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Library event upcoming

The Winston County Library will be hosting another book signing from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15 in the Library meeting room. Lori Harrington author of The Point will be talking about her newly publish book. Harrington blames her southern roots for her inspiration and love for writing. Lori and her husband have 3 children and 2 grandchildren. Harrington's book The Point can be published on Amazon.

The Winston County Library will be hosting another book signing from 11:30 to 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 15 in the Library meeting room. Lori Harrington author of The Point will be talking about her newly publish book.
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Library Quilt on display

Master Quilter and Louisville native Sue Mitchell is displaying  her fall quilt at the Winston County Library during the month of November.  “Sue pieced and quilted this work of art”, said librarian Beth Edwards, “and we are so fortunate to be able to display beautiful quilts throughout the year at the library.”

Master Quilter and Louisville native Sue Mitchell is displaying  her fall quilt at the Winston County Library during the month of November.  “Sue pieced and quilted this work of art”, said librarian Beth Edwards, “and we are so fortunate to

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Jim McAdory earns MSU award

Jim McAdory, Louisville native wins the Travis Tadlock award for outstanding service and job performance with the Mississippi State University Extension Service. McAdory has been employed by MSU Extension for 17 years, and served as the Extension Agent for the Read more

MSU-Meridian, East Central Community College announce new Partnership Pathways program

DECATUR, Miss.—A new partnership between East Central Community College and Mississippi State University will help area students successfully enter and complete baccalaureate degree programs.

The two institutions signed an agreement Tuesday [Nov. 8] creating a Partnership Pathways program that will Read more

Calendar of Events

La Leche League meeting  

4th Sat. each month

La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Read more

Library Quilt on display

This beautiful “Irish Chain” quilt was pieced in 1893 by Sarah Ann Blue.  It was handed down to her granddaughter Mrs. Annie Beth Smyth.  Mrs. Annie Beth gave it to her son Henry Davis and is now owned by Henry Davis’s daughter Barbara Davis Woodward.  It is on display during the month of November at the W Winston County Library.

This beautiful “Irish Chain” quilt was pieced in 1893 by Sarah Ann Blue.  It was handed down to her granddaughter Mrs. Annie Beth Smyth.  Mrs. Annie Beth gave it to her son Henry Davis and is now owned by Henry

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School district receives C rating

From Press & Staff Reports

The Louisville Municipal School District earned a grade of Cunder the first set of non-waiver accountability ratings for Mississippi schools.

The Mississippi Department of Education released the letter grades Oct. 20 for schools and districts Read more

Hilliard will address the Noxubee County Historical Society

Mississippi Department of Archives and History Director Emeritus to address Noxubee Historical Society Dr. Elbert R. Hilliard will address the Noxubee County Historical Society at their quarterly covered dish supper meeting on Tuesday, November 15, 2016.  We gather at 6:30 Read more

CC and LPD partner up to fight prescription drug abuse

Staff reports

Community Counseling recently partnered with the Louisville Police Department to introduce a permanent prescription medication drop box located in the lobby of the Louisville Police Department. These groups are joining a county and statewide initiative to have drop Read more

Strong number of voters turned out in Winston County and state

Winston County Election Commissioners reelected

From press reports

Editor’s note: This edition was printed prior to the Tuesday election results.

In one of the known parts of the November 8 election, all five of the unopposed Winston County election commissioners … Read more