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  1. Winston County-wide cleanup set for April 10-11Read the original story

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Winston County Journal

    The Winston County Chamber of Commerce along with the city and county officials are encouraging everyone in Winston County to play a role in the annual "Great American Cleanup."


  2. Mississippi CON ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | JD Supra

    During the February 26, 2015 Certificate of Need meeting, Dr. Mary Currier, State Health Officer, concurred with the health and planning staff analysis and approved the following applications for Certificate of Need. CON Review # ESRD-RC-1014-013 - RCG Mississippi, Inc. d/b/a RCG Louisville - Repair ESRD Facility Due to Natural Disaster and Expansion - Capital Expenditure: $1,483,261 - Location: Louisville, Winston County, Mississippi - Staff Recommendation: Approval We can also show you Legal Updates using the Google Viewer; however, you will need to be logged into Google Docs to view them.


  3. Fatal FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Two people have been killed in an early morning house fire in Winston County. It happened in the Betheden Community.


  4. At 75: UMCOR training extends church's reach in disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | United Methodist Church

    Mennonite Disaster Service volunteers help rebuild an uninsured home on Oct. 22, 2014, for a low-income family in Winston County, Mississippi. The home was one of hundreds destroyed by a tornado the previous spring.


  5. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | WDAM-TV Hattiesburg

    ... Inc., d/b/a RCG Louisville received Certificate of Need (CON) authority to repair its 5,300 square foot Winston County facility due to extensive damage caused by an EF4 tornado in April 2014. After repairs are completed, the project will also ...


  6. 3-man race develops for District 43Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    Starkville restaurateur Mac Smith has announced he will take on Starkville attorney Rob Roberson in a Republican primary for the seat. Roberson, a former state representative, announced his candidacy late last year.


  7. Pond rescue caps busy Friday for Oktibbeha first respondersRead the original story

    Feb 21, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    When Sturgis Volunteer Fire Chief Greg Wall started his Friday morning, he didn't plan on taking a swim in the day's sub-freezing temperatures. That changed once he and his men arrived on scene at an a2ccident in which a female Winston County driver skidded off the road and wound up about 50 feet in the middle of a pond.


  8. EMEPA Automated Meter ReadersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    ... t the work. EMEPA serves 37,000 member families in East Mississippi. That coverage area spans as far north as Winston County down to Clarke County. The company's six meter readers are currently being trained to fill other positions at EMEPA.


  9. Portion of Highway 25 to be named for former Mississippi State presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... County (beginning at its intersection with Old Highway 25 and extending south to its intersection with the Winston County line) as the "Dr. Donald W. Zacharias Memorial Highway." MDOT will erect and maintain appropriate signs along and approaching ...


  10. Why isn't Alabama listed on 'Monsters in America' map? Here are 5 suggestionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... White Thing is an albino Bigfoot, or perhaps a large albino bear. Peter J. Gossett writes on his website of Winston County history, , that his aunt, Feneda Martin Smith knew people who reported the "white thang." Smith told ...


  11. MILES v. MILESRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... attorney for appellant. J. Max KilpatrickCaleb Elias May, attorney for appellee. A 1. On May 17, 2013, the Winston County Chancery Court entered a judgment finding Carlos H. Miles Jr. in contempt and granting other relief for Carlos's failure to ...


  12. WARREN v. STATERead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... of the Attorney General by: Billy L. Gore, Attorney for Appellee. A 1. Shirley Warren was indicted by a Winston County grand jury on one count of possession of a controlled substance in a correctional facility pursuant to Mississippi Code Annotated ...


  13. Louisville's Ward set as next Senate president pro temRead the original story

    Jan 4, 2015 | Commercial Dispatch

    ... third term in the Senate this year. His District 18 is comprised of Leake and Neshoba counties and a part of Winston County. Ward told AP in an interview Saturday that he intends to work with Reeves and his colleagues to keep the Senate running ...


  14. FEMA Approves Funds for Louisville, Winston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The city of Louisville and Winston County are being given $3.9 million in federal funds to assist with the removal debris from an April tornado. The money has been approved by the Federal Emergency Management Agency.


  15. FEMA provides funds for debris removalRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | WLOX-TV Biloxi

    The city of Louisville and Winston County are being given $3.9 million in federal funds to assist with removal of debris from an April tornado. Both public assistance grants will cover 81 percent of the costs associated with the total project cost for Louisville and Winston County.


  16. Rick Cleveland: Thinking this week of absent friendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 26, 2014 |

    ... CBS and ESPN for coming. Believe this: Mr. Bob would have been just as accommodating to somebody from the Winston County News or The Laurel Leader Call. I wish I could have seen Cap'n John Buckley's face as the final seconds ticked down in the State ...


  17. Louisville, The New Normal: Homes RebuiltRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    After the tornado was over and the rescue and recovery efforts ended in the weeks after April 28th, the City of Louisville and Winston County had to organize themselves to handle the rebuild physically, and emotionally. "You have to help people through these times, not just the physical rebuilding but also the emotional rebuilding that needs to take place in a community because we all have to get used to a new normal," stated Bro.


  18. Prep football playoffs: Resurrection facing the Picayune of 1A, according to Eagles coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | The Mississippi Press

    ... you can't stop them so they just continue to do it." Nanih Waiya hosts RCS at 7 p.m., Friday night in rural Winston County about 10 miles south of Lousiville. Sisson's squad gets a chance to be the first team to stop the Warriors, who are 12-0 on ...


  19. Louisville, The New Normal: Nursing Home ReopensRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The tornado affected a lot of people across Winston County and it took a path that led it right toward the Winston Medical Center. The center took a direct hit and Lacey Vowell the Administrator with the Nursing Home at WMC remembers the storm lasting more than a split second.


  20. Louisville, The New Normal: Day of the StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    It's been six and a half months since an EF-4 rated tornado tore through Winston County and the City of Louisville. Many residents and leaders of the area remember April 28th starting out like any other day.