Celebrating Our Freedom

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From staff reports

Winston Countians were out in full force Thursday celebrating America’s birthday. Young and old gathered on Main Street in Louisville Thursday afternoon for a fun filled red, white, and blue parade.

Children ages 12 and younger paraded … Read more

ECCC softball camp

Participate in ECCC #3308BE

These area athletes participated in a softball camp hosted in June by East Central Community College in Decatur. Participants and their respective hometowns … Read more

Saving Rural America: One Day at a Time

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By Rosie Harris, WCSHC Member

Working to maintain the heritage and legacy of my late husband has been a challenge that I really wasn’t prepared for. The question is, “ How do you prepare for the unknown?” I don’t profess … Read more

Mini fire academy teaches safety and more

Detrick Sanders, LFD fireman, shows how the fire truck works.

From staff reports

Many children dream of growing up to become a firefighter. All parents want their children to learn important safety skills. Louisville Fire Department’s Children’s Mini Fire Academy satisfies them both.

The recent five-day academy for children aged … Read more

Nanih Waiya Community Park breaks ground

The symbolic first shovel of dirt is picked up.

From staff reports

The June 25 groundbreaking for the 15-acre Nanih Waiya Community Park was truly a community effort.

To date, more than $100,000 in private and in-kind donations and grants have been raised for the park project, which started … Read more