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Area metal band releases CD

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From press & staff reports
Choctaw Plaindealer

Mississippi has always had a rich tradition in musical talents, ranging in all types of genres of music.

Ready to make another step in that tradition, a pair of Winston County residents is … Read more

Pets of the week – 10/29/2014

Joni, Susie and Blondie

There are many animals available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control.  Most of the animals have already been spayed or neutered.  The adoption fee is $20.00.  To see pictures of some of the animals available for adoption, find us on … Read more

Pet of Week – 10/29/2014


Vonn is a yellow lab mix who is available for adoption.  She has been spayed, and the adoption fee is $20.00.  To see more pictures of Vonn and the other animals available for adoption, please find us on facebook. … Read more

Praire Opportunity to host annual event


Prairie Opportunity is hosting its annual banquet which will be held Nov. 1 at 6 p.m.

They are hosting a King and Queen Drive to help raise money to provide services for there clients. Hykeem Holman has been selected to … Read more

Local donation

ECCC Practical Nursing Club Makes Donation to Winston County Students

Members of the Practical Nursing Program at East Central Community College in Decatur recently donated school supplies to students in the Winston County School District.… Read more

Farmers’ market wraps up another succesful year

The market prior to its annula closing.

The Coalition for a Healthy Winston County closed out a successful year three of its Farmers Market.

“We would like to thank the customers who purchased fresh produce and other items or just stopped by to visit with us each … Read more

Among the visitors

MCCB tours Toyota 102114

Board members of the Mississippi Community College Board tour Toyota Motor Manufacturing Mississippi at Blue Springs during a two-day meeting at the Itawamba Community College Belden Center last week.… Read more

Town and Country Garden Club hold monthly meeting

Ladies attending the Southern Pines Fall District meeting in Forest, MS were from left to right Teresa Ellis, Frances Ball, Elaine Thompson, Sandra Culwell, Mary Lynn Powers, President  GCM, Inc., Noneine Keene, Debbie Moody, and Dale Shumaker.

On October16, 2014 the Town and Country Garden Club met in the home of Marie Shaw. Teresa Ellis served as co-hostess. Frances Ball opened the meeting with an inspiration based on the scripture taken from Ecclesiastes 7:8-9. She began by … Read more

Growing a garden


Kaylin Smith is a 7 year old, 2nd grade student at Fair Elementary School here in Louisivlle. Kaylin was given one cucumber plant by Mrs. Jean Harper and the 4H club. Kaylin with the help of her grandfather Romack Smith … Read more

HOSA students at WLCTC mark childhood cancer awareness

Hunter with his mother talking to the students.

HOSA students at Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center have been at work learning and sharing education on Childhood Cancer.

September was the month designated for “Childhood Cancer Awareness”.

Students began by utilizing the local radio station, Refuge 107 to spread … Read more