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…

News of the Past by C.J. Johnson

100 Years Ago –April 4, 1913 NOXAPATER: The entertainment given at the school hall Friday and Saturday evenings were highly entertaining and very much enjoyed by the large audiences. – Mrs. Nannie Caperton of Mt. Pleasant vicinity was a visitor…

Calendar of Events

REPM to meet April 4 Speaker: Winston County Board of Supervisors Topic: Duties The February REPM meeting and photos will be in the March 27 edition. Pork Plates April 5 Winston Medical center will be selling pulled pork plates on…

Patriots suffer two losses

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal Heartbreak can crush you or make you stronger. First year Winston Academy head baseball coach Cory Burns is counting on his Patriots coming back stronger this week after suffering a pair of last-inning…