Sports notebook

Carter, Davis take district hoops MVP honors A pair of Louisville High School basketball standouts took top honors in the district for the 2012-13 season. Senior Terry Carter was named the boys MVP for District 4-4A, while Tyesha Davis was…

Patriots sweep Oak Hill to stay in playoff hunt

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal Channing Wall took the mound against Oak Hill twice in a seven day period and both times pitched the Patriots to victory, as Winston Academy put themselves into the driver’s seat for a…

Easter at WCCRCF service a success

From press reports The first ever Easter service was conducted at the Winston/Choctaw Correctional Facility for 67 inmates. Lee Wylie, a visiting lay speaker of the Gospel of Jesus Christ, brought the message. Following the message, the inmates participated in…

ARC checks on success of investments

From staff and press reports Appalachian Regional Commission Federal Co-Chair Earl Gohl visited Winston County March 28 to find out about some of the successes of programs partially funded by the ARC. Louisville High School was the first stop in…

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,…