News

Let’s Be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Patty and Shawn Berry are in charge of Anytime Fitness the exercise business mentioned in last week’s column in which I mistakenly gave them the last name of Howard. The couple does not live in Louisville, but Shawn is a…

Work continues on Thanksgiving Community Luncheon

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The 11th Annual Thanksgiving Community Luncheon plans are set with lunches for about a 1000 Winston Countians planned on November 22. Aline Haynes, who initiated the luncheon and who has built it up…

Show your support for Excel By 5

Submitted by: Rita Tanksley Area Agent Mississippi State Extension Service Concerned citizens in Winston County have decided to take the next step in becoming an Excel By 5 community. Excel By 5, started in 2004, is an innovative program that…

DU to hold annual event Nov. 8

By Joseph McCain Winston County Journal Winston County Ducks Unlimited will host its annual fundraising dinner on Thursday, Nov. 8. The annual banquet will be held Thursday, Nov. 8 starting at 6 p.m. at Lake Tiak O’Khata in the main…

Relay for Life kickoff set

From staff reports A Relay for Life kickoff party will be held Thursday, Nov. 15 The event will be held at Winston Medical Center in the dining area at 5:30 p.m. The event marks the start of the Relay for…

Habitat for Humanity holds fundraiser

From staff and press reports The Winston County Habitat for Humanity held a musical fundraiser Friday, Nov. 2. The Red Hills Strings entertained a small but enthusiastic crowd for the event while raising much needed funds for the Winston County…

Calendar of Events

Winston Academy Veterans Day Program Nov. 9 Winston Academy is having its annual Veterans Day Program. The Guest Speaker is Major Ringer from the Columbus Air Force Base. The program starts at 9:00 A.M. on Nov.9. All veterans are invited…

It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

We are off to a great start with our Box Tops! I have already submitted our first bundle of Box Tops. We submitted around 6,000 box tops for the first submission! Once the company receives our Box Tops, our school…