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Student shares HOBY experience

by Ashley Luke Going to Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership (HOBY) seminar this past summer was a great experience for me. It was held June 1-3 at Millsaps College in Jackson, MS. Over 500 sophomores from across the State were selected…

Students attend APEX

The APEX Summer Leadership Institute is designed to build skills and knowledge for high school teams who have been or are interested in implementing Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) in order to improve their school’s culture and climate and…

It’s Elementary by Jennifer Palmer

Fair Elementary and Wildcat shirts are in! We do have some extras in the office for sale for $10.00 each. Please call the school office to check for size and color availability (773-5946). Thank you for all your support! Thank…

Whitehall United to host annual bazaar

Whitehall United Methodist Church Annual Bazaar will be held on October 27th from 8 AM until 2 PM. Handcrafted items will be available along with an assortment of food items. The White Elephant room will be packed with bargains and…

New of the Past by C.J. Johnson

75 Years Ago – October 1, 1937 DEATHS: Mr. M. C. Gage, last member of one of the oldest families in the county, died at the home of his niece, Mr. and Mrs. M. A. Woodruff, 4 miles south of…

Local helps prepare taps in Afghanistan

By U.S. Air Force Major David J. Murphy CAMP MARMAL, Afghanistan – As NATO coalition forces began their evening meal, a bugle sounded Taps over the public affairs system at a Forward Operating Base in Mazar-e Sharif. The bugler’s first…

Registration deadline approaches

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal Regardless of who you plan to vote for this November, Winston County Circuit Clerk Kim Ming, encouraged every citizen to make sure to beat the voter registration deadline on October 6. “With our…

Carl Jackson tickets go on sale Oct. 1

From staff and press reports The 16th Annual Carl Jackson “Home for Christmas” Concert, will be Saturday, December 8, at the Historic Strand Theater, 118 South Church Street. Organizers encourage everyone to get there tickets early. “This show usually completely…

Cotton Gin Festival, car show set for Saturday

From staff reports This year’s annual Cotton Gin Festival will feature the Cotton Gin Car Show on September 29 in the Noxapater area on Highway 15 between Louisville and Philadelphia. The Noxapater Community Alliance welcomes everyone to attend a day…

Aldermen discuss grants and improvements

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Louisville Board of Aldermen held their regular meeting on Sept. 18 to cover several grants. Aldermen Eugene Crosby opened the meeting upon the absence of Mayor Will Hill who was attending learning…