a night of fun, food, and fellowship. Please make plans to join us next year," said McAdory.

Relay for Life is coming up April 24.

They currently have over 14 teams who are participating.  This year theme is “Celebration of Hope.”  Teams are decorating their tents in a celebration team.  Winston Medical Center, Winston Therapy Services, WMC … Read more

Louisville’s Love signs with Coahoma

LHS Girls' Basketball Coach Jackie Laine, Diamond Love, Desmond Love (brother of Diamond)

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

Diamond Love grew up hearing stories about Louisville High School basketball legend Dee Forrest, now she is going to get to play for her.

Last week Love, a senior at LHS, signed a basketball … Read more

Student art show held

Madelyn's Cat

Barbara Howell’s Senior Art Students  Madelyn Ball, Landon Christopher, Peyton McMinn and Bailey Taylor were honored with an art show April 3-10, 2015.  Parents of the Seniors presented a reception April 3rd to open the show.  Other students in the … Read more