Category: News

Winston Plywood celebrates no injuries, safety award

From press & staff reports As time progresses closer to the opening of Winston Plywood & Veneer, the management and staff celebrated a great achievement. The management, staff and employees of Winston Plywood held a dinner at the Roseburg Property…

LFD to host 6th annual Fire Academy for Kids

From press & staff reports In what has become a summer tradition in the City of Louisville, the Louisville Fire Department will host its 6th annual Fire Academy for Kids Camp from July 25-29 at the Fire Department. For the…

E- Edition June 1

Find our E-edition here: We are working on updating websites and moving back to a subscription service on our websites. http://www.flipsnack.com/winstoncountyjournal/winston-county-journal-june-pages.html

Winston Academy holds awards ceremony

Winston Academy held their annual awards ceremony on May 2. Headmaster Ferrell Rigby welcomed everyone and the invocation was given by Hayden Hudspeth. The English award and the Fortnightly Club English award was given to Kadie Odom. The Mathematics award was…

LFA event brings high fashion to Mississippi

Hilton Hollis, a Mississippi native and fashion designer to women around the world, will be coming home for the fourth year in a row to present “The Local Fashion Advantage” (LFA). LFA was founded in 2013 by The Leake County…

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 2, 1916 [This edition was not available for review on microfilm.] 75 Years Ago –…

On display

This beautiful quilt is on display in the library now – done by master quilter Martha Dubard and quilted by Colleen Eskridge.  The quilt pattern is “Log Cabin Wreath”

Louisville Pilot Club celebrates 70th anniversary

From press & staff reports In honor of its 70 years of service to the Louisville community, The Louisville Pilot Club hosted a Tea Party to celebrate its 70th Anniversary at the Market Café at 2 p.m. Pilot International was…

Forestry Program presents first ever ‘Ms Pine Knot Award’ in honor of longtime forestry instructor Ed Faurot

Stevie Herrington, instructor of the Forestry Program at the WinstonLouisville Career & Technology Center, recently awarded the first Ed Faurot Forestry Achievement Award – The Mississippi Pine Knot Award in memory of longtime forestry instructor, Ed Faurot. At the annual…