Tourism tax funds growing

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The City of Louisville saw a decrease in sales tax and an increase in tourism tax for the month of June as it tries to recover from the April 28 storms.
The city of … Read more

Cochran pulls 9 of 12 precincts in Winston

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

As the 2014 Run-off Primary Election for the U.S. Senate race concluded on June 24, incumbent Thad Cochran stood victorious over challenger Chris McDaniel.
The unofficial results from… Read more

Group aims to build housing unit in Louisville

Board members of the  Focus Outreach Community Development program and Louisville Mayor Will Hill dig the first dirt for the Focus Manor project in Louisville.

From staff and press reports

Faith Tabernacle Church of Christ Holiness USA through its Focus Outreach Community Development project aims to bring a 14 unit housing facility to Winston County.
Rev. George Miller Faith Tabernacle hopes the Focus Manor project … Read more


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Avera Receives Classes of 1957, 1958 & 1959 Scholarship
East Central Community College sophomore Aaren Avera (right), a graduate of Newton County High School, is the recipient of… Read more