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Legals – 03/16/2016

NOTICE OF SALE Notice of sale is hereby giving in accordance with the Mississippi State statutes governing the sale of abandoned vehicles. The vehicles listed below will be sold along with all contents of the listed

Obituary – Mrs. Ruth Cheatham

Ruth Cheatham, 96, passed away on Sunday, March 6, 2016, in the Winston Medical Center Nursing Home in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. on Tuesday, March 8, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev.…

Obituary – Mrs. Charlotte Ralph Brunt

Louisville, MS Charlotte Ralph Brunt, 99, died March 8, 2016 at the Baptist Memorial Hospital in Jackson, Mississippi. Mrs. Brunt was born July 23, 1916, the daughter of Stuart Harrison Ralph and Clara Hartness Ralph of Westport, Connecticut. She graduated…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/09/2016

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…

Ward receives Lifetime Achievement Award

From press reports If you’re from Louisville or Winston County or you have lived here for any significant length of time, you sense it…you may not necessarily know what to call it, but it’s there, it’s in the air. It’s…

DREAMS advisory board sees success, looks ahead to future

From press reports LOUISVILLE, Miss. — Mississippi State University (MSU) and the Louisville Municipal School District’s (LMSD) Dillard’s Reading, Enrichment, Arts, Mathematics and Science After-school and Summer Tutorial Enrichment Program (DREAMS) held its annual advisory board meeting to showcase the…

Patriots pick up thrilling win over Newton County Academy

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Winston Academy baseball team scored five runs in the top of the seventh inning on Monday to take a 13-10 win over Newton County Academy to improve to 2-3 on the season.

‘Surprise season’ blessing for NW basketball team, coach

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal JACKSON — The season didn’t end like Jaimee Childs had hoped, but the Nanih Waiya High School girls basketball coach wouldn’t give this season back for anything. “It’s definitely been one of my biggest…

Pastor portrays Jesus in Kosy passion play

By Gwen Sisson The Rev. Matt Tucker said portraying Jesus in the play “His Last Days” at Kosciusko First United Methodist Church for the past several years has been impactful. “Try carrying a cross, literally, while some high school kids…

Crochet display at library

The  Winston County Library is proud to have on display throughout the month of March, a bedspread crocheted by Mrs. Pearl Robertson, from the Claytown area of Winston County.