Carl Jackson concert upcoming Dec. 10

Carl Jackson’s 2016 ‘Home for Christmas’ concert will be held Saturday, December 10, at 4pm and 7pm at the Strand Theater which is located at 118 South Church Avenue, Louisville. Along with Carl Jackson will be the following well celebrated artists: Larry Cordle, Jerry Salley,…

Drought crumbles pavement on highways

The drought in Mississippi this year is not only affecting recreational activities such as bonfires and camping, but it’s also affecting the state’s highways, according to the Mississippi Department of Transportation (MDOT).  “Our roads are definitely suffering the effects of…

Editorial roundup

Season ain’t over The lovable New York Yankees’ Yogi Berra coined the phrase “It ain’t over ’til it’s over.” Mississippi State’s football team can appreciate the late catcher’s malapropian wisdom. After being beat soundly on consecutive weekends by Alabama and…

Letters to the editor

Recognizing Supervisors efforts All the fire departments in Winston County would like to thank the Winston County Supervisors for the decision they made to provide us with a new radio system. We have had a communication problem for several years.…

Obituaries

James Earl Shields Funeral services for James Earl Shields, 53, were held at 11 a.m., November 26 at Ebenezer Church of God in Christ Church of Louisville. Elder Ronnie Paige officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery. Mr. Shields was…