Category: News

Community and economic development conference planned

From press reports   Louisville, MS, July 14, 2017– The public is invited to a community and economic development conference at the Cooperative Extension Office at 155 Vance Street, Louisville, MS, from 8 a.m. to 12 noon. Attend if you…

Dedication of Land Tract at Refuge set

  On Saturday, July 15, at 10 a.m. the staff of Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge will be dedicating 22.5 acres of newly acquired land in honor of Sam D. Hamilton, 1977 MSU graduate and Former Director of…

County awarded federal funds for emergency food and shelter grant

From press and staff reports   Winston County has been awarded federal funds under the emergency food and shelter national board program. Winston County has been chosen to receive $10,275.00 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.…

Accidental shooting results in death of 5 year old

From press and staff reports   Jeremiah Brown, 5, died July 4 when a firearm accidentally discharged at his home in Winston County. Brown died at noon July 4 after he and a 6-year-old child found an unsecured 9 mm…

Winston Countians lose power for short time

From press reports   More than 2,166 EMEPA and Louisville Utilities customers lost power Monday afternoon. A TVA transmission outage caused the outage for 2,166 EMEPA members in Winston County as well as customers of Louisville Utilities. TVA workers restored…

MSU’s Fitzgerald named to Maxwell Award watch list

From school reports STARKVILLE – Following a breakout sophomore campaign, Bulldog signal caller Nick Fitzgerald has been named to the 2017 Maxwell Award watch list, the organization announced Monday. Since 1937, the Maxwell Award has been given annually to “America’s…

Winston Legals

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE   WHEREAS, on October 25, 2002, Delane Hudson, executed a certain deed of trust to Anthony H. Barone, Trustee for the benefit of Centex Home Equity Company, LLC, which deed of trust is of record…

George Bell and Sallie Mayfield Cooper Family Reunion planned

haimes@bellsouth.net   The annual George Bell and Sallie Mayfield Cooper family reunion is to be held on Saturday, July 22, 2017 in the recreation hall of Gum Branch Baptist Church. From Louisville take the highway 25 bypass toward Starkville, take…

Gun ownership is a right, gun safety is a must

A five-year-old child in Winston County is dead. Accidental gunshot wound is the cause. According to a new report from the Children’s National Health System, 20,000 American children will be rushed to the emergency room this year with a gunshot…

Calendar of Events

Concert set Asia Eichelberger and Friends in Concert, Saturday, July 15, 2017 at Friendship Missionary Baptist Church, Jones Avenue, Louisville, Mississippi Bluegrass concert The Magnolia State Bluegrass Association’s Summer Show will be held ‪on Saturday, July 15th @ 1:00 PM until…