News

Louisville Aldermen approve library mil

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal In a special recessed meeting on Sept. 10, the Louisville Board Aldermen approved one mil increase on property in the city in order to help fund the library. The one mil increase would…

NAACP plans meetings and officer election

The NAACP wil host two General Membership meetings of the NAACP Winston Branch, for the purpose of election of officers and at-large members of the executive committee. On September 18, 6 P.M., at 408 South Avenue, Louisville there will be…

Caperton reunion held September 2

By Carolyn Mills Since 1939 descendents of Samuel Henry Caperton and Sarah Frances Ball have held an annual reunion in the town of Noxapater with the exception of 2005 when it was canceled because of Hurricane Katrina. The reunion has…

Calendar of Events

AARP Sept. 12, 12 noon Winston County Area AARP Chapter #2859 will hold their after vacation meeting Sept. 12 at noon. The meeting will be held at 996 D.B. Williamson Road. All members are asked to bring a covered dish…

{news] New of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago – September 13, 1912 NOXAPATER: Mrs. W. W. Hickman spent last week in Meridian where she carried her baby for treatment. – Mrs. Claud Mitchell is spending a while with her mother, Mrs. McMinn, in Plattsburg. –…

It’s Elementary by Brandy Blanton

Fair Elementary’s cookie dough fundraiser kicked off on Wednesday, September 5th and will end on Friday, September 14th. Money for the fundraiser is due in the office on September 14th by 8:00 am. It is important that your child’s money…

South to be featured BATTLE speaker

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The annual Breast Cancer Awareness To Teach Ladies Early Detection (BATTLE) luncheon key ingredient is the informational speaker. This year will feature Dwalia South. South has practiced medicine for over 30 years. She…

Library hosting comic exhibit

By Joseph C. McCain The Winston County Journal Comic strips provide a colorful and humorous respite from the serious news that precedes them in the newspaper. With this in mind, John Read collected together the original art of 140 different…