Category: News

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community. In the last column submitted to the Winston County Journal, it was stated that probably nothing much would be forth coming as this writer would not be out and about much…

Winston Degree Candidates for Spring Semester and Summer Semester

OXFORD, Miss. – The following University of Mississippi students from your area are among more than 4000 spring semester and summer semester candidates for degrees. May Anna Katharine Baskin, Bachelor of Science Mary-Katherine Black, Bachelor of Arts Chrysanthia DeShaye Claiborne,…

Miles Family Reunion held June 18 in Winston County

Submitted Descendants of Pettus Miles met for their annual reunion Saturday, June 18 at Lake Tiak O’Khata. They gathered in The Quilt Room. Jeff Donald welcomed attendants and Pettus Palmer asked God’s blessing on all who had come and offered…

Jail docket

Editor’s note: Unless otherwise noted or not applicable, defendants listed in this report have only been charged with the offenses listed and have not been convicted in court. The information contained herein is derived from public records. Persons are innocent…

Have you eaten your microbes today?

Human cultures around the globe historically fermented their foods as a means of preservation. We unknowingly removed a vitally important source of beneficial enzymes, nutrients and microbes from our diets when this traditional process was changed over time by canning…

Hillhouse-Barfield

Mary Tabor and Gary Hillhouse of Louisville are proud to announce the engagement and upcoming marriage of their son,–Justin Lee Hillhouse, to Maribeth Noel Barfield, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Brent Barfield of Jackson. Maribeth is the granddaughter of Travis T. Vance of…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 06/29/2016

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Annual 4th of July parade this week

From press and staff reports As the summer season heats up, the Winston County Chamber of Commerce and Main Street Association gear up for the annual Red, White and Blue Children’s parade Friday, July 1. Winston Countians take the time…

Historic equipment parade sign of progress in Winston County

From staff reports The City of Louisville and Winston County residents came together to witness the partnering of one of its oldest industries with the latest industry to change the economic landscape of the area as Winston Plywood and Veneer…

Junior Deputy Sheriff Academy kicks off

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Sheriff’s Department began its first ever Junior Deputy Sheriff Academy this past Monday, June 27 at the South Louisville Baptist Church Family Life Center. The Junior Deputy Sheriff’s Academy allowed…