Month: June 2012

Rotary celebrates successful year with Fair as president

From staff reports

The Louisville Rotary Club held its annual Banquet and Dinner Thursday with awards presented to its members.

The event marks the end of the rotary year and the transition between club presidents. This year, outgoing president John … Read more

LMSD board approves budget

Patsy Freeman
Winston County Journal
662.773.6241 ext. 26

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal
The Louisville Municipal School Board approved the district’s budget of $26,330,973 in expenses with projected revenues of $24,922,264. This planned budget uses $1,408,708 of … Read more

LFD holds 2nd annual Camp Fire Academy

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

With the program being such a success last year, the Louisville Fire Department held their 2nd annual Camp Fire Academy from June 18-22.

Last year’s Camp Fire Academy started a solid foundation for … Read more

Aldermen approve redistricting

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen approved plan for redistricting of each ward in the city to meet the federal requirement of “one man, one vote”.

Under the approved plan, Ward 1 will have … Read more

Meredith visits with a message

From staff reports

James Meredith name will always be tied to education as the first black student admitted to Ole Miss but he aims to expand that legacy as he travels across the state promoting education for the young children … Read more

Parade to make colorful downtown July 3

By Joseph McCain Winston County Journal

Children will take over Main Street Tuesday, July 3 as they ride through on their decorative bikes, trikes and “what-not” to celebrate independence and honor the veterans.

This event is more commonly known as … Read more

Liberty Baptist Church builds new parsonage

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal

A pillar of the Noxapater community, Liberty Baptist Church is receiving blessings in the form of a new parsonage.

Thanks to the kindheartedness and hard work of two mission groups and funds raised … Read more


Mrs. Mia LaAnn Maria Hamer June 7, 2012 Funeral services for Mrs. Mia LaAnn Maria Hamer, 47, were held at Mt. Sinai Cemetery on Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 5 p.m. Rev. Rev. L.B. Hathorn officiated.

Mrs. Hamer was a … Read more

General Farmer

From press reports

The General Farmer’s Market Food Safety Training is a two hour workshop designed to teach the basics of food safety and regulations for processing foods in Mississippi. Training will cover food handling, sanitation and hygiene/health, fresh cut … Read more

Calendar of Events

Neighborhood Watch meeting June 28 Highpoint /New Zion Neighborhood Watch meeting Thursday, June 28, 2012 at 7:00 p.m. at Highpoint Fire Department. Everyone is urged to attend to help keep our community safe.

VBS at South Louisville June 29 South … Read more