Thursday, September 25, 2014

Huge Weekend in Winston County - Airplanes, Car Shows, Outdoor Fest and Much More!

Winston County is the place to be this weekend! Some major

events take place that should keep everyone busy and having a great time. Here's what's happening:

  • Lil Blessing's Children Consignment sale kicks off on Friday and continues thru Saturday at 3:00 pm. Held at the First Baptist Church in Louisville, the sale features a large selection of children's clothes, shoes, furniture and baby items, car seats and more.
  • Open House at Mainly Music - Louisville's music store on Main Street is now associated with Peavy. Come by from 10:00  am til 5:00 pm on Friday for refreshments and discounts.
  • Friday night football features Pelahatchie at Nanih Waiya, Noxapater traveling to E. Oktibbeha, Louisville hosts Kosciusko and it's homecoming at Winston Academy as the Patriots take on Starkville Academy. All game times at 7:00 pm.
Saturday is loaded with major events. Eat your Wheaties and take in all the fun:

  • The Sam D. Hamilton Noxubee National Wildlife Refuge is
    hosting the Wildlife Outdoor Learning Festival on Saturday, September 27, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 2:00 PM to celebrate Mississippi wildlife, outdoor recreation, and nature-inspired art. Included are: federal wildlife canine demonstrations, wildland firefighting equipment demonstrations, Choctaw rabbit stick throwing, canoeing, various children’s craftsand many other activities and exhibits for people of all ages including live music.
  • The annual Cotton Gin Festival and Car Show is always a big event in Noxapater. Vendors, car show, food, music and fun from 9 am til 4 pm on Saturday at the J.W. Young Park on Hwy 15 in Noxapater.
  • For those already signed up, the Winston County Sheriff's Office will be conducting an enhanced conceal carry class starting at 8 am. on Saturday. Contact the Sheriff's Office if you need more information.
  • The most exciting event of the weekend begins Saturday morning at 9 am at the Winston-Louisville Airport as vintage WWII aircraft hit the tarmac to celebrate the dedication of the new W. Pruitt Lee Terminal Building. Speakers at 10 am including Lt. Governor Tate Reeves. Aircraft including a B-25, P-51 and a F4U Corsair will be on hand all day. Food and drink are available and shuttles will be available from the Louisville Coliseum if needed..
To find out more about these events, always check out the pages of WinstonWebNews and don't forget our calendar page and feeds to keep you updated. Have a Great Weekend in Winston County!!!!