Saving Rural America: One Day at a Time

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…

Mini fire academy teaches safety and more

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…

Nanih Waiya Community Park breaks ground

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…

Now open: Twisted Frozen Desserts

From staff reports Just in time for summer, Twisted Frozen Desserts has opened its doors on Hwy 14 in Louisville near Subway. Owner Lori Mitchell said she opened the ice cream and dessert store with a desire to provide sweet…

A successful summer for DREAMS

From staff reports Dillard’s Reading, Enrichment, Arts, Mathematics and Science After-school and Summer Tutorial Enrichment Program (DREAMS) wrapped up another successful summer program on June 30. More than 200 students were enrolled in this year’s DREAMS program, which provided enrichment…

Louisville Medical Clinic now open

From staff reports Just more than a year after an F4 tornado destroyed Winston County’s hospital, three physician clinics and a nursing home, the new Louisville Medical Clinic has opened its doors. The 12,000-plus square-foot clinic, located at highways 25…

Morris recognized for three decades of service

From staff reports During his three decades with the city, City Engineer Kenny Morris wore a lot of hats: building official, zoning administrator, floodplain administrator, Americans with Disabilities Act coordinator, public works director and manager of the landfill. It was…