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
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
From press & staff reports
The Mississippi Branch of the Military Order of the Purple Heart along with the Ladies Auxiliary Military Order of the Purple Heart were proud to have Winston County play host for its 22nd Annual Mississippi … Read more
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
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
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Receive Top Honors in ‘Automotive Service Technology’ Competition These students received top honors in the “Automotive Service Technology” competition in the Mississippi SkillsUSA Championships for Region 3 held at East Central Community College in Decatur.
Pictured are (from left) Christian … Read more
Receive Top Honors in ‘Welding Fabrication’ Competition These students at the Winston/Louisville Career-Technical Center received top honors in the “Welding Fabrication” competition in the Mississippi SkillsUSA Championships for Region 3 held at East Central Community College in Decatur.
Pictured are … Read more