Real growth in Farmers’ Markets

Showing off some 18 to 19 inch beans grown here in Winston County from seeds brought in from Illinois.

From staff and press reports

Farmers markets are exploding in popularity around the country, and Winston County is no exception.

Fans of farmers markets say they are equally attracted by the availability of a variety of fresh, local produce and … Read more

Gregory seeks 4th Term as Winston County Coroner

Scott Gregory

Winston County Coroner David Scott Gregory, Democrat, is seeking his fourth term as Chief Medical Examiner Investigator/Coroner for Winston County.

Gregory has investigated over 1200 death cases since being elected in 2003, has over 370 classroom hours in death investigation … Read more

Aldermen approve inducement agreement

From staff report

The Louisville Board Aldermen opened July business with a full agenda and tackled economic development, police department questions and other business.

Winston Plywood and Veneer
The board approved Mayor Will Hill to sign an inducement agreement with … Read more

Millage for school district should drop


From staff reports

The Louisville Municipal School Board approved a $29,264,951 revenue budget for the 2015-2016 school year during its July 9 meeting.

The school district will be seeking $7,041,673 from local sources such as ad valorem taxes. Ad valorem … Read more


Harvey Watkins Jr. of the Canton Spirituals and The Sunshine Boys

The Sunshine Boys received a call from Mrs. Esther Wooten of Malaco Records/Former CEO/Exclesisa Booking Agency on June 16, to sing at the 37th Mississippi Gospel Awards in Jackson! On July 12, 2015 the Sunshine boys had six minutes to … Read more

A version of ‘The Breakfast Club’

Breakfast is served for the attendees.

From staff reports

Every Monday for the past four years, a group of about 25 Winston County men have made it a tradition to eat breakfast together.

They meet early at Jack Mitchell’s cabin. A weekly devotional and fellowship accompany … Read more