Library to feature noted authors, events

From staff and press reports

The Winston County Library will celebrate National Library Week,
April 14 through 20, with a variety of events and with two
Mississippi Authors.

The April 16 event will feature D.K. White. White will be signing … Read more

Hotel/Motel tax vote to be on municipal ballot

From staff and press reports

Residents in the City of Louisville will have an opportunity to vote
on the implementation of a Hotel/Motel tax levy in June.

The Louisville Board of Aldermen in its April 2 meeting approved a
resolution … Read more

Calendar of Events

Agape Baptist
Revival April 14-16
Pastor Robert E. Brownlee, Sr. and the Agape Church Family will be
having revival April 14-16, 2013. The guest speaker for this three
night service will be Rev. Dr. Charles Davidson of Town Creek M.B.… Read more

Hollingsworth gains Star Student status

Danielle M Hollingsworth, 17, of Sturgis, Ms., has been named as STAR
(Student-Teacher Achievement Recognition) Student for the 2012-2013
school year by the Mississippi Economic Council’s M.B. Swayze
Educational Foundation, sponsor of the STAR program. She is the
daughter of … Read more

Obituaries

Mrs. Edith Irene Breedlove
Funeral services for Mrs. Edith Irene Breedlove were held at 2 pm
Wed., April 3, 2013 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Scott
Boatner and Rev. Lavon Boatner officiating. Interment was in
Cedarlawn Cemetery. John … Read more

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago –April 11, 1913
NOXAPATER: Misses Lyda Coleman, Eva Hickman, Hassie Jackson, Virgie
and Arline Reed, Pearl VanLandingham, Ora McBrayer and others went up
to Louisville Friday evening and attended the county examination for
teachers. –

Mr. and … Read more