Month: August 2012

TVA officials discuss plans, development with area leaders

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

With the Tennessee Valley Authority planning to keep its present rates through 2013, several TVA officials took an opportunity Wednesday, Aug. 22 to discuss the company’s plans with area leaders.

Energy creation, use … Read more

Farmers market stretches into the fall

From press reports

Despite late summer’s slowing of crops, farmers and other vendors at the Winston County Farmers Market are looking ahead to Fall produce, baked and canned goods and crafts.

Market organizers want local buyers to know: Winston County … Read more

Church begins collecting clothes for mission

By Elmetra Patterson

The Agape Baptist Church is a church in the community that strives to meet the spiritual and emotional needs of the whole man through Christ-like love. In July 2012 Agape and its pastor, Rev. Robert E. Brownlee, … Read more

Budget talks held at city meeting

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

City leaders in Louisville along with each department head discussed the proposed fiscal year 2013 budget in the August 21 regular meeting of the Louisville Board of Aldermen.

The budget includes those services … Read more

Two die in weekend accident

From press and staff reports

As the Winston County Sheriff’s office and Louisville Police Department gear up for a possible busy traffic situations during Labor Weekend, this past weekend had two die in a one car accident in the county.… Read more

Operation Christmas Child underway for 2012

From staff reports

Operation Christmas Child is underway for 2012.

Your simple gift of a shoebox last fall has given over 8 millon children worldwide a tangible experience of God’s love. The shoeboxes packed from Mississippi were shipped to Panama, … Read more


Muriel A. Gillespie August 22, 2012 Graveside services for Muriel A. Gillespie, 90, were held on August 24, 2012 at 11:00 am at Enon Cemetery in Ackerman, Ms. Denver Gillespie officiated.

Native of Minnesota, Muriel Gillespie was a homemaker. She … Read more

[news[ MDOC employees receive recognition Awards

From press reports

The Mississippi Department of Corrections (MDOC) announced today the April, May and June Central Mississippi Correctional Facility (CMCF) and Region II Community Corrections employee award recipients for the second quarter of 2012.

Dixon, Larry Correctional Officer II … Read more

Calendar of Events

NW to hold ring ceremony NW Baseball Championship Ring Ceremony Sept. 1, 12:30 p.m.The 2012 Nanih Waiya baseball state championship ring ceremony will be held this Saturday, Sept. 1 at 12:30 p.m. at TJ Miles Field. Come out and help … Read more

Winston Medical Center to host health fair

From press reports

The staff of Winston Medical Center cordially invite everyone to participate in a Health Fair sponsored by Winston Medical Center in Louisville.

The event will be held on Saturday, September 29, at Winston Medical Center from 9 … Read more