Month: November 2013

Pet of week

Pumpkin is a very sweet and playful dog.  She is great with other dogs.  Pumpkin has been spayed, and her adoption fee is $20.00.  For more information about Pumpkin, please call the shelter.  If you are unable to adopt, please…

Doors of Hope Center Volunteers serve many before Thanksgiving

By Elmetra Patterson   The Doors of Hope Center, which is under the umbrella of the Peace and Love ministries, was thankful for the ‘love offerings’ received from the residents of Winston County via Cash Saver, Vowell’s Market Place and…

Ward excited about opportunity to play college basketball

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   The minute Marianne Ward steps on campus as a member of the University of West Alabama women’s basketball team next august the first thing she will likely ask for is a set…

Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon work underway

From staff reports   Hands on food work is in process for the 12th Annual Thanksgiving Luncheon to be held at South Louisville Baptist Church Family Life Center on Thanksgiving Day. “I would like to thanks each of you who…

Adding a little ‘TLC’ to the community

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal   Building a business from the ground up is always challenging yet it is a challenge Shelley Thomas relishes. As she reflects, she sees the new business as a culmination of the foundations…

Carl Jackson concert features rising stars

From staff and press reports   Virginia natives Sarah and Savannah Church of the Church Sisters will be performing at Winston County’s Annual Carl Jackson “Home for Christmas” concert on December 14, 2013. Sarah and Savannah Church’s musical careers began…

Reaching out to St. Jude’s

It’s time again for Taylor Machine Works Annual St. Jude’s Toy Drive. These toys are not only delivered to in-house patients at St. Jude’s Research Hospital but they are distributed to the Grizzly House and the Target Houses for children…

LHS Class of 1963 remembers the ‘times’

Submitted   The 60th reunion of LHS Class of 1963 held The Class of 1963 recently held a class reunion and talked about growing up and how they survived. Class members noted that the following item could sum up so…

New app, website reveal Mississippi county data including Winston

From press reports   MISSISSIPPI STATE – A wealth of county-level information is available in seconds through a set of profiles created by experts with the Mississippi State University Extension Service. A new app and website provide community stakeholders, business…

Fortnightly meets in November for fall, Thanksgiving

Submitted by Lynne Cunningham   The Louisville Fortnightly Club met November 13 at the home of Mrs. Andrew Eaves. Decorations of fall flowers and leaves reflected the season and a colorful paper turkey signaled the approach of Thanksgiving Tasty refreshments…