News of the Past – 08/05/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – August 6, 1915 LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. F. J. Slider returned home from Hot Springs this…

Howland era at MSU begins on Nov. 13

From School reports STARKVILLE – Year one of the Ben Howland era at Mississippi State officially gets underway on Nov. 13 when Eastern Washington visits Humphrey Coliseum for the 2015-16 season opener. The Bulldogs’ non-conference slate features 12 games, including…

Calendar of Events – 08/05/15

Noxapater Farmer’s market every Saturday Town of Noxapater Farmer’s Market will host a Farmer’s market from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. each Saturday La Leche League to meet La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of…

Memories of Our County – 08/05/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. Pallets Pillow top mattresses are the ‘thing’ today. The mattresses are around 12 inches thick and have a deep, soft, pillow-like foundation on the top.  Some folks even buy…

Crime/ Law enforcement update

Contraband caught beforehand The law enforcement in Louisville and Winston County have been busy recently. On July 29, the Louisville Police Department in conjunction with the Winston County Sheriff’s Department and Winston/Choctaw County Regional Correctional Facility warden arrested three suspects…

ECCC to hold registration for Electrical Technology

East Central Community College in Decatur will be registering students for its Electrical Technology Program on Thursday, Aug. 13, at the Louisville Career Advancement Center. ECCC is now offering courses in its Electrical Technology Program at the Louisville Center beginning…