Category: News

Obituary – Mrs. Tammye Dawn White Hamilton

Mrs. Tammye Dawn White Hamilton, 53, died Saturday, March 12, 2016, at her home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held Monday, March 14th, at 11:00 A.M. at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Charles Rook officiating. Interment was in Vernon…

Obituaries – 03/16/2016

Mr. Perry Allen Thrasher Services for Perry Allen Thrasher were held Sunday, March 13, 2016, at 3 p.m. from McClain-Hays Funeral Home Chapel in Philadelphia, MS with Rev. Alton A. Thrasher officiating.  Burial followed with Military Honors in Mars Hill Cemetery…

Obituary – Mr. Earl Randolph Kirk, Jr

1960-2016   Earl Randolph Kirk, Jr., 56, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday, March 12, 2016, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Earl was born January 30, 1960, to Earl Kirk, Sr. and Sally Ann Palmer Kirk.…

Obituary – Mr. John Carr Gauntt

Macon, MS Mr. John Carr (J.C.) Gaunt, 47, of Macon, MS passed away on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. His funeral were held on Saturday, March…

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

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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…