School district receives C rating

From Press & Staff Reports The Louisville Municipal School District earned a grade of Cunder the first set of non-waiver accountability ratings for Mississippi schools. The Mississippi Department of Education released the letter grades Oct. 20 for schools and districts…

Editorial Roundup

No way to select high court judges Most of the energy and attention in this year’s election have been sucked up by the wild presidential contest between Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton. Still, there are other contests on the ballot…

Letters to the editor

Ramblin with Arlene Praise the Lord everyone.  What a wonderful season we are entering in to.  The trees are starting to lose all of their leaves.  If you’ll sit outside to watch, you’ll see them let go and fall to…

Obituaries

Bonnie Faye Montgomery Nov. 5, 2016 Services for Bonnie Faye Montgomery, 79, were Nov. 7, 2016, at Weir Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Ann Kelley officiating. Burial was in Weir Cemetery. She was born Dec. 29, 1936, in West Point.…

CC and LPD partner up to fight prescription drug abuse

Staff reports Community Counseling recently partnered with the Louisville Police Department to introduce a permanent prescription medication drop box located in the lobby of the Louisville Police Department. These groups are joining a county and statewide initiative to have drop…