Category: News

In the Garden

Nanih Waiya resident Sam Patch has been displaying his “green thumb” when he brought enormous tomatoes he grew to the Winston County Journal office. Patch’s five tomatoes weigh an amazing three pounds each, and were grown in the Nanih Waiya…

Local ICC Student-Athletes earn MACJC Academic All-State honors

From press reports Itawamba Community College continues to be recognized for outstanding academics as 41 student-athletes earned Mississippi Association of Junior and Community Colleges (MACJC) Academic All-State honors on Wednesday. Of the 41 Indians named to the Academic All-State list,…

Rural Medical scholar

Landis Llewelyn, third from left, of Louisville, received recognition from Rural Medical Scholars program directors Ann Sansing and Jasmine Harris-Speight and counselors Abby Matthews and Mitch Lang. LLewelyn was among 26 students enrolled in the five-week summer program at Mississippi…

Salute to the police

Police across the country are reporting a surge in support after the fatal shootings in Dallas. The Louisville Police Department received a beautiful bouquet  of flowers from an anonymous citizen. “In the midst of all that is going on in…

Website updates to begin on Thursdays

The Winston County Journal will now update its publication date of its website beginning July 14 on Thursdays. You will now be able to view the latest edition of the paper online on Thursdays.

Correction

In the July 6, 2016 edition of The Winston County Journal the article “Aldermen continue saferoom payments and honor Mills retirement” incorrectly stated the location of the city of Louisville and LMSD saferooom. The correct information should have stated that…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 07/06/2016

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…

Mills grabs SuperGrip as his WCEDP days end

From staff reports Gerald Mills, Winston County Economic Development Director, received many accolades at his retirement event held June 30 at the Winston County Chamber Office and enjoyed “going out on top” with the announcement of Super Grip expanding into…

Red, White, Blue Parade shows 4th of July fun

From staff and press reports Flags, red, white and blue streamers and pinwheels were the decorations of choice Friday for the Winston County Red, White, Blue Kids’ Bike Parade in Louisville. About 70 people, children and helpful adults included, pedaled,…

Federal agency seeks comments on health report

The Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) released a new report for public comment for the American Creosote Works, Incorporated, in Louisville, Mississippi. The federal agency invites the public to review the report and submit their comments by…