Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Joe Shepard

Joe Shepard, 91, passed away on Monday, February 1, 2016, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Thursday, February 4, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were held … Read more

Extension Office to host Arbor Day celebration

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal
(article contains exerts from article “Tree planting requires planning, research” by Susan Collins-Smith,
MSU Ag Communications)

With residents of Winston County still recovering from the April 28, 2014 storms, The Winston County Extension … Read more

Smokey the Bear comes out of hibernation


Submitted by Brenda Keen

Once again, Smokey the Bear has come out of hibernation to visit all the preschool children in Winston County. As Smokey visits the schools, he is concerned first and foremost about teaching fire safety to children. … Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/03/2016


AARP tax aide
AARP Tax Aide will be providing FREE Income Tax Return Services at the Winston County Library during the Income Tax Season. We will be available on Wednesdays beginning February 3rd, from 9 AM until 2 PM. We … Read more

Play set

"Don't Take God For Granted" cast members. 

“Don’t Take God For Granted” An inspirational play written and produced by… Read more

Local WoodmenLife chapter active in community 2015

Starlab provided to area schools.


WoodmenLife Chapter 102 of Louisville and Kosciusko had a banner year in 2015 and looks to make 2016 even better.

The first quarter kicked off in January with the annual Installation of Officers and Family Dinner at Pap’s Place … Read more

DYW full of events leading up to event

DYW contestants and their honorary little sisters were treated to an afternoon movie and snacks Sunday, January 31. This social was compliments of North Gate Cinema.

The 2017 Distinguished Young Women Program will be Saturday, February 27, 2016 at 6 P.M. at the Louisville High School auditorium.… Read more