Monthly Archives: May 2012

Trustees reapprove abstinence-only, drop ring policy

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Louisville Municipal School District Board of Trustees covered numerous issues during its regular May 8 meeting with reapproval of abstinence only policy and eliminating the district’s championship ring policy. Sex education Since…

CAPPS to host Summer Jam program

CAPPS ( Changing Performance and Promoting Success) is holding its third annual “Summer Jam” June 4-29, 8 A.M. – noon each day. This program is being held at three sites in the County, Eiland Middle School, Nanih Waiya and Noxapater,…

Ebonette Pageant winners recognized

From press reports For more than thirty years, The Ebonette Club has sponsored the Miss Ebonette Scholarship Pageant. This year, fifteen seniors from Winston County participated in the local pageant. This event was held on Saturday, April 7, 2012 at…

Obituaries

Mrs. Vera Lois Henderson May 11, 2012 Funeral services for Mrs. Vera Lois Henderson, 81, were held at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman on Saturday, May 12, 2012 at 2 p.m. Burial at Mt. Nebo Cemetery near Ackerman. Mrs. Henderson…

Locals chosen for several ECCC groups

ECCC Ac’cents Selected for 2012-13 Members of the East Central Community College show choir, The Ac’cents, were recently announced for the 2012-13 term. Director Vicki Blaylock said, “There were more than 40 candidates who auditioned for a spot in the…

Fortnightly Club elects officers

Submitted by Terry Cournoyer The Louisville Fortnightly Club met Thursday, May 10 2012 at the home of Mrs. Andrew Eaves. Hostesses were Mrs. Andrew Eaves, Mrs. Robert Allen, and Mrs. William H. Hight. Guests for the meeting were Mrs. Jimmy…

New Program offered for local high school students

There is an opportunity for high school students in Winston County who may be interested in a career in education. This coming school year, the Winston-Louisville Career & Technology Center will be offering a new program called Teacher Academy. This…