City to host hearing June 5

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Louisville Board of Aldermen set the city redistricting hearing for June 5 at 5 p.m. to redraw the ward lines. After the 2010 census, the ward population shifts requires the city to…

Guilty plea in Winston County death

From staff reports The Circuit Court of Winston County completed the April/May Court calendar with multiple sentences handed down in cases from murder to theft. Lester Triplett who was charged with the felony crime of murder pleaded guilty to the…

Sherriff

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Sheriff’s Department received a present this week from the Mississippi Department of Transportation in the form of a vehicle on May 22. Winston County Sherriff Jason Pugh and District 4…

Obituaries

Mr. Eddie Dean Keeton May 20, 2012 Funeral services for Mr. Eddie Dean Keeton, 64, will be announced at a later date and time by his family. Mr. Keeton died on Sunday, May 20, 2012 in Winston County. Survivors include…

Deadline approaches for major Farm Service Agency Programs

Winston County USDA Farm Service Agency (FSA) Executive Director CED Billy Lipsey, reminds producers of the approaching June 1, 2012, deadline for FSA’s Supplemental Revenue Assistance Program (SURE), the Direct and Counter-Cyclical Program (DCP) and the Average Crop Revenue Election…

ECCC Summer class schedule announced

East Central Community College in Decatur will offer two, four-week summer terms as well as a 10-week summer evening schedule, announced David Case, dean of admissions, records and research. Courses include: SUMMER SESSION I The first four-week, four-day (Monday –…