Mayor gives recovery update at REPM meeting

The Winston County Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met on November 6 at Louisville City Hall to hear an update on the recovery efforts from the April 28 storms. Mayor Will Hill (right) and REPM President Joe Wylie pose for a photo before the meeting began. Hill provided an update on the city’s recovery effort, as well as discussing the status of the plywood plant and health care in the county.

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Retired Education Personnel of Mississippi met on November 6 at Louisville City Hall to discuss the recovery efforts from the April 28 storms, as well as hold their regular meeting.… Read more

WinstonStrong and MDS dedicate 1st rebuilt home

Dowd talks to the media about the project.

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The community-based recovery fund “Winston Strong” in conjunction with Mennonite Disaster Services is proud to announce the completion of the first home through their cooperative efforts after the April 28 storms.

A dedication … Read more

Angel Tree up at library

Junior Auxiliary angel tree is up for all wishing to donate.

From staff reports

With Christmas less than 43 days away, many children have already commenced to making out their Christmas wish lists.

Some children, however, will have to depend on the generosity of the community to receive the gifts they … Read more

Teens participate in disaster simulation

Students, firefighters and officers practice a disaster simulation.

From press & staff reports

The Winston-Louisville Vocational Center Health Sciences class participated in CERT Basic Training Disaster Simulation held at the Winston County Extension Office on Nov. 7 at 8:30 a.m.

The simulation was held to test the classes’ … Read more

Pet of week – 11/12/2014

Pet

Ernie is still in need of a home.  He has been neutered, and he is great around the other dogs in the shelter.  Our adoption fee is $20.00.  To see more pictures of Ernie and the other animals available for … Read more