Lyme disease can be treated, prevented

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Plaindealer

We have all heard many stories about Lyme disease. I noticed a tick on me after being out in the woods and it caused me to think about Lyme disease.

Lyme disease … Read more

National Hunting/Fishing Day Saturday

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Journal

Wildlife enthusiasts will celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day on Saturday.

In 1970, Pennsylvania Governor Raymond Shafter created “Outdoor Sportsman’s Day” in that state. In early 1972, Congress unanimously passed bills declaring … Read more

Wildlife Outdoor Festival Set

Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is hosting the Wildlife Outdoor Learning Festival on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM to celebrate Mississippi wildlife, outdoor recreation, and nature-inspired art.  The WOLF will include: … Read more

8th Annual Chamber golf scramble upcoming

From press reports

The 8th Annual Chamber of Commerce Business and Industry Golf Scramble and Appreciation Luncheon will be held Tuesday, October 7 at the Louisville Country Club. Lunch will be served at 11:30 a.m. with the program beginning at … Read more

Louisville Fortnightly Club holds monthly meeting

Submitted

The Louisville Fortnightly Club met on Patriot’s Day, September 11 for a Dutch Treat luncheon at Lake Tiak-O’khata. The tables were covered in fall colors and centered with yellow mums in straw hat baskets. Members were greeted by club … Read more

Obituaries – 9/24/2014

Miss Flora Rene Thames
Funeral services for Miss Flora Rene Thames, 53, were held at 1 p.m., September 16 at Pleasant Ridge M.B. Church in Louisville. Rev. Anthony Thames officiated. Burial followed in Friendship cemetery in Gholson, MS.

Miss Thames … Read more