Monthly Archives: January 2013

Election commissioners take oath

From staff and press reports Winston County’s five election commissioners took the oath of office January 3, 2013. Chancery Court Judge Joey Kilgore swore into office the five county’s election commissioners. All five of the county election commissioners ran unopposed…

Community responders training starts Jan. 25

From press reports The Winston County Sheriff’s office will hold training for CERT (Community Emergency Response Team), Friday, Jan. 25, and Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Winston County Courthouse Annex. The program is free. The Winston County Sheriff’s office is…

Municipal elections gain first candidates

From staff reports Candidates began qualifying Wednesday, January 2 to run in upcoming municipal elections in Winston County. The deadline to qualify is March 8. Party primaries take place May 7 with runoffs on May 21 if needed. The general…

Obituaries

Mr. Derian Deljuan Dotson Funeral service for Mr. Derian Deljuan Dotson, 32 were held at 11:00 a.m. January 5, 2013 at Mount Sinai M. B. Church, Louisville with Evangelist Essie Jackson officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery. A native…

Local Girl Scouts kick off cookie season 2013

The Girl Scouts Heart of the South council is gearing up to kick off pre-order cookie sales, beginning this Saturday, January 5. Girl Scouts will begin taking orders this Saturday through January 28. Cookies will then arrive between February 16…

Board of Supervisors open 2013

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors opened the new year by approving the same Board President, District 3 Supervisor Mike Peterson, and same vice president, District 2 Supervisor Luke Parkes. The board also…

Calendar of Events

AARP to meet Jan. 9 Winston County area AARP will be holding their January 9, 2013 meeting at 2:00 P.M. in the City Hall. Members are asked to please be present for the first meeting of the year. Dean Park…