Month: November 2012

Calendar of Events

Driver Safety Class for Nov. 28 AARP chapter 2859 will sponsor a driver safety class for ages 50 plus at the Winston County Extension Office, Wednesday, November 28. The Time is 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Lunch will be served. … Read more

Benefit program set for Aline Haynes

From press reports

There will be a benefit fundraiser program for Mrs. Aline Haynes on Sunday, November 25, 2012 at 3:30 P.M. at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church.

She is the wife of Mr. Johnnie Haynes and has four daughters; … Read more

Relay kicks off into full gear

From staff and press reports

Organizers of the 2013 Winston County Relay for Life are rounding up support for a holiday-themed event that they hope will continue the mission of helping provide vital programs and education to cancer patients and … Read more

Educational group visits Winston County on success of higher education program

From press and staff reports

More than 60 education professionals from around the Appalachian region visited Winston County and Louisville High School to learn more about the school’s success in preparing students for college.

They were part of the Appalachian … Read more

Library to host artist

From staff and press reports

The Winston County library will host world famous artist Wyatt Waters on Monday, December 3.

Waters will be signing his book and other memorabilia.

The event will be from 11:30 a.m. – 3:30p.m.

Waters is … Read more

County, city officials updated on new 911 system

From press and staff reports

When an emergency happens, citizens depend on 911 and the city and county have added a new 911 system to better address those needs.

The InterAct system was activated at the beginning of November and … Read more


Mrs. Marlene Lucas Hunt Funeral services for Mrs. Marlene Lucas Hunt, 77, were held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday Nov. 8, 2012 at Salem Independent Methodist Church near Ackerman, MS. Rev. Tim Long officiated. Burial followed in Salem Independent Methodist Church … Read more

Calendar of Events

Class of 1972 for Nov. 24 The Class of 1972 will take its class photo November 24, 2012 at Lake Tiak- O’ Khatha time 3:00 p.m. for more info: Contact V. Hathorn at 773-6239 or M. Haynes 773-5438.

Haynes benefit … Read more

LHS prepares for Noxubee after big win over Houston

By Ruthie Robison The Winston County Journal

Houston definitely had a problem last Friday night at R.E. Hinze Stadium. And it was the Louisville Wildcat defense.

“Our defense came out and played hard (Friday),” said Wildcat head coach M.C. Miller. … Read more

Ann Downing in concert set for Nov. 25

Come celebrate the beginning of the Christmas season with Legendary Gospel Recording Artist, Ann Downing, of The Downing’s, at Pine Forest Baptist Church, located 7 miles North of Stewart, on May Road.

The concert will be on Sunday, November 25, … Read more