Category: News

Obituaries – 03/09/2016

Mrs. Carol Burks Stokes Carol Burks Stokes, 65, passed away on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at her residence in Louisville, Mississippi. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 7, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral…

Legals – 03/09/2016

SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE NOTICE WHEREAS, on or about the 1st day of July, 1999, Judith W. Lyon executed and delivered a certain Deed of Trust unto W.P. Mitchell, Trustee, The Peoples Bank and Trust Company, beneficiary, to secure an indebtedness…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/02/2016

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…

Distinguished Young Women

From staff reports Winston Academy junior Iris Keen will represent Winston County this summer at the state Distinguished Young Woman (DYW) competition as she was named 2017 Distinguished Young Woman of Winston County during the program’s main event Saturday night.…

Presidential primaries set for March 8

From staff reports Winston County voters will have their chance to select their political party candidate next week in the presidential primaries. Primary elections for Democratic and Republican presidential nominees are set for Tuesday, March 8. Polls will be open…

Roses (The Queen of Flowers) discussed at Town and Country meeting

Submitted by Frances Ball Fifteen members of the Town & Country Garden Club met on February 18 in the lovely home of Mrs. Shirley Hawkins with Mrs. Teresa Ellis as co-hostess. President Debbie Moody called the meeting to order. She…

Tigers open baseball season with sweep in Noxapater Classic

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal The homestanding Tigers picked up a couple wins in the Noxapater Classic on Saturday, beating Philadelphia 3-0 and Newton 7-3. R.J. Pierce threw a four-hit shutout against Philly, while striking out five batters while…

Wedding: Simmons-Shell

Tonya T. Simmons and Eddie C. Shell, both of Louisville, MS, together with their families announce their engagement and upcoming marriage.

Rotary Club welcomes EMA Director

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The members of the Louisville Rotary Club were glad to welcome Winston County EMA Director Buddy King at their weekly Rotary meeting held at Lake Tiak O’Khata on February 24. Rotary member Penny…