News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – April 24, 1914 (Local news columns were unreadable.) DEATHS: We regret to learn of the death…

Obituary – Frances White Bergeron

Mrs. Frances White Bergeron, 71, died Monday, April 14, 2014, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, MS. Graveside services were held Wednesday, April 16th at 1:00 P.M. at Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Sturgis, MS, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating.…

Obituary – Georgia Mae Wade Beck

Funeral services for Mrs. Georgia Mae Wade Beck, 89, were held at 1 p.m., April 19 at Mt. Pleasant M.B. Church.  Rev. Willie Matthews officiated.  Burial followed in the church cemetery. Mrs. Beck was a

NW girls track team takes first in district

By Austin Bishop The Winston County Journal Kenley McMullan finished first in three events to lead the Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya High School to the district track title at Winona last Thursday, wile Jamarlo Smith took first place in…

Corrections

The article Local Historic preservation discussed with crowd should have listed Todd Sanders contact as P.O.Box 571 Jackson, MS 39205-0571 and email tsanders@mdah.state.ms.us.  Telephone is 601-576-6950. The March 26 edition should have identified Amanda Dempsey Harvey with the photograph below:

Obituary – Shaletha Markee Wade

Funeral services for Shaletha Markee Wade, 31, were held at 1 p.m., April 19 at Mill Springs M.B. Church  in Weir.  Dr. Vincent Coleman officiated.  Burial followed in the church cemetery. Shaletha was a