DAR holds October meeting

Pictured are Hellen Polk of Starkville who gave the program, Paula Fulton, Regent, and Brenda Hunt, Chaplain.

Regent Paula Fulton called the meeting to order on Oct. 24, 2013.The DAR Ritual was led by Chaplain, Brenda Hunt.

Annie Pearl Matthews gave the National Defense Report which was informed the members about tornado readiness. The secretary, Mary Tabor … Read more

Cultivating a patch of soil

Cunningham in his patch of garden.

From press reports


According to Mike Skipper, County Director, for the MSU Extension Service you would search far and not find any collards that are more beautiful than those grown by Alexander Cunningham.

Cunningham, with his collards is a … Read more

Veterans saluted on the ground and in the air

The crowd watches as the Meridian’s L-17 formation flying team flys over the gathering.

From staff reports


Winston Countains turned out Monday, Nov. 11 to help honor local veterans along with recognize the city of Louisville and Lions Club for placing flags on the Hwy 15 and 25 bypass.

The patriotic celebration featured … Read more

LHS band receives state recognition


From press reports


On Saturday, November 2, the Louisville High School Marching Band competed in the 2013 Mississippi Marching Band Championships in Clinton, MS.

The band received the Bronze Medal for 3rd place in Class 3A in the state … Read more

New fire chief sworn in

Haynes supported by his wife, Aline, prepares to take the oath from Louisville Mayor Will Hill.

By Joseph McCain

The Winston County Journal


The Louisville Board of Aldermen opened the November 5 meeting by adding a new department head.

Johnny Roy Haynes received oath office from Mayor Will Hill to become the new Louisville Fire … Read more