Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Marion Hamm

Marion Hamm, 86, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, March 27, 2016, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 30, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with…

Obituary – Mrs. Marion Herring

Marion Herring, 81, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, April 7, 2016, at the Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Graveside services and interment were held at 4:30 p.m. on Sunday, April 10, 2016, at Whitehead Cemetery…

Legals – 04/13/2016

******* IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF FLORA ANNE SMITH, DECEASED, STEPHEN T. SMITH, EXECUTOR CAUSE NO. 2016-0051 ADMINISTRATOR’S WITH WILL ANNEXED

Obituary – Mrs. Doris Kay Butts

Doris Kay Butts, 71, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, March 27, 2016, at Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation was Monday, March 28, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home…

Obituary – Mr. William R. Hill

Mr. William R. Hill, 80, died February 21, 2016, in Ocean Springs, MS. Mr. Hill was born August 8, 1935, in Louisville, MS. He was the son of Ottie Reed Hill and W. T. “Pete” Hill. He was a retired…

Obituary – Mrs. Walterine Bradford

Mrs. Walterine Bradford, 76, died Sunday, April 3, 2016, at Anderson Regional Medical Center in Meridian, MS. Funeral services were held at 2:00 P.M.

Obituary – Mrs. Gladys Higginbotham Kelly Weeks

Gladys Higginbotham Kelley Weeks, 90, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Friday, April 8, 2016, at her residence in Philadelphia, Mississippi. Visitation was Sunday, April 10, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home.…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 04/06/2016

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DARE to host graduation April 15

From staff reports All the 5th grade classrooms in the county that participated in the
Drug and Alcohol Resistance Education (DARE) program will be honored at a graduation ceremony on April 15 at 9 a.m. at Louisville
 Elementary School.

National Library Week – ‘Libraries Transform’ with special events planned

From press reports This year, as library staff celebrate National Library week, April 11-16, it is important to remember that libraries not only engage, but also transform their communities. Since its beginning, the American public library’s prime directive has been…