Bull & Barrels fundraiser slated for Oct. 31

From Staff Reports

A Bull and Barrels event will be Oct. 31 at the Louisville Coliseum. This is a fundraiser for Colton Mewbourn of Ackerman, who will compete in Miniature Bucking Bulls during the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas … Read more

Children Health and Safety Fair set for Oct. 6

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville/Winston County Excel by 5 program and Winston Medical Center have partnered together to sponsor the Children’s Health and Safety Fair on Tuesday, October 6 at the Winston Medical Center in Louisville … Read more

Nanih Waiya Community Park set for Oct. 10

From press reports

Nanih Waiya Community Park will host its Annual Fall Festival 5k Run/Walk on October 10, 2015 from 9 am – 3 pm at 9185 Highway 490, Louisville.

As part of the event a grand opening celebration of … Read more

Calendar of Events – 09/30/15

La Leche League to meet
La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International, … Read more

State takes key road win over Auburn; Brown honored

From combined reports

Mississippi State (3-1, 1-1 SEC) downed No. 25 Auburn (2-2, 0-2) 17-9 on Saturday night, defeating the Tigers on their home field for the first time in the Dan Mullen era.

“It feels good,” Mullen said. “We’re … Read more

NWTF-Hardees Wildlife Show scheduled for October 8

From press reports

The East Mississippi Chapter NWTF and Hardees present The Wildlife Show to be held at The Louisville Coliseum on Thursday, October 8 from 5-8 p.m.

Vendor spaces are still available for any outdoor related businesses.… Read more

64th French Camp Harvest Festival Oct. 10

By Sylvia Dickson
Join in the fun at the 64th annual Harvest Festival in French Camp on Saturday, October 10, 2015, in the Natchez Trace Historic District. It’s a great outing for young and old.

Activities begin at 9:30 a.m. … Read more

News of the Past – 09/30/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – October 1, 1915

LOUISVILLE: The High School has enrolled 413 students -207 girls and 206 … Read more