Category: News

D.R.EA.M.S program assists assessment improvements

From press & staff reports Mississippi State University (MSU) and the Louisville Municipal School District’s (LMSD) Dillard’s Reading, Enrichment, Arts, Mathematics and Science After-school and Summer Tutorial Enrichment Program (DREAMS) held its Summer Advisory Board Meeting June 28 to showcase…

MS Jewelers Association host event

This past weekend at The Mill in Starkville, MS, Mississippi Jewelers Association met for their 65th Annual Convention. From Friday until Sunday, they were inspired by speakers in the jewelry industry, they networked and then celebrated with a banquet.  The…

2016 Chyna Unique Willis Scholarship presented to Montana Eichelberger

By Elmetra Patterson Montana Eichelberger was presented the Chyna Unique Willis Scholarship, Saturday, June 25, 2016, at the Calvary Apostolic Church, Louisville, MS. Chyna Willis passed in 2012 at the young age of 13 years. The theme for the 2016…

Calendar of Events

Homecoming event July 1-3 Union Chapel M.B. Church Will Have Their Homecoming Festivities July 1st – 3rd. Family And Friends Day July 3 Pastor Glass and the Pleasant Ridge Church Family will be celebrating Family and Friends Day on July…

Drumming up fun at Summer Library Program

First through fifth graders enjoyed the Bi-Okoto Dance Company from Cincinnati, OH this past Tuesday, as part of the “On Your Mark, Get Set, Read!” Summer Library Program.  The children (and adults) learned about the music, language and culture of…

Local among graduate students receiving Mississippi Professional Educators scholarships

Seven William Carey University graduate students have received scholarships from the Mississippi Professional Educators (MPE). The organization awards scholarships each year to MPE members who wish to pursue graduate or advanced studies at a college or university in Mississippi. “These…

Teen SLP Program

Louisville ceramist Susan Clark gave a ceramics workshop this past Tuesday as part of the Winston County Library’s Teen Summer Reading Program, “Get On The Move, Read!”  Teens painted ceramic tiles fired by Susan.  Sports figures were on the tiles,…

SLP’s Tiny Titans Program

A recent Tiny Titans Summer Reading Program at the Winston County Library was conducted by Lindsay Fitts, Youth Services Coordinator for the Mid-Mississippi Regional Library System.  Lindsay did storytelling, music, movement and a craft.  The children made Olympic Circles artwork…

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – June 30, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Ground was broken last week for the handsome brick Baptist Church, and…

Check it out

JULY 2016 The following FICTION books are now available for checkout at the library: Barbara Taylor Bradford – Cavendon Luck Tom Clancy – Duty and Honor Elin Hilderbrand – Here’s To Us Stephen King – End of Watch Walter Moseley…