Month: March 2017

Editorial Roundup

Dangerous place to cut The Mississippi Legislature will make a huge mistake if it follows through on what appear to be looming cuts to the state Department of Health Budget. Mississippians, on average, are judged by most surveys to be…

Rep. Hood gives update of house bills

The deadline to consider revenue and appropriations bills that originated in the Senate occurred this week. Among other things, these bills detail how much money will be appropriated to a number of different state boards and departments. These include the…

Obituaries

Jimmy Dale Bruce March 3, 2017 Services for Jimmy Dale Bruce, 79, of Fentress were March 17, 2017, at the South Union Methodist Church arbor near Ackerman. Burial was in the church cemetery. He was born May 12, 1937, in…

ECCC Encore Players to present ‘25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee’ March 30-April 1

From press reports   The East Central Community College Encore Players will present “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” by Rachel Sheinkin and William Finn March 30 through April 1, 2017. The annual musical presentation begins at 7 p.m.…

Pilot Club pageant this weekend

The Pilot Club of Louisville will be sponsoring their annual pageant for girls ages 4-18  years of age at 6 p.m., Saturday, March 25 at the Louisville High School Auditorium. Admission is $5 and program books will be available for…

April 1 Municipal Primary voter registration deadline fast-approaching

From press and staff reports New Mississippi voters hoping to cast a ballot in the upcoming municipal primary elections have about two weeks to send in their voter registration application. Additionally, Mississippians who are already registered to vote, but have…

Winston Chamber of Commerce preparing for annual banquet

Submitted The Partnership/Chamber of Commerce Annual Celebration will be held on Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 6:00 pm at Market Cafe.  The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is once again asking you to seriously consider nominations for Man and Woman of…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/15/2017

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…

Republican Women to host monthly meeting

The Republican Women of Winston County will host their monthly meeting March 20 at  6 P.M. at Lake Tiak O’Khata. The featured guest will be Senator Michael David Watson, Jr. . Watson was born on December 22, 1977 in Pascagoula.…