Category: News

Thanksgiving Winston County style

Haynes giving instructions to the volunteers prior to the prayer.

For the last 14 years, hundreds of volunteers under the direction of Aline Haynes have helped feed over thousand people each Thanksgiving.

The event has become a tradition in Winston County for those who volunteer and those who are served.… Read more

1st Annual Marcus Thames Baseball camp a success


By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

Many of the local Winston County kids were given a holiday treat as they were given the opportunity to participate in the 1st Annual Marcus Thames Baseball Camp on Friday, November 27 at … Read more

Storytime fun and a Thanksgiving


The Winston County Library hosted a Thanksgiving story time on Tuesday, November 24th.  Children’s Librarian Andrea McHenry, read a Pet The Cat Thanksgiving book and  … Read more

Angel Tree gives chance to reflect holiday spirit

JA Angel Tree at the Library

From press & staff reports

The Christmas holidays have always invoked the spirit of children, reminding us of the magic and awe the holiday brings in their lives.

This spirit is reflected in the presents that they receive. The item … Read more

American Red Cross Mississippi Region names Regional Leadership Council

(From left to right: Gloria Johnson, Wiley Jones, Buddy McClain, Sam Alsgood, Jr., Charles Hampton, Henry Cobb and Marty McMahan)

The American Red Cross of Mississippi is pleased to announce the new state-wide Regional Leadership Council. Council members are appointed to a three year term and are responsible for providing guidance to the Regional Executive.… Read more

Christmas at library

Some of the Christmas decorations at the Winston County Library this month. … Read more

WA marks reading fair

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Winston Academy hosted a Reading Fair for 1st through 6th grade students. The first and second place students will go on to compete in the District Reading Fair that was held at Winston Academy on December 1.… Read more

Pilot Club of Louisville holds monthly meeting

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Pilot Club held monthly meeting on November 12 at the fellowship at First United Methodist Church. President Beverly Wilkes called the meeting to order, Gloria Joiner gave the devotion and prayer for the meal.… Read more

School attendance

The Louisville High School students were given some motivation from former LHS Baseball standout and Major League Baseball player Marcus Thames. … Read more