Louisville Pilot Club Fundraising T-Shirts On Sale Now!

The Pilot Club of Louisville is selling t-shirts as part of their fundraising efforts in conjunction with the Pilot Club Pageant. The shirts are $20. All orders must be submitted to Brandi Krajewski by March 1st. If you would like to mail your payment in please send it to:

WMC
c/o Brandi Krajewski, Marketing Director
PO Box 967
Louisville, MS 39339

All checks needs to be made payable to Pilot Club of Louisville. The shirts will be worn at the Pilot Club Pageant which will be held at the Louisville High School Auditorium on March 25, 2017. The pageant will begin at 6:00 pm. Admission is $5 and program books will be available for $5. The community is invited and encouraged to attend!

Marshall Ramsey Book Signing/Talk--Feb 28


Benefit Car Show for Christal VanLandingham Gregory--March 4

There will be a benefit Car Show for Christal VanLandingham Gregory at the Louisville High School parking lot on Saturday, March 4th.
Admission is free.
Registration will begin at 8 am and go until 12 noon. Registration cost is $20. Trophies will be awarded. Door prizes will be given away.
All proceeds will go toward Christal’s breast cancer medical expenses.
For more information, contact Edward at (662) 803-3313 or John at (601) 504-3979. You can also information on all our benefit activities for that day on the Shiloh Baptist Church FaceBook page.



Dial a Story Feb 21-28

Winston County Library
Dial-A-Story
662-773-3566
Andrea Howard
Children’s Librarian
February 21, 2017 – February 28, 2017
Children can call Dial-A-Story 24 hours a day and listen to a new story each week. Dial-A-Story is made possible by funding from Mid-Miss Regional Library System.




Children can call Dial-A-Story 24 hours a day and listen to a new story each week. Dial-A-Story is made possible by funding from Mid-Miss Regional Library System.

The Arbor Day Foundation's Mississippi Tree Recovery Campaign--Feb. 17-24


Benefit for Christal VanLandingham Gregory--March 4

There will be a benefit for Christal VanLandingham Gregory at the Louisville coliseum on Saturday, March 4th. There will be:
* Silent Auction
* Games for the kids
* Bouncy houses
* Face Painting
* Crafts for sale
* Concessions








Benefit Concert for Christal VanLandingham Gregory--March 4

Benefit concert for Christal Gregory will begin at 12 noon in the Louisville Coliseum.
Performing at the concert will be:
The Reed Brothers
Sean Greer
The Wells Quartet

Doors open at 10 am. Admission is $3 for adults…and $2 for kids under 12.
All proceeds will go toward Christal’s breast cancer medical expenses.
For more information, contact Jay at (601) 575-1611 or check Shiloh Baptist Church out on FaceBook.


Benefit 5K Run for Christal VanLandingham Gregory--March 4

There will be a benefit 5K Run for Christal VanLandingham Gregory starting out at the Louisville coliseum on Saturday, March 4th.
Pre-registration cost is $25. Pre-registration is going on now until March 1st. Online forms can be downloaded from Shiloh Baptist Church’s FaceBook page.
Registration begins at 7 am Saturday morning with race starting at 8 am. Registration cost the day of the race will be $30.
There will also be a Fun Run at 9 AM for kids ($10) and T shirts are available for the runs as well.
All proceeds will go toward Christal’s breast cancer medical expenses.
For more information, contact Dinah at (662) 803-9804 or check Shiloh Baptist Church out on FaceBook.




Become a Volunteer Firefighter

Be part of the tradition. Be part of the excitement. Be part of the community. Be a volunteer firefighter. For more information contact the Winston County Fire Coordinators Office,  P.O. Box 311, Louisville MS. or call 662-773-8466 or 662-769-7020.

Library's Black History Month Reception Rescheduled to Feb. 24













The Winston County Library's Black History Month Reception that was to be held on Friday, February 17th has been rescheduled for Friday, February 24, 2017 from 12:30 - 2:00 PM.

The displays throughout the library are a joint effort between the Winston County Library and Mrs. Elmetra Patterson. One special display, which Mrs. Patterson loaned to the library is dedicated to the late Mr. L. C. Eiland, educator from 1935 – 1970 and Principal of Camille Street School.The public is invited to view the Black History Month displays including class portraits from the 1960s of Camille Street High School graduates.

Speakers will include Mr. Clinton Baker, curator of the Picayune, MS George Washington Carver Museum and Mr. Bernis “Peaches” Hopkin, former MBA (Masters Basketball Association) basketball player and Louisville native. The theme of this year's Black History Month celebration is "The Crisis in Black Education".





  


Tree Giveaway-Feb 24

Tree Giveaway(Community Tree Recovery Campaign) with MS Forestry Commission, MS Urban Forest Council and City of Louisville
Date: Friday, February 24, 2017
Time: 1:00-5:00 pm(while supplies last)
Location: Louisville Coliseum-201 Ivy avenue,
Types of trees available: Eastern Redbud, Willow Oak, Sawtooth Oak, Shumard Oak, Nuttal Oak, Black Tupelo Gum.

Check It Out At The Winston County Library!

FEBRUARY 2017

The following FICTION books are now available for checkout at the library:

  • Heather Graham – The Rising
  • Gregg Hurwitz – The Nowhere Man
  • Carl Weber – Man On The Run
  • Karen White – The Guests on South Battery
  • James Patterson – Never Never
  • Hank Phillipi Ryan – Truth Be Told
  • Traci Peterson – In The Shadow of Denali
  • Leilia Meacham Crowning Design
  • Diana Palmer – Wyoming Brave
  • Hank Phillipi Ryan – What You See
  • Catherine Anderson – Mulberry Moon
  • Danielle Steel – The Mistress
  • Mark Gimenez – The Case Against William
  • Debbie Macomber – Alaska Skies
  • Paulette Giles – News Of The World
  • Nancy Peacock – The Life and Times of Persimmon Wilson
  • Alex Berenson – The Prisoner
  • Kimberla Lawson Roby – Copycat
  • Christine Feehan – Power Game
  • Beth Harbison – One Less Problem Without You
  • Linda Goodnight – The Rain Sparrow
  • Tim Dorsey – Clownfish Blues
  • Karen Marie Moning – Feversong

The following NON-FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:
  • The Undoing Project – Michael Lewis
  • Cooking With Coconut
  • The Story of Mississippi Becoming a State – 200 Years Later – Amanda Hutchins
  • Star Wars: Rogue One The Ultimate Visual Guide
  • Snow & Steel: The Battle of the Bulge, 1944-1945 – Peter Caddick-Adam
  • Facebook for Seniors
  • How America Lost It’s Secrets: Edward Snowden, The Man and the Theft – Edward Jay Epstein
  • Democracy, Betrayed: The Rise of the Surveillance Security State – William W. Keller
  • Unprecedented: The Election That Changed Everything – Thomas Lake

AARP Tax Service Every Wed. Beginning Feb. 8 - April 5

AARP will be at the Winston County Library every Wednesday from 9:00am – 2:00pm beginning Wednesday, February 8 – Wednesday, April 5. They will also be available at the library on Tuesday, April 18, which is the last day to file taxes this year.
Shown here are volunteers who are ready to help with your taxes. (Front Row, center) Calvin Hampton. (Back Rowl, l-r) Linda Hampton, Essie Glass, Cornelia Coburn. Also pictured are two volunteers.

Extension Office In Need Of Sewing Machines

Sewing machines needed! If anyone has a portable sewing machine that is in good working condition that you would like to donate to the Extension office, they will be happy to take it. They have 4-Her's that are interested in learning to sew and volunteers willing to help them learn, but they do not have any  sewing machines. Please give them a call if you have one to donate. 773-3091 They can pick it up.




PILOT CLUB OF LOUISVILLE SPONSORS ANNUAL PAGEANT

The Pilot Club of Louisville will be sponsoring their annual pageant for girls ages 4-18 on Saturday, March 25, 2017 at 6:00 P. M. at the Louisville High School Auditorium.

Registration for the pageant this year will be Monday, January 9, 2017, at Winston County Library from 3:00 until 5:00 P. M.

Applications this year may be picked up from the Winston County Library. They will also be taken to area schools this year.

Entry fee is $25.00. The final date for registration will be January 27, 2017. If you are unable to attend registration, please contact one of the following members of the Pilot Club and pick up an application.

STACEY SULLIVAN – stacy.sullivan@bxs.com 773-6600 (WORK)

KELLI FULTON – kelli.fulton@bxs.com OR 773-6600 (WORK)

Walk-A-Weigh Program Offered By Extension Office

The Walk-a-Weigh Program will begin January 17, 2017 at 5:30 pm  at the Winston County Extension Office. Classes will meet weekly through April 4, 2017.  PRE-REGISTRATION IS A MUST! Pre-registration will be held all day on Monday, December 12 and on Monday, January 9 at the Winston County Extension Office located at 460 Vance Street. A fee of $10 will be required to cover the cost of supplies.

For more information call 662-773-3091. The deadline for enrollment is Monday, January 9.

Family Center: Check Us Out!!

November is "Check Us Out" month at the Family Center. We have relocated the Family Center to Building D at Fair Elementary. The Family Center Staff are looking forward to sharing our educational resources and services with you. Please come and check us out Monday-Friday from 8:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. in Building D at Fair Elementary. Each Thursday, we will provide a tour of the Family Center and a door prize will be given to the lucky winner. For additional information, please call us at 773-4018!

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.

Storytime To Resume at The Winston County Library

The Winston County Library will once again have storytime for 3-5 year-olds. Beginning Tuesday, November 24th from 9:30 – 10:30, Children’s Librarian Andrea McHenry will present a Thanksgiving story hour. She will have storytime each month on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays from 9:30 – 10:30.