Category: News

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 – July 28, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Cris McCool on the 21st, a fine…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 07/20/2016

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NAACP hosts annual Back to School Rally

From staff reports Every summer for the past ten years students and families of Winston County have had a chance to get “pumped-up” for school at the NAACP Back-to-School Rally. The Winston County NAACP in partnership with the Louisville Municipal…

Camp Good News success

The first Camp Good News held last week at Eiland Middle School was a total success with 51 children attending. There were 10 youth who volunteered to assist during the daily activities with games, crafts, and skill building activities. Fourteen…

Countywide tailgate set for Aug. 18

From staff reports The next chapter in Winston County football will soon begin, and it will kick off with the community invited to show their team spirit, as The Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with Main Street of Louisville will…

Congressman Kelly to visit Lake Tiak O’Khata

From staff reports Congressman Trent Kelly will visit Winston County August 4, 2016 from 12 to 1:30 p.m. for a Dutch Treat meal at Lake Tiak-O’Khata in the Colonial Room. The congressman’s itinerary for the day will began at 12…

One killed, one injured in Hwy 25 accident

From press reports The Mississippi Highway Patrol responded to a two-vehicle motor vehicle accident on MS Hwy 25 around 6:05 p.m. July 13 near Four Corners. A white 2004 Toyota Tacoma and a blue 2005 Infinity G35 were traveling north…

Judge Mitchell speaks during Republican Women meeting

By Daniel Brunty Winston County Journal With the date for the November elections upcoming, The Winston County Republican Women welcomed Circuit Court Judge George Mitchell and attorney John Brady to its July 18 meeting held at Lake Tiak O’Khata to…

Winston County Health Department holds special immunization clinic

From press reports The Winston County Health Department, located at 466 Vance Street in Louisville will hold a special childhood and adolescent immunization clinic for school registration on July 20, 2016 from 8:30-11 a.m. and 1-4 p.m. During this clinic,…