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 – June 9, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Little Martha Miller, who has been ill for two weeks, is somewhat…

April 2016 Circuit Court judgments released

From press and staff reports The Circuit Court of Winston County completed its April 2016 court calendar with multiple sentences being served. James Ray Johnson, also known as “Snowball,” was charged with four counts of the felony crime of aggravated…

Democratic Party encourages voting, support for party

From press & staff reports The Winston County Democratic Party is looking to revitalize the entire party with as time quickly passes before this year’s presidential election. As the Winston County Democratic Party prepare for the upcoming presidential election in…

Bane named president of Cornerstone Clinic board

From press & staff reports The Cornerstone Clinic saw a change on its Board of Directors recently as Winston County Tax Assessor Darlene Bane was named in-going president of the board. Don Dickerson recognized Bane by presenting her a specialized…

Green Thumb Club

The Winston Garden Club sponsors the Green Thumb Club at the Winston Medical Center’s Nursing Home. They meet monthly to talk about gardening topics. This month they planted pots of flowers for a new outdoor area. Left to right in…

ECCC hosts industry fair

The Louisville Career Advancement Center of East Central Community College held its Workforce & Industry Fair June 3 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. The fair gave an opportunity for the Advancement Center to showcase the services of the industries…

Retired Educational Personnel of Mississippi hold hosts of meetings

REPM hears from legislators May 5 The Retired Educational Personnel of Mississippi in Winston County held its May meeting on May 5, 2016 at City Hall in Louisville. The guest speakers for the meeting were members of the Mississippi House…

LHS Honor Roll

LHS 4th nine weeks honor roll list: SPECIAL DISTINCTION 9th grade Holland Humphries Bria Hunt Erika Jordan Star Latham 10th grade Michelle Hopkins 11th grade Markiaa Eiland 12th grade Skylar Adams Tiffany Hemphill DISTINCTION 9th grade Dontae Ball Ashanti Cistrunk…

Winner awarded

The Friends of Dean Park, Inc. (FODP), announces it winners at their quarterly Walmart Day fundraiser and at the yearly Juneteenth Day Festival both held on Saturday, June 4, 2016. Shirley Gladney, pictured above won the fern basket at Walmart…