County budget hearing planned

From staff and press reports

The Winston County Board of Supervisors will hold a public hearing for fiscal year 2012-2013 on September 4, at 9 am in Winston County Courthouse.

The supervisors reviewed portions of the budget in their August … Read more

Giant Tailgate Party held on Main Street

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

With the start of the regular season for high school football this past Friday, the Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with Main Street of Louisville hosted their annual Giant Tailgate Party on Tuesday, … Read more

BATTLE planning begins

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

A BATTLE plan to save lives began in earnest this week as the core group of planners for the annual Breast Cancer Awareness To Teach Ladies Early Detection (BATTLE) begin putting in motion … Read more

School examines student numbers

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

Early enrollment numbers for the Louisville Municipal School District show there were about 137 new students this school year compared with last year.

Superintendent William Wade shared the early enrollment numbers August 14 … Read more

Congressman Nunnelee visits Taylor Machine Works

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

Congressman Alan Nunnelee (R-Miss.) toured Taylor Machine Works August 15.

The congressman, who represents Mississippi’s First Congressional District, which now includes Winston County, is back home from Washington D.C. for five weeks after … Read more

62nd reunion of McMillin family held


The 62nd annual reunion of the Clan McMillin & Related Families of Louisville and Winston County gathered on August 4-5 at Lake Tiak O’ Khata. This annual gathering of the McMillin and Related Families of Louisville and Winston County, … Read more

Winston Medical Center to host health fair

From press reports

The staff of Winston Medical Center cordially invite everyone to participate in a Health Fair sponsored by Winston Medical Center in Louisville.

The event will be held on Saturday, September 29, at Winston Medical Center from 9 … Read more

County awarded federal funds for an emergency program

From press reports

Winston County has been awarded federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.

Winton County has been chosen to receive $10,838 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.

The selection was … Read more

Calendar of Events

Annual Adcock Reunion August 25 The family of the late Elzie and Ardella Adcock will be having their family reunion on Saturday, August 25, 2012 at Mollie Estes/ J. W. Young Park in Noxapater, MS located on HWY 15 South. … Read more

LFD receives $2,500 Plum Creek Foundation Grant

The City of Louisville Fire Department was awarded a $2,500 grant from the Plum Creek Foundation to assist in purchasing additional safety equipment for their eight volunteer fire departments in Louisville and Winston County that provide fire emergency response in … Read more