Jr. Auxiliary Color Fun Run - Aug. 27

Exploring Gardening with 4-H--Sept 13

4-H is offering a workshop for youth Tuesday, September 13th at 5:00 p.m. at the Winston County Extension Office. Exploring Gardening with 4-H will teach you how to plan a garden, how to plant vegetables, fruits, herbs and landscape plants, how to care for your garden, including weeding, watering, fertilizing, and understanding our environment. You will also learn how to participate in horticulture judging events, visual presentations and other contest activities.

For more information, please call Mike Skipper or Sandra Jackson at 773-309.

Book Signing With Starr I. Coburn

Community Day - Aug 26

Victory Walk Benefit For Hunter Rogers- Aug 27

SportsmanTax Free Holiday--Aug. 26-28

The 2016 MSAW holiday takes place Friday, August 26, 2016 through Sunday, August 28, 2016.

Second Amendment Sales Tax Holiday

Mississippi has had an annual "Second Amendment" sales tax holiday 
since 2014. This tax holiday is meant to encourage participation in the upcoming hunting season, and enables sportsmen to purchase guns, ammunition, and other hunting supplies tax-free.

Dial A Story Aug 23-30

REPM Meeting Sept 1

Date: September 1, 2016
Place: Louisville City Hall
Time: 1:00 PM

Program: Honoring Sheriff Mike Arledge of Lowndes County, Sheriff Steve Gladney of Oktibbeha County & Sheriff Jason Pugh of Winston County

Topic: All three of the sheriffs graduated from Louisville High School, elected & reelected in three different counties at the same time.

Several televisions station, several newspapers & several sheriffs from other counties will be present!

Meet the ECCC Warriors-- Aug. 29

The public is invited to “Meet the Warriors” when East Central Community College hosts the annual pep rally and student-athlete introductions event scheduled for 6:30 p.m., Monday, Aug. 29, at Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus.

Tree Identification Workshop- Sep 15

There will be a Tree Identification Workshop Thursday, September 15th from 3:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Legion State Park. A light supper will be served at the end of the workshop, therefore you must register to attend. For more information, please call the Winston County Extension Office at 773-3091.

Watercolor Art Class-Sept 3

Watercolor art class in library meeting room Sept. 3, 2016 from  8:30 am-12:00 pm. Must bring own watercolors-cost $30. For more information on this class contact Barbara Waldrop  662-773-3133

Cattle Man's Meeting-Sep 1

There will be a Cattlemen’s Meeting Thursday night, September 1st at the Winston County Extension Office.The meeting will be a supper meeting beginning at 7:00 p.m. Please call 773-3091 to sign up for the meal and program.

Family Center September Workshop & Open House

Attendance Workshop" and "Open House"

The Family Center Staff are looking forward to serving you in the 2016-2017 school year.  They are off to a GREAT START! Their first special event will be their " Attendance Workshop". September has been proclaimed as "Attendance Month".  Attendance is vital for your child's success each day!  You are also invited to meet the staff and become familiar with the Family Center during their "Open House". Any questions, please contact them at 773-4018.

September 8, 2016
Family Center
5:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
"Attendance Workshop"
Presenter: Mrs. Stacey Spiva

September 15,22 & 29 2016
Family Center
11:30 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
"Open House"
Presenter: Family Center Staff

The 4th Annual Nanih Waiya Fall Festival- Oct 8

The 4th Annual Nanih Waiya Fall Festival is gearing up to be another great one.

 Make sure you save the date of OCTOBER 8, 2016 to come on down to Nanih Waiya Community Park and enjoy another great event and support YOUR Community Park.

Check It Out At The Winston County Library-August


The following are FICTION books:
Ace Atkins – The Innocents
Elizabeth Adler – The Charmer
Tracie Peterson – A Beauty Refined
James Patterson’s Bookshots – The Trial
Iris Johansen – Night and Day
Diana Palmer – Defender
Johanna Lindsey – Make Me Love You
Julian Fellows – Belgravia
Liane Moriarty – Truly Madly Guilty
Reshonda Tate Billingsly – The Perfect Mistress
Lauraine Snelling – The Second Half
J. K. Rowing – Harry Potter and the Cursed Child
Emily Giffin – First Comes Love
Stephanie Laurens – The Daredevil Snared
Marcia Muller – Someone Always Knows

The following are NON-FICTION BOOKS
The Millenial Mindset: Unraveling Fact From Fiction – Regina Luttrell
Broken But Unbound: The Fight To Fix A Broken America – Greg Abbot
Enough: Our Fight To Keep America Safe From Gun Violence – Gabrielle
Gifford and Mark Kelly
Grunt: The Curious Science of Humans At War – Mary Roach
God’s Middle Finger: Into The Lawless Heart of the Sierra Madre – Richard
Is You Okay? – Glozell Green
The Grain Brain Cookbook – 150 Life-Changing Gluten-Free Recipes-
Daniel Permutter, MD
A Killing In Amish Country: Sex, Betrayal and A Cold-Blooded Murder –
Gregg Olsen
Trials Of The Earth: The True Story of a Pioneer Woman – Mary Mann

Breast Cancer Surgery and Reconstruction and What’s Right For You –
Patricia Ansetee
Ten Ways Not To Commit Suicide – Darryl McDaniel

Get Your School Vaccinations At WMC

Winston Medical Center Open Positions

Nursing Home
WMC Nursing Home is seeking to hire a full-time Registered Nurse who is willing to work flexible hours including 7/3, 3/11 and weekend shifts. Applicant must possess a current MS Registered Nurse License.

Winston Medical Clinic
Winston Medical Clinic laboratory has a position open for a Phlebotomist.  Applicant must have certificate of training and must have completed clinical training. The opening is for a full time position.  Employee will be responsible for collecting blood samples with patients, as well as performing some basic lab tests. Experience performing waived lab tests is preferred but not necessary. Some quality control documentation and maintenance will be required. Computer skills required. 

WMC has a full-time  and a part-time position available for an Admission Clerk.  Applicant must possess computer skills, have a pleasant attitude, have the ability to deal with customers in a professional manner and the ability to work with little supervision.  The applicant must be able to work all shifts including evenings, nights and weekends.

WMC has a great work environment with compassionate employees who put patient care first. For inquiries please contact Michelle Nowell at mnowell@winstonmedical.org or come by the Administration Office at 826 South Church Avenue, Louisville MS to complete an application.

Quick Bites Aug 2016

Library Storytime and Dial-A-Story Will Be a Blast!

The Winston County Library invites you to bring your child or children and join us the second Tuesday of each month for Storytime With Andrea. Storytime is from 9:30 – 10:30. Children will enjoy stories, music, games, arts and crafts, puppet shows, treats and many more fun and educational activities. Also, parents, remember to call Dial-A-Story so your child can listen to a different fun story read by Miss Andrea or a surprise reader. The Dial-A-Story line is open seven days a week, 24 hours a day and is free. If your child would like to be a Dial-A-Story reader, contact the library at 662-773-3212. Dial-A-Story is brought to you by the Mid-Mississippi Regional Library System.