Category: News

Supervisors discuss plans to use funds for state aid roads

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors discussed the resurfacing and restriping of state aid county roads with the requisite funding during its February 16 meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse.

County engineer … Read more

Jail Docket – 02/24/2016

Jan. 25
Kendrick Nicholson, 8/23/82, BM, L-22 J. Miller, WSO, hold for MDOC

Jan. 27
Terrence Estes, Harden, COC old fines (work program) hold for WSO… Read more

New organization promotes community unity through sports

From press reports

The Louisville Bobcats (LBC) is the new community organization started by Lawrence Sangster that is focused on providing sports activities for the youth and adults in the Louisville and Winston County areas.… Read more

Louisville Fortnightly Club holds monthly meeting

The Louisville Fortnightly Club met February 11, 2016, in the home of Mrs. Robert Allen with Mrs. Stanley Hathorn co-hostess. The reception room was highlighted in the Valentine motif. Also Mardi Gras “throws” of beads and doubloons were mixed … Read more

Calendar of Events – 02/24/2016

Story time
The Winston County Library will be hosting a children’s story time every second and fourth Tuesday of every month. The story time will begin at 9:30 a.m. The library… Read more

East Central’s baseball team splits pair of games in EC Invitational

East Central Community College’s Diamond Warriors moved to 6-2 overall after beating Southeastern (Iowa) Community College 8-7 and falling to Faulkner State Community College 13-10 on Friday, Feb. 19, in the EC Invitational at the Clark/Gay Baseball Complex in Decatur.… Read more

Sports Schedules – 02/24/2016

WED, FEB. 24
College Basketbal
6 p.m. — MSU at Texas A&M

Prep Baseball
6 p.m. — Tri-County at Leake
6 p.m. — Winston at Kirk
Junior College Baseball
Noon — Shelton (Ala.) State at EMCC (DH)… Read more

Soups & Dips: Easy suppers from Brock

I remember chilly nights as I was growing up, and I remember baking homemade peanut butter cookies with miniature peanut butter cups pressed into the tops of them. And I also remember rich and hearty soups like chili and taco … Read more