Category: News

A Senior Community Employment Program (SCSEP) success story

Submitted Elmetra Patterson Friends of Dean Park, Inc. (FODP) honored Jerome Moncrief at the Juneteenth Day Festival, June 3, 2017. He was presented a plaque to be placed on a garden bench in Dean Park for his exemplary service at…

George Bell and Sallie Mayfield Cooper Family Reunion planned

haimes@bellsouth.net The annual George Bell and Sallie Mayfield Cooper family reunion is to be held on Saturday, July 22, 2017 in the recreation hall of Gum Branch Baptist Church. From Louisville take the highway 25 bypass toward Starkville, take a…

Exploring summer stars at Rainwater Observatory

Rainwater Observatory in French Camp Mississippi will be offering a free program for this summer season called “EXPLORING SUMMER STARS “. This presentation will be given on Friday, July 14, 2017, starting at 7:00 p.m. by teacher and astronomer, David…

Chandler discusses his role repairing foster care system in Mississippi

From staff and press reports Children in the state need help. This is the message Former Supreme Court Judge David Chandler delivered to the Louisville Rotary Club recently. Chandler discussed the hardships of children who experience being removed from their…

EMEPA Community Blood Drive in Louisville

EMEPA – Louisville will be holding a blood drive with Mississippi Blood Services on Monday, July 10, from 12 – 6 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be on site. Donors will receive a T-shirt (while supplies last). Donors can…

Education Notes

Christopher Blair is Spring 2017 Dean’s Scholar at Hinds Community College Christopher Blair of Louisville has been named a Hinds Community College Deans’ Scholar for the Spring 2017 semester. Deans’ Scholars are those students with a cumulative 3.5 to 3.9…

Summer ongoing market

Farmers` Markets The Winston County Farmers’ market will be held each Friday at the Louisville Coliseum from 3:30 p.m. until 5:30 p.m. For more information contact Jean Harper at 662-312-8004 or Janice Hopkins at 662-705-2019.a

4-H Project Achievement Day held

From press and staff reports Winston County 4-H had 6 junior members participate in Project Achievement Day that was held on the Itawamba Community College campus in Fulton, MS on June 16, 2017.  PAD is an opportunity for younger 4-Her’s…

Choctaw Youth Introduced to Forestry from Beginning to End

By: Jim McAdory, MSU Extension Service Agent for MBCI The Choctaw Youth Conservation Corps (CYCC) visited Winston County lately, and was introduced to the state’s second leading economic driver, forestry. CYCC is a program operated through the Mississippi Band of…

Fifty-Eighth year since graduation for LHS Class of 1959

Submitted   June 10, 2017, Jean Sanders King welcomed the LHS Class of 1959, sharing her passion for all things Louisville and “our class”! She has taught Danny Wright’s grandson. Bobbie Nell Smith’s grand daughter. And she has taught WITH…