Calendar of Events

AARP Sept. 12, 12 noon Winston County Area AARP Chapter #2859 will hold their after vacation meeting Sept. 12 at noon. The meeting will be held at 996 D.B. Williamson Road. All members are asked to bring a covered dish and enjoy the meeting.

Manning Reunion Sept. 15 The Manning Reunion will be held at Old Mars Hill Church on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 from 4:00 pm until. Will be serving pulled pork and all the trimmings. Bring a covered dish and enjoy the fellowship.

Women’s Conference Sept. 15, 8:30 a.m. The Interdenominational Ministers Wives, Widows and Woman Evangelist will sponsor a Woman Evangelist will sponsor a Woman Conference on Sept. 15 at the Mt. Sinai M.B. Church. Registrations begin at 8:30 a.m. Conference presenters are: Evangelist Effie Hightower, Evangelist Jackie Steele, and Sister Barbara Culberson. Lunch will be served. Call 662-803-9411 or 662-803-1933 for more information.

Rives Reunion to be held Sept. 16 Annual Rives Reunion will be held September 16, 2012 at Betheden Community Center (the old school) from 10:00 am until. All family and friends are invited to attend. Bring a covered dish and come enjoy the food and fellowship.

Howard Reunion Sept. 16 The Annual Howard Family reunion will be held Sunday, September 16, 2012 at J.W. Young & Mollie Estes Park in Noxapater beginning at 10:00 am. Bring a covered dish and enjoy the fun, food, and fellowship. For more information call 662-724-4622.

Revival Sept. 17 Are you in need of a blessing? Rev. Shawn Thomas of Detorit, Michigan will preach Revival at the Antioch M. B. Church on, Loakfoma Road, Louisville, MS. Rev. James L. Headd, Pastor. Services September 17- 21, 2012. Services beginning at 7:00 P.M. nightly. Come and get your blessing! Everyone invited.

LMSD to host SATP retest SATP Retest Schedule: English II……Sept 17 & 18 Algebra I……Sept 19 US History….Sept 20 Biology I……Sept 21 If parents have questions or concerns, please call the school counselor. Summer Revival

Sept. 17-20, 7 p.m. Maple Spring United Methodist Church family cordially extend a warm invitation to you to come and worship with us in our Summer Revival. The revival will begin Sept. 17-20 at 7 p.m. The Elder Ozelle Landfair from Haven Memorial in Clarksdale will be the guest speaker.

Revival at Coy UM Sept. 17 Revival will be held at Coy United Methodist Church September 17-19, 2012. Fellowship will begin at 6:00 pm nightly; Services will begin at 7:00 pm nightly. Guest Speaker will be Rev. Chris Gully.

Seminary Classes Sept. 17, 7 p.m. Louisville Extension Seminary of M & I College will begin fall classes Sept. 17 at Mt. Sinai Church on Hwy 397. The time is 7 p.m. Courses being offered are English The Easy Way, and Ancient World History. Contact Evangelist Jackson at 736-3500 or 773-7408 for more information.

CAPPS host Parent Workshop Sept. 19 The CAPPS After-School program will be offering a Parent Workshop on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. on the campus of Eiland Middle School in the CAPPS hall. The workshop will provide tips on how to read and understand MCT2, SATP, Accelerated Reading and Math reports. Reservations are not necessary; however, if you know you will be able to attend please call the office at 662-773-2035.

Warren Revival Sept. 19 Warren Chapel Church of God In Christ, 315 Pond Street, Louisville Prophetic Revival September 19-21 each evening beginning at 7:30 P. M. Speaker will be Prophet Brian Carn

WAC Homecoming Sept. 21 The Weir Attendance Center Homecoming will be Sept. 21. If you would like to purchase a homecoming t-shirt see Mrs. Davidson in the front office. $12 for youth-XL sizes. $14 for 2x and up. If any former homecoming queens would like to participate call Janet Alashti at 662-547-7079 ext. 109.

Democratic Rally Sept. 22 There will be a Democratic Rally held on Saturday, September 22, 2012 from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at Dean Park, Hwy 15 South. The guest speaker will be Representative Michael T. Evans. Food plates will be $10.00. This event is sponsored by the Winston County Democratic Executive Committee. For more information contact Calvin Hampton at 662-803-6220.

Trail Ride Sept. 22 A Trail Ride will be held on Saturday, September 22 in south Winston County. It will leave the Indian Springs church parking lot at 10 a.m. and return in 5-6 hours. Bring your sack lunch for the trail. Food will be served at the end of the ride by the ladies of Indian Springs.

“If you don’t have a horse, come ride in one of the wagons with us!” The church is located at the intersection of Hwy. 25 and Mt. Calvary Church Rd., 12 miles south of Louisville or 6 miles north of Hwy. 19.

Might Disciples anniversary Sept. 23 The Mighty Disciples will be having their 44th Anniversary on the 4th Sunday September 23, at Lonley Valley CME Church. The time of the program will be 5:00 P.M. Everyone is cordially invited. For more information call 662-779-2424

Neighborhood Watch meeting Sept. 27 The Highpoint – New Zion neighborhood Watch meeting will be Thursday September 27. Meeting begins at 7:00 P.M. A The Highpoint Fire Department. Our guest speaker will be a Represenative from Crime Stoppers. Please come out and support your Community.

Habitat event set Sept. 28 Habitat Cotton Gin Festival Kick-Off Concert will be September 28, 2012 at the Catfish Opera in Noxapater MS, from 7:00 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. The Red Hills String Band will be performing bluegrass, country and gospel. Admission will be $10.00 for adults and $5.00 for 15 and under. For more information contact Jason Cagle 662-773-7111; Glenda Johnson 662-736-0037; Diane Haggard 662-773-6787; Grady Suttle 662-803-4667. Come have a good time supporting your local Habitat for Humanity.

WMC HealthFair Sept. 29 Winston Medical Center will host its annual healthfair on September 29, 2012 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Flu shots will be available on this date along with many other free health services. Free hotdogs will be available. Also, in conjunction with the healthfair, Winston Medical Center will also kick off its 2012-2013 Relay for Life fundraiser by sponsoring a carnival for kids. The University Medical Center is bringing the emergency transport helicopter for children and adults to tour. The Louisville Fire Department will have the fire trucks available for the kids as well as face painting, cake walks, games, jumpers and other activities for the children. For more information or about costs of the carnival call Brandi Krajewski at 662-779-5111.

Backwoods Comics Fest set Sept. 29 Cosplay will be going on at the BACKWOODS COMICS FESTIVAL on Sept 29 at the Coliseum in Louisville. What is Cosplay you ask. It’s simply dressing up in costumes. Be sure to check out the Backwoods Comics Festival and get your geek on and we’re see ya in the funny pages.

Cotton Gin Festival Sept. 29, 2012 The Noxapater Community Alliance will host their annual Cotton Gin Festival on September 29, 2012. This year’s festival promises to be bigger and better than ever. Activities for the event include the annual car show and live entertainment. Vendor booths $25 with electricity $30. For car show call 662-724-4656. For more information about this event contact Mark Robinson 662-803-7230.

Operation Christmas Child The kickoff for Operation Christmas Child will be September 29, 2012 from 10:00 am until noon at the First Baptist Church Family Life Center in Louisville. For more information email

Sunrise Cemetery Sept. 29, 4 p.m. The Sunrise Cemetery Memorial Service will be held on Sept. 29 at 4 p.m. on the Pentecostal Campground in Noxapater (3/4 mile south of Noxapater on Hwy 15).

Women’s program Sept. 30 Ebenezer COGIC will be presenting its’ annual Women’s Day Program on Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:00 p.m. The guest speaker for the event will be Dr. Nola Bryant of Mt. Pisgah M.B. Church of Preston, MS. The special musical guest will be Unity of Kilmichael, MS. All are welcome to come and share in this anointed event. For information call (662) 803-9092 or (662) 803-0591

Formal Night Gala Oct. 6, 5:30 p.m. Announcing a “Pre-Anniversary Formal Night Gala” celebrating and honoring Pastor Orlando and Lady Allison Richmond’s Fifteenth year of service, to be held at the West Point Civic Center in West Point on Oct. 6 at 5:30 p.m. Dinner served at 6 p.m. Special Guest: Stellar Award Winning Gospel Group “RiZen” and Christian Comedian Chinnitta Morris aka “Chocolate”, with Mr. Stan Allen of WLOV’s West Point of View & WKDH’s Community Edition serving as Program Guide. For information regarding ticket purchase of $30 per person, please call the church office at 662-494-5210 or email

Greensboro Revival Oct. 8 Greensboro will be having the rerevival services October 8, 9 and 10 at 7: P. M. nightly. The speaker will be Monday Night, Rev. Carl Swanigan of Greensboro CME Church, Tuesday Night, Sis Essie Jackson of Mt Sinai Missionary Baptist Chruch, Wednesday Night, Rev. Robert Kelly of Hope Well United Methodist Church. Everyone is invited. Rev Carl Swanigan Pastor.

Hardee’s East Ms Chapter NWTF Wildlife Show Youth shooting event Thursday – October 13, 5:00 till 8:30 pm Louisville Coliseum Great door prizes, kids shooting event, games, guns and more! MDWFP magnolia records will be scoring whitetail deer heads Fan favorite deer head competition! Vendor spaces available

Hardee’s East Miss Classic Horse Show Friday and Saturday October 12-13, 2012 6:00 pm each night Louisville Coliseum Admission only $5 each night—ticket sales benefit grace christian school—see any gcs student for tickets.

Annual tree sale Winston County Soil and Water is having its annual tree sale. We will be taking orders until December 7, 2012. Order forms can be picked up at the office located at 218-B South Columbus Avenue or you can contact the office at 662-773-2207 Ext 3

Church campaign Pastor Robert E. Brownlee, Sr. and members of the Agape Church are pleased to announce participation in the Clothes for Christ Campaign. They are asking for donations of old clothing and shoe to bless this ministry. Anyone wishing to donate the designated items is asked to bring the items to the parking lot of the church located at 302 Ball Drive- Louisville. The contact numbers are (662) 419-2386; (662) 773-9521; (662) 773-8999. The website is

AA Meets Louisville/Winston County Alcoholics Anonymous will now meet Monday and Wednesday nights at 7:30 p.m. beginning the first week of January 2012 on the second floor of the community house. Meetings until then will still take place on Wednesday and Friday nights at 7:30 p.m.

Walking in Wellness Winston County Self Help Cooperative in conjunction with the Diabetes Coalition is Walking in Wellness every Saturday 9AM to 10AM at Ivy Park. Come out and take charge of your health.

The Winston County Paparazzi The Winston County Paparazzi is working with the MSU Extension Office in Louisville to offer monthly meetings for photography enthusiasts. The meetings are the fourth Thursday of each month at the MSU Extension Office. in Louisville at 6pm and are open to everyone. For more information call 662-803-8222 after 6 p.m. or email

La Leche League of Louisville La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International, latest breastfeeding information, 24-hour telephone help, and lending library. For meeting information call Bonnie at 662-773-3911.

Volunteers for LFD Help wanted: Individuals to serve their community. Must be dedicated, honest, community orientated, willing to help & learn, and able to help. Pay: none, uniform: provided, training: provided, satisfaction: guaranteed. Be a volunteer firefighter for the LFD. Class of 1987 reunion upcoming The time has come to celebrate of the Louisville High School 25th reunion. The event is scheduled for Nov. 23,24, and 25 which is Thanksgiving weekend. The 3-day event will take place at the Shrine Club. More information will follow in ucoming months. Also, additional information can be found on the class of 1987 facebook page. For futher information, please feel free to contact Yolanda “Marie” May-Wilson (773-2147), Cathie Shields-Edwards(779-5046), and Bobbie Love-Johnson(779-2443).