Monthly Archives: November 2013

McMullan makes all-state team in cross-country

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   Despite fighting a respiratory illness for much of the week, Nanih Waiya sophomore Kenley McMullan finished 14th in the MHSAA Class 1A Cross-Country meet held at Choctaw Trails in Clinton on Saturday,…

Grace Christian jumps out to 2-0 start on season

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal   Grace Christian School had very little trouble on the basketball court last week, opening its 2013-14 season with a pair of convincing victories, defeating New Life and Bethlehem by a combined total…

Supervisors review ongoing road projects

From staff reports   The Winston County Board of Supervisors opened with review of road and bridge projects in the county. County engineer Jimmy Kemp started with the public lands highway project on Bluff Lake Road should be completed soon…

It’s Elementary

Fair Elementary, Mrs. McKenzie’s class created pumpkins to look just like famous characters

Brandy Blanton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home. Fair Elementary recently held a Mixed Bag fundraiser. Prizes were awarded to those students who sold the largest dollar amount in Mixed Bags. One class was…

Eichelberger celebrates 95

Jamere Eichelberger with his grandmother, Betsy Ann

Betsy Ann Eichelberger celebrated her 95th birthday with family and friends at the Soul 2 Soul Restaurant (formerly known as JR’s) on October 20, 2013. Her actual birthday was on October 22. During the celebration she expressed her gratitude to…

Veterans’ Day Parade and Harvest fest a big success

(Above) Veterans march through downtown during the Veterans’ Parade Nov. 2. (RIght) One of Winston County’s smallest residents waves a flag in support of the Veterans.

From press reports   Louisville’s annual Veterans Day Parade was held Saturday, November 2 at 11 a.m. Veterans, Louisville Elementary Melody Makers, MSU ROTC, and many others lined the streets for the parade Saturday morning. The parade ended in front…

Penny’s from Heaven to celebrate 10 years

Crowson helps a customer with a purchase.

From staff reports   Penny’s from Heaven in Louisville will be celebrating their 10 year anniversary on Saturday, November 9. Penny Crowson, owner of Penny’s from Heaven, states that she has “enjoyed being in business for the Lord and for…

Pet of the week

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Foster is hoping to find his forever home!  He has been neutered and gets along great with the other dogs at the shelter.  We have several pictures of Foster and the other animals available for adoption on our Facebook page. …

Winston County Anchor Club hosts party

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Winston County Anchor Club members enjoyed hosting  a Halloween Party for the residents of the Hudspeth Center on Sunday, Oct. 27. Anchor Club is sponsored by the Pilot Club of Louisville and encourages high school students to meet the six…

Obituaries

Miss LaNeshia Chantel Harrington Monday, October 28, 2013 Funeral services for Miss LaNeshia Chantel Harrington, 36, were held Saturday November 2, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. at Union Chapel M. B. Church with Reverend Billy Clay officiating. Burial followed in the…