Category: News

Kate Armstrong joins the staff of WMC

Kate Armstrong is a family nurse practitioner with experience in acute and chronic care. She has received bachelors’ degrees from Liberty University and the University of Southern Maine. She earned her MSN degree from Frontier Nursing University.

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Kate Armstrong

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Tradition of Spring horse showing continues for local youth

From press reports

For the past six years the Culwell brothers, Julius and Robert Culwell, have kicked off the spring by showing their horses at the local color breed horse show.

The tradition continued this year with the brothers traveling … Read more

Annual Red Hills Festival upcoming May 27

From staff reports

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce is gearing up for a great Red Hills Arts and Crafts Festival this year.

The event is scheduled for May 28 during the annual Memorial Day Weekend. The festival will feature … Read more

Park University graduates announced

Park University held its May 2016 Kansas City Area Commencement ceremony on May 7 at the Community of Christ Auditorium in Independence, Mo.

The University had 665 students eligible to participate in the ceremony — 229 students received a master’s … Read more

Juneteenth Day History celebration set for June 4

From press reports

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas. … Read more

Dowd selected for disaster relief program

By Gwen Sisson

Mike Dowd has found that disaster relief can be “a bit addictive.”

“Helping people in need is such a blessing,” Dowd said. “This new position gives me the opportunity to pay forward what I have learned during … Read more

Blood drive set for May 24

Mississippi Blood Services (MBS) will be holding a community blood drive in Louisville on Tuesday, May 24, from 12 – 6 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will at Walmart in Louisville. All donors will receive a T-shirt. Donors can now … Read more

Sups vote to demolish Annex Building

By Daniel Brunty

The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors made the decision to proceed with steps towards demolition of the Winston County Courthouse Annex Building during its May 16 meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse.… Read more