Month: November 2016

Letters to the editor

Vote Nov. 29 There was lots of interest underlying in last Tuesday’s presidential election relating to the  future ideology of the US Supreme Court. Both camps were heavily invested in the outcome.   Although that race has been decided, Mississippians…

Obituaries

Jimmy G. ‘Pete’ Long Nov. 17, 2016 Services for Jimmy G. “Pete” Long, 57, of Ackerman were Nov. 19, 2016, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Danny Irvin officiating. Burial was in Mt. Moriah Cemetery near Weir.…

Supreme Court position up for grabs in runoff election

From press & staff reports Following the results of one of the most contentious presidential elections in U.S. history, two top candidates in a local judicial race will face one another in a Tuesday, November 29, 2016 Runoff Election. This…

Group working hard at LHS

S.L.I.C.E. is an organization at Louisville High School whose goal is to encourage students to exude godly character and participate in activities that help create a positive atmosphere on campus. The acronym S.L.I.C.E. stands for Students Living In Christ Everyday…

Louisville Christmas Parade set for Dec. 5

The Louisville Christmas Parade has been scheduled for 5:30 p.m., Monday, December 5. This year’s theme is “The 12 Days of Christmas”. The Winston County Chamber of Commerce is asking any and all to consider entering a float in this…

15th annual Thanksgiving luncheon set for Thursday

From staff and press reports Plans are in process for the Thanksgiving Luncheon to be held Thanksgiving Day at South Louisville Baptist Church Family Life Center. “As the volunteers and planners begin to approach the Thanksgiving season, it brings to…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 11/16/2016

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

11 Warriors, Coach Karcher receive Postseason Football Honors

Eleven members of the 2016 East Central Community College Warrior football team received postseason honors from the Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges and the National Junior College Athletic Association. In addition, for the second year in a row…

LES Honor Roll

Louisville Elementary Third Grade Special Distinction Bibbs, Chelsea; Brooks, Kyra; Bryan, Aspen; Chapman, Adrian; Clark, Karlisha; Colter, Braelyn; Dewberry, Jonathan; Hickman, Keijay; Hudson, Sariya’; Hughes, Caleb; Joiner, Brody; Leach, Sanya; Lowery, Quayvion; Parker, Braleigh; Pernell, Aniya; Thomas, William; Vaughn, Bailey;…

Lady Patriots take convincing win over NCA

By Ryan Satcher Winston County Journal   Both the Winston Academy Patriots and Lady Patriots went 1-2 this past week in basketball action. The Lady Patriots fell to Marshall Academy 47-38 last Tuesday before bouncing back with a 48-14 win…