Postal Service announces Holiday 2016 mailing deadlines

From press reports

The U.S. Postal Service announced the 2016 holiday mailing and shipping deadlines for domestic and international destinations as customers begin to prepare for the busy shopping and shipping season. Customers are encouraged to ship early.

To ensure … 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

Luncheon recognizing Vietnam Veterans set

The Nanih Waiya Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution would like to pay tribute to those who served our country during the Vietnam War Era between 1961 and 1975. Whether you served at home or abroad, we want … Read more

Louisville Christmas Parade set for Dec. 5

The Louisville Christmas Parade has been scheduled for 5:30 p.m., Monday, December 5. This year’s theme is “The 12 Days of Christmas”. The Winston County Chamber of Commerce is asking any and all to consider entering a float in this … Read more

Great American Smokeout November 17

A smoked turkey is probably on the list this holiday season, but cross off tobacco products. This year, take part in the American Cancer Society’s 2017 Great American Smokeout, when smokers choose to go tobacco-free for 24 hours. It’s a … Read more

Don’t let opinions ruin holiday peace

By Linda Breazeale

MSU Extension Service


On the heels of a heated political season, make family peace a priority during the upcoming holidays.

Alisha Hardman, an assistant professor in the Mississippi State University School of Human Sciences, said holidays … Read more

Editorial roundup

Democrats lose not just presidency

In the aftermath of last week’s elections, the Democratic Party is doing a lot of second-guessing and soul-searching.

Not only were Democrats stunned by the defeat of their presidential nominee, Hillary Clinton, but also by … Read more

Letters to the Editor

National Home Care & Hospice Month –

November is National Home Care & Hospice Month, a time to recognize the many professionals who bring care and compassion to patients in their places of residence. At Gentiva Home Health, we are … Read more