Local helps prepare taps in Afghanistan

By U.S. Air Force Major David J. Murphy

CAMP MARMAL, Afghanistan – As NATO coalition forces began their evening meal, a bugle sounded Taps over the public affairs system at a Forward Operating Base in Mazar-e Sharif.

The bugler’s first … Read more

Registration deadline approaches

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

Regardless of who you plan to vote for this November, Winston County Circuit Clerk Kim Ming, encouraged every citizen to make sure to beat the voter registration deadline on October 6.

“With our … Read more

Carl Jackson tickets go on sale Oct. 1

From staff and press reports

The 16th Annual Carl Jackson “Home for Christmas” Concert, will be Saturday, December 8, at the Historic Strand Theater, 118 South Church Street.

Organizers encourage everyone to get there tickets early.

“This show usually completely … Read more

Cotton Gin Festival, car show set for Saturday

From staff reports

This year’s annual Cotton Gin Festival will feature the Cotton Gin Car Show on September 29 in the Noxapater area on Highway 15 between Louisville and Philadelphia.

The Noxapater Community Alliance welcomes everyone to attend a day … Read more

Aldermen discuss grants and improvements

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen held their regular meeting on Sept. 18 to cover several grants.

Aldermen Eugene Crosby opened the meeting upon the absence of Mayor Will Hill who was attending learning … Read more

LMSD receives ‘D’ rating from state on MCT2

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The results on the Mississippi Curriculum Test, Second Edition (MCT2) for the Louisville Municipal District were mixed at best and disappointing to most.

Overall LMSD as a district received Academic Watch rating or … Read more