Category: News

Spots available for ECCC Baseball’s Indoor Hitting and Pitching Clinics

The East Central Community College baseball program is again offering indoor hitting and pitching clinics on the Decatur campus for youth ages 6-12. The Hitting Clinic will be from 6:15 to 8:15 p.m. on Thursday evenings for four consecutive weeks…

NAACP ACT-SO to host meeting

The NAACP ACT-SO (Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics) will meet Sunday, January 29,2017 at Louisville City Hall at 4 pm. There are twenty-six (26) categories of competition in STEM, HUMANITIES, BUSINESS, CULINARY, PERFORMING ARTS AND VISUAL ARTS. Students enrolled…

Calendar of Events

Republican Meeting set There will be a meeting of Republican voters residing within the city limits who are interested in forming a Republican Municipal Executive Committee for the City of Louisville. The meeting will be held on Thursday, Jan. 26…

President of Alcorn State University to  headline ‘Annual Scholarship Gala’

Once again this year, the Alcorn State University Louisville Winston County Alumni Chapter presents its’ annual Scholarship Gala.  This years’ Gala will feature as its guest speaker, Dr. Alfred Rankins, Jr., the 19th president of Alcorn State University. Dr. Rankins,…

Decades of bad habit can be changed

Marie McDowell, a retired administrative specialist for Southern Farm Bureau, has been smoking  menthol-flavored cigarettes since she was 16 years old. She started out lighting cigarettes for a friend. But that courtesy turned out to be habit forming. “There was…

Little Hearts Luncheon set for February 10

Plans are made for the 3rd Annual Little Hearts Luncheon as a fundraiser for the Good News Clubs of Winston County and Child Evangelism Fellowship of Mississippi. There are Good News Clubs in our county’s schools which provide an after…

School Board moves forward with energy savings plan

From staff reports   The Louisville Municipal School Board of Trustees took another step closer to making the school district more energy efficient with hopes of saving about 15 percent in energy cost per year. During its monthly meeting on…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 01/18/2017

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Democratic Party to meet

A regular meeting of the Democratic Party will be held on Friday, January 27 at 5:30 p.m. at the city hall auditorium for all Winston County Democrats, A called meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. for all city of…