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  1. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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 ...


  2. 3-man race develops for District 43Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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.


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

    Saturday Feb 21 | 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.


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

    Friday Feb 20 | 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.


  5. 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 ...


  6. 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 ...


  7. 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 ...


  8. 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 ...


  9. 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 ...


  10. 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.


  11. 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.


  12. 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 ...


  13. 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.


  14. 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 ...


  15. 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.


  16. 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.


  17. Winston County Seeks Burglary SuspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Winston County Sheriff's Department is seeking help from the public to locate 32-year-old Benetta Jones. Officials say Jones is wanted in connection with recent burglaries around Noxapater.


  18. Two Charged in Noxapater BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    Clifton Smith, 22, and 27-year-old Carlos Daniels were charged with commercial burglary. Officials say they are being held in the Winston County Correctional Facility.


  19. Partnership studying possible Starkville Restaurant Week changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2014 | Commercial Dispatch

    Both owners and diners alike could see changes to next year's Starkville Restaurant Week as organizers are considering redesigning ballots in order to better track out-of-town patrons, instituting business participation fees to offset increasing costs and again scheduling the event in conjunction with a home baseball series. Greater Starkville Development Partnership CEO Jennifer Gregory confirmed the potential changes Thursday and said the minor adjustments could allow the event's third year of operation to improve its main goal of making the city a restaurant destination for tourists.


  20. Rash of Burglaries in Winston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | WTOK-TV Meridian

    The Winston County Sheriff's Department is asking for help from the public to solve a series of seven burglaries that happened since Oct. 26. According to investigators, an 84-year-old woman was home when one of the break-ins occurred. She was not hurt.