Category: News

National Prayer Day held at Louisville First Baptist

Spiritual messages of hope, prosperity and peace echoed at First Baptist Church in Louisville on May 4 about a dozen gathered to observe the National Day of Prayer. The national theme for this year’s observance was from the book of…

Two Mississippi Novelists to visit Louisville

Joe Lee, a native of Starkville and the author of seven suspense novels, will visit the Winston County Public Library on Monday, May 22 from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Lee will sign copies of Director’s Cut (Dogwood Press, 2014)…

Sullivan awarded Scholarship at MCEF Awards Day

Clark Sullivan of Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center was among 15 high school seniors from across Mississippi receiving $500 scholarships at an annual celebration sponsored by the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation on May 5. The scholarship program, funded by MCEF…

Fulcher earns prestigious Student of the Year Award from MCEF

Drew Fulcher, a welding student at Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center, received the student of the year award from the Mississippi Construction Education Foundation during the organization’s annual celebration on May 5. The award recognizes the state’s top-achieving career and…

Winston County Master Gardeners Yard of the Month for May

May is a difficult month to choose a yard to showcase.  Most of our prized vegetation is either behind us, or ahead of us.  The dogwood and redbud have come and gone, as have the azaleas, and the spring bulbs.…

NAACP Monthly meeting set

The Winston County NAACP Branch held its 2017 Executive Committee Mandatory Training on Saturday, April 29, 2017 at Lake Tiak “O” Khata in Louisville, Mississippi.  The meeting begin at 9:00 a.m. with a continental breakfast and followed with State Treasurer…

LMSD gets input on plans

From press and staff reports The Louisville Municipal School District held a visioning forum April 27 at the Louisville High School Auditorium. The covered topics including academic goals for the district, facility upgrades throughout the district and other opportunities. “This…

Calendar of Events

Red Hill Festival to host Car Show The Red Hills Festival will host a car show Saturday, May 27 at the First Baptist Parking lot. This will be an open car show with registration from 8 a.m. until 1 p.m.…

Peyton Tyler awarded Yates Companies, Inc. Scholarship

Peyton Tyler Allen has been awarded a $4,000 Yates Companies, Inc. Scholarship for the first 2 years of college. Peyton was selected by a scholarship committee at the Yates Companies, Inc. based upon academics, extra-curricular activities and two short essays.…