Category: News

Morgan retiring as circuit judge

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From Press & Staff Reports
 
Circuit Judge Clarence E. “Cem” Morgan III will be honored from 4-7 p.m. Thursday at a retirement reception at the Attala County Courthouse in Kosciusko.
Morgan will retire Dec. 31 after serving for 21 years … Read more

Christian Friends pack annual food boxes to families

From staff reports

The community group Christian Friends held their annual Christmas Food Box deliveries on Dec. 9, which provides meals for the needy families during the holiday season.

The event is held every year and has become a staple … Read more

LMSD-Head Start Partnership meeting held

From press & staff reports

The Louisville Municipal School District, in partnership with the Winston County Head Start Complex held its Head Start Partnership Mid-Year Meeting on December 3 at the Nanih Waiya Attendance Center.
This mid-year meeting allows for … Read more

19th annual Carl Jackson concert a success

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Saturday, Dec. 12 the musicians of Carl Jackson’s “Home for Christmas” all met at the home of Dr. and Mrs. Dewitt Crawford and their daughter Robin Arnold. A great time was had by all, with lunch, singing and fellowship with … Read more

Hudson Place provides homes in aftermath of tornado

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DSC_2647Gov. Phil Bryant prepares to cut the ribbon on Hudson Place.

From staff and press reports

Thirty five new homes await families in Winston County.
A Dec. … Read more

LPD investigating double homicide

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By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

Authorities in Louisville are currently investigating a double homicide that took place in the early morning hours Monday, Dec. 13.
Louisville Police officers were called to an apartment located at 300 Rogers … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Hampton Lamar Hunt

Hampton Lamar Hurt, age 93, of Louisville, MS, passed away Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at Winston County Nursing Home.

He was born on October 14, 1922 in Louisville, MS to the late Hampton and Mae Hurt. Lamar was self-employed and … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Don Webb Waldrop

Mr. Don Webb Waldrop, 72, died Thursday, December 3, 2015, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, MS. Funeral services were held at 3:00 P.M. on Sunday, December 6th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Jimmy Dempsey officiating. … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Joyce Harris Sargent Hurt

Joyce Sargent Hurt, 89, passed away Monday, December 7, at Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi. A service celebrating Joyce’s life will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, December 9, at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. The … Read more