National Library Week upcoming

From press reports Communities matter at your library: Celebrate National Library Week April 14-20 The Winston County Library will join libraries in schools, campuses and communities nationwide in celebrating National Library Week, a time to highlight the value of libraries,…

Winston County part of the ARC Appalachian Food Tour

From Staff and press reports The Appalachian Regional Commission (ARC) as part of the 13-state Appalachian Foodways Tour highlighting the potential of local food systems to create economic opportunity and grow jobs. ARC Federal Co-Chair Earl F. Gohl and Guy…

Jake’s Recycling to move

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal After 20 years of litigation, two years of negotiations and one signed paper, Jake’s Recycling will move from its present location. Jake’s Recycling will move to property near Fire Tower Road after exchanging…

Obituaries

Ms. Vickie Crosby Short March 18, 2013 Funeral services for Ms. Vickie Crosby Short, 54, were held at Mission Ridge M. B. Church, at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday March 23, 2013, in Preston, MS. Reverend Charles Davis officiating. Burial followed in…

WMC to host nursing home open house

From press reports Winston Medical Center invites all the area cititens to visit its newly completed renovations on its nurisng home. The nursing home has a 120 bed capacity and serves about 115 patients on average. The event will celebrate…

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Glenda Yoder, daughter of the late Earnest Clark, wished to invite all kin and friends of her father to a special memorial Service on April 6, 2013 in the Family Life Center of Shiloh Baptist Church on Saturday afternoon at…