Winston County Sheriff's Office Coat Drive

The Winston County Sheriff's Office is holding a coat drive for those in need in Winston County. If you have an older coat in average or good condition that you no longer need, please drop it off at the Sheriff's Office located in the Winston County Courthouse. The coats will be cleaned and made available to those in need. If you or someone you know needs a coat, come by the basement of the Winston County Courthouse. Children's coats are especially in need, but adult coats will be accepted as well. For more information call Winston County Sheriff's Office at 662-773-5881.

Launchpads Now Available at Winston County Library

Introducing Playaway Launchpad --‐ the kids only learning tablet that both kids and adults will love.

Every Playaway Launchpad is pre‐loaded with high quality, ad-free learning apps and games, providing hours of interactive learning and play.
Apps are grouped onto Launchpads by subject area, theme, grade level, and age. Featuring popular characters and brands, apps content spans subject areas from math and science to critical thinking and creativity, and theme from animals to princesses, fantasy, nature and more.

Kids will love the Launchpad experience, which lets them design a personal avatar before game play and choose an app adventure they’re most interested in. Adults will love that Launchpads are 100% secure, ensuring that will not be exposed to unintended content, and that the informational console will let them monitor how time is spent on the tablet.

Launchpad is now available at the Winston County Library!

Check one out today!

Department of Public Safety Drivers License Office New Hours

The Department of Public Safety Drivers License Office will be open on the First, Second and Fourth Tuesday's of the month beginning October 1 in the Winston County Courthouse.

Story Time at the Library Every Second Tuesday

Come join Winston County Children's Librarian, Andrea McHenry the second Tuesday of every month from 9:30-10:30 am for Story Time. Children (and parents!) ages 2 and up are welcome to attend. They read stories, have puppet shows, dance, sing songs and do crafts. It’s very educational, and they have an awful lot of fun!
The next Story Time will be August 14. Mark your calendar, make plans to come and enjoy!

First Baptist Daycare Seeking Substitute Teachers

First Baptist Daycare of Louisville is currently in need of substitute teachers. Applicant must be available to work on short notice. Days and hours will vary. Must pass background check. To apply, contact Jennifer Weeks at 662-773-9332 or email

Dean Park Seeking New Members & Officers

Play Matters At Dean Park!

H:\DCIM\130___03\IMG_4679.JPGThe Friends of Dean Park, Inc. are seeking new members and officers as the present officer’s terms are expiring. Please contact us if you are interested in becoming a member. This nonprofit has done many things to improve the beauty and safety of the park along with the Dean Park Commission. FODP also partners with other organizations to help make Winston County a better place to live. Please come join us to continue this effort. Elmetra Patterson, 510.672-2106.