Wednesday, September 11 was the 18th anniversary of a day that has been burned into the memory of this nation. On September 11, 2001 the United States fell victim to vicious attacks in New York City, Washington, DC and Shanksville, Pennsylvania, in which thousands of innocent people died.
A recent survey by the website www.Niche.com has ranked Grace Christian School as the number 18 school among private schools in the entire state of Mississippi. The survey was based on several factors in which GCS excels. With an overall student population of 130-140, the student teacher ratio is 12 to 1.
The new youth baseball fields at the Ivy Park Expansion officially opened for play this past Saturday with a tournament hosting a number of teams of different age groups from several counties.
During the meeting of the Louisville Board of Aldermen on Tuesday, September 3, Mayor Will Hill reported that the Capital and Recovery Projects for the City of Louisville are mostly complete including: plywood plant rebuild, cemetery project, equipment purchases, property acquisitions, public building project (old National Guard Armory repairs)
The big rigs were on display at the Louisville Coliseum this past Saturday at the first ever Looking Large Truck Show. According to Brock Baker of Baker’s Ready Mix there were trucks from Winston County and a number of other locations within the vicinity, and even from Alabama.
In their meeting of Tuesday, August 20, the Louisville Board of Aldermen acted on a number of matters including the Louisville Community Saferoom Rental Agreement.
After some discussion the Board chose to table the agreement until a later date for further review of the agreement and other items.
On Friday, August 23, officers of Louisville Police Department were conducting a safety checkpoint when were alerted by the smell of what they believed to be marijuana coming from a vehicle.
At approximately 8 p.m., Thursday, August 22, two juveniles, ages 12 and 13, were seriously injured in a drive-by shooting at the intersection of Goss Rd and Minnie Miller Rd in the Highpoint Community. Both juveniles were airlifted to the University Medical Center in Jackson where they were in serious condition.