Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Ronald Whitehead

Ronald G. Whitehead, 79, died surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, January 10, 2016, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Visitation was Monday, January 11, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Johnnie Mae Stevenson

McCool, MS

Johnnie Mae Stevenson, 87, a retired plant supervisor at Angelica, passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015 at the Choctaw County Regional Medical Center in Ackerman. MS. Mrs. Stevenson was born July 29, 1928 in Choctaw County. She was … Read more

Obituaries – 01/13/2016

Mrs. Shirley York Ridenour
Shirley York Ridenour, 58, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2016, at her residence in Starkville, Mississippi. Memorial services will be held at a later date.
Mrs. Ridenour was born November 9, 1957, to Robert Lee … Read more

Legals – 01/13/2016

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE
WHEREAS, on August 22, 2007, Lucresia Beamon, an unmarried woman, executed a certain deed of trust to J. Douglas Dalrymple, Trustee for the benefit of JTS & Co. which deed of trust is of record … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Beverly Palmer Estes

Beverly Palmer Estes, 77, died peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, January 7, 2016, at her residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Friday, January 8, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. … Read more

Mitchell sworn in as Circuit Court judge

Mitchell takes the oath of office from Loper.

From staff reports

George M. Mitchell Jr. of Eupora was sworn in as the junior circuit court judge for the 5th Circuit Court District on Friday.

Gov. Phil Bryant appointed Mitchell on Dec. 18 to fill the unexpired term that … Read more

Supervisors welcome newly elected officials during first meeting of the year

2016 Supervisors in action.

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors held its first meeting of 2016 on January 4 in which newly elected officials from the previous year participated in.

The Winston County Board of Supervisors welcomes … Read more

Winston County Relay for Life kickoff set

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Organizers are pleased to announce that the first 2016 Winston County Relay For Life meeting will be help on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 5:30 at Fresh Market Grill (formally Luigi’s).

For individuals thinking of registering a team you can … Read more

Librarian’s Report presented to supervisors

2015 Board of Supervisors with Winston County Librarain Beth Edwards

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Library staff presented the Winston County Board of Supervisors its Librarians Report during the December 21 supervisor meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse.

The report presented information for the … Read more