Category: News

Three powerful reasons that we should believe in our future…

By Mary Snow

Just in case you haven’t noticed…school is back in session! So much for June, July, and August…that’s what we used to have for summers. Ah…those were the days. We’ll need to have a conversation about that one … Read more

Winston County unemployment rates show increase

From press & staff reports

Mississippi’s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate was 5.9 percent in June, which was unchanged from the rate a month earlier in May. This rate is the lowest level of unemployment in Mississippi since December 2007, when … Read more

Farmers Market’s Buck Day

by Frank Taylor

The Winston County Farmers’ Market continues to thrive in supplying families with locally grown fruits and vegetables.
They are experiencing an uptick in new and younger customers in 2016. Therefore, today’s market trend should motivate our local … Read more

Board working with MDOT on safer roads

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors discussed implementing a program to assist the county in creating safer roadways during its August 1 meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse.

The board met with … Read more

New K-9 officer joins LPD

From staff reports

The Louisville Police Department welcomed a new officer to its force – and this officer is smaller than his co-workers but provides a vital role in the community.

The LPD welcomed K-9 Officer Hagon, a male 2-year-old … Read more

At NCF 2016

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Haley Harris, daughter of Laura and Taylor Harris, meets Donald Trump, Jr. at the Neshoba County Fair

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Johnson Wells, son of David and Penny Wells of Noxapater talks with Gov. Phil Bryant.

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Skills winners

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ECCC students placed in five areas of competition during the 52nd annual SkillsUSA Leadership Conference held recently in Louisville, Ky. Pictured are (from left) Alan Graham of Forest, seventh, industrial motor controls; Jason Forrest of Decatur, 14th, technical drafting; Ryan

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Rotary Club discuss managed healthcare

From staff reports

The Rotary Club of Louisville discussed healthcare in the county with a special guest during its weekly meeting held at Lake Tiak O’Khata July 27.

Winston Medical Center CEO and Rotarian Paul Black introduced the speaker for … Read more

LMSD hosts annual new Teacher Orientation

From staff reports

In an effort to familiarize new teachers to its district, The Louisville Municipal School District held its New Teacher Orientation Program this past Wednesday, July 27 at the Central Office.

The district has hosted the orientation in … Read more