Thigpen discusses Charter Schools with REPM

From staff and press reports


The Mississippi Charter Schools Act lists 32 requirements that must be addressed in the application, said Forest Thigpen, a charter schools advocate and president of the Jackson-based Mississippi Center for Public Policy think tank … Read more

Crimestoppers aiming to cut crime with community help

From staff reports


Tom Bush who is helping head up the Winston County Crimestoppers recently spoke to the Louisville Rotary Club about the process of the program and goals of the group.

According to Bush, the Winston County Crimestoppers … Read more

Meet the Wildcats

The Louisville High School Wildcats held a successful Meet the Wildcats night recently and held a midnight scrimmage to practice the offense and defense. A good size crowd of loyal LHS fans turned out for the event.… Read more

School is back in – Smoking is out for good

Mississippi high school student Michael Henderson appreciates the fact that he can go to school and not feel pressure from his classmates to use tobacco products.

“I am 100 percent behind the ‘no tobacco products on school campuses’ rule because … Read more

WCSHC’s honored founding members

Dee Dotson, Mary Hannah, Omerio Dotson, and Bobby Hardin

The Winston County Self Help Cooperative honored their founding members for 28 years of untiring services to help save rural America on August 5, 2013. WCSHC provides technical services to help landowners and farmers generate income from their natural resources. Read more