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Mr. Mark Stephen Ford

Funeral services for Mark Stephen Ford, 52, were held on December 15, 2013 at 2 p.m. at Fellowship Baptist Church in Mathiston, MS with Rev. Ralph Cain officiating. Interment was held at Double Springs Baptist Cemetery.… Read more

Pearson lone NFR qualifier from Mississippi

By Ed Graney

Las Vegas Review-Journal

 

LAS VEGAS — Yes, even the cowboys.

“You bet,” Tyler Pearson said. “Roll Tide.”

My God. It never ends.

The love for Southeastern Conference football apparently stretches across prairies and along miles of … Read more

Fortnightly club meets in December

Submitted by Lynne Cunningham

 

The Louisville Fortnightly Club met at The Market Café on December 12, 2013. Hostesses were Mrs. Robert McLeod and Mrs. Dewitt Crawford. Refreshments of chicken salad wraps and cheese soup were served at tables decorated … Read more

WMC employees give

From press reports

 

Winston Medical Center (WMC) is committed to giving back to the community we serve. The WMC family adopted local children through the Junior Auxiliary Angel Tree to provide Christmas gifts. These children are part of families … Read more

Flower Ridge to host 31st annual Christmas Drive Thru

For thirty one years, church members of Flower Ridge United Methodist Church and other volunteers have braved wind chills, rainy nights, the occasional snow, and much more to bring to the community a heartwarming Living Nativity.

The 31st annual celebration … Read more

Registration for ECCC Spring classes set Friday, Jan. 3

Registration activities are scheduled Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, for new and transfer students planning to attend spring classes at East Central Community College in Decatur.

Students may register anytime from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Smith Student Union … Read more

Christ is the reason for Christmas

You will read an advertisement in this week’s Winston County Journal how Christmas has “no more spiritual significance than July Fourth or Labor Day.”  I invite readers to hear what I have to say on this matter.

Jesus was born … Read more

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 – December 19, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Rev. J. J. Smiley and family arrived here this week and are … Read more