Supervisors apply for grant, change roles

From staff reports The Winston County Supervisors covered a numerous business in the first meeting in July. County applies for Waste Tire Grant Louisville City Engineer Kenny Morris requested the board apply for a waste tire grant for the landfill…

WCCRF is tobacco free

From staff reports The Winston Choctaw County Correctional Facility has gone tobacco free as of July 1. Warden Tim Palmer informed the board of supervisors that the Winston Choctaw County Correctional Facility had gone tobacco free as required by the…

Tax rolls available for inspection

From staff reports Winston County’s Tax Assessor Larry Woodward estimates that property values for fiscal year 2012, which started July 1 of last year and ended recently, are down about $300,000 from the year prior but personal property taxes were…

Sip, shop event set

From press reports Downtown merchants will host the second annual Sip and Shop on July 19. Downtown merchants will remain open from 5 p.m. until 7:19 p.m. on July 19 and will be offering 19 percent off of merchandise during…

Examing the liquor ordinance in Winston County

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal Last year, residents of Winston County were presented with a petition that called for a vote to legalize liquor and wine on the November ballot. With the liquor referendum on the ballot, residents’…