Category: News

Obituaries – 03/23/2016

Worthy Lee Hughes March 6, 2016 Memorial services for Worthy Lee Hughes, 70, were held on March 12, 2016, at Piney Grove U.M. Church in Louisville at 2 p.m.

Obituary – Mr. Charles E. Green

March 18, 2016 Charles E. Green, 81, a retired military medic and veteran in the U.S. Army, passed away Friday, March 18, 2016, at the VA Nursing Home in Kosciusko, MS. Mr. Green was born April 20, 1934 in Tomnolen,…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/16/2016

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Low voter turnout in county for presidential primaries

From staff reports After all the polls closed March 8, and all the votes were counted, it was clear that Winston County mirrored much of Mississippi on the presidential primaries. In Winston County, 13 Republicans were listed on the ballot with…

Supervisors accept bids for county equipment purchases

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors opened bids for county vehicles as well as needed equipment for District 5 during its March 7 meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse. Bids for the…


Legacy of former 6th District Chancellor Edward C. “Ed” Prisock was honored on Monday, March 14, 2016, by the Mississippi Senate.

JA help

The Junior Auxiliary of Louisville held the Distinguished Young Women’s Annual

Star Students at WLC&TC

Outstanding students or “STAR” students were recently selected at the Winston-Louisville Career & Technology Center. Each teacher selects an outstanding first year student and an outstanding second-year student from their program for the nine-week term.

Lady Wildcats look to put together winning streak

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The Louisville High School fast-pitch softball team is hoping back-to-back wins over French Camp and Noxapater can give the Lady Wildcats the edge they need the rest of the week to keep piling up…