Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Charlie Hunt, Jr

Ackerman, MS

Charlie Hunt, Jr., 86, a supervisor for Wonder Bread Company, passed away Sunday, January 24, 2016 at the Golden Living Nursing Center in Eupora, MS.

Mr. Hunt was born September 2, 1929 in Choctaw County. He was a … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Bobbye Roberson Cole

Bobbye Roberson Cole, age 90, was surrounded by her family as she was called home to her Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, January 23, 2016, at the Sunshine Care Center in Pontotoc, Mississippi. Born on June 17, 1925, in Louisville, … Read more

Legals – 01/27/2016

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF JESSIE J. HUDSON, SR., DECEASED
NO.2015-0231
ADMINISTRATOR’S NOTICE TO CREDITORS… Read more

Get Little Hearts Luncheon Tickets now

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Tickets are now on sale for the February 12, 2016 Little Hearts Luncheon at First Baptist Church, Louisville. “Last year approximately 400 people from Winston County enjoyed the delicious meal and fellowship,” organizers stated. Dine in and carry out … Read more

Chamber of Commerce seeks several nominations

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The Partnership/ Chamber of Commerce Annual Banquet will be held on March 3, 2016 at 6:00 pm at Lake Tiak-O’Khata. The Chamber of Commerce/Main Street is once again asking you to seriously consider nominations for Man and Woman of … Read more

Civil Air Patrol in the skies, on the ground

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

Over 56 Mississippi Wing cadets from eleven squadrons, met for Mississippi Wing’s third annual Cadet Conference. This group also included cadets from both the Alabama and Georgia Wings, Cadets and volunteers of the … Read more

Relay for Life holds Team Meeting

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The Winston County Relay for Life held a team meeting on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at Fresh Market Grill. Evergreen Baptist Church, Grace Christian School, Louisville Municipal School District, Mayor Youth Council and Winston Medical Center all packed the … Read more

NAACP MLK Celebration a success

Rev. Dr. Isiac Jackson, Jr. delivers a power sermon to all those in attendance during The Winston County Branch of the NAACP’s annual parade and program held on January 16, 2016. Rev. Jackson addressed this year’s theme in his sermon by giving others courage to keep pursuing freedom from injustices that still face African-Americans and others to this day.

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Branch of the NAACP hosted its annual parade and program in honor of the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. holiday on Saturday, January 16, 2016. This year’s theme for the … Read more

MEC study includes local road, bridge needs

MEC Winston-Pavement

From press & staff reports

An investment of an additional $375 million annually is needed to address the most vital road and bridge needs in Mississippi at the state and local level, according to a report released Friday by MEC … Read more