Byrd returns south to hometown

From press & staff reports

As workers work at a rapid pace to rebuild the Winston Medical Center so it may return to its original site, Winston County residents will also see the return of one of its native sons.… Read more

Youth Fishing Rodeo a success


Michael Delane Burt shows off his catch of the day. He caught three fish in all.


Participants were all smiles even though no fish were caught.

DSC_4374 From staff reports

Fishing has long been a popular outdoor activity but many people, … Read more

Red Hills Festival on the horizon

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

Serving the community everyday in various ways

From staff and press reports

No driver is thrilled to see flashing lights twirling in the rearview mirror whether it is an ambulance, fire truck, police cruiser, or sheriff’s department vehicle.

But during the frightening moments in life, the men … Read more

Volunteer firefighters serve community

Did you ever stop to think what would happen if no one volunteered to put out fires or respond to medical emergencies in your community. The toll in lives and property would be unfathomable.

Over 70 percent of the fire … Read more

Winston County educator awarded graduate scholarship

Penny Hill, Director of Curriculum and Personnel in the Louisville Municipal School District, recently received a $1,000 graduate scholarship from the Mississippi Professional Educators (MPE). A resident of Louisville, Hill earned her Bachelor of Science, her Master of Science, and … Read more

STAR persons honored

STAR students with their STAR teachers who were honored recently at the banquet in Jackson Dennis Reed and Jennifer Hayes from Louisville High School and Marc McCool with Kenley McMullan from Nanih Waiya High School.IMG_0762Read more