Category: News

5 apartments available for rent Focus Manor Residential Facility

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Focus Manor, a residential facility, continues to seek physically handicapped applicants as residents in these 14 large one bedroom apartments. There are five apartments available. Applicants are not confined to Winston County. They can be from any place in … Read more

Winston Academy Honor Roll

Winston Academy Honor Roll

1ST Grade: Good Conduct – Sydnee Conduct, Layla Cefalu, Wesley Duvall, Sally Ann Harris, Sara Love James, Graison McDill, Rylee Mills, Lakin Ware, Bella White, Kayla Blanton, Anniston Cummings, Katelyn Easley, Rhylan Eaves, James Haven Joiner, … Read more

Town & Country Garden Club holds meeting

Submitted by Frances Ball

The Town & Country Garden Club met on November 19 in the lovely home of Mrs. Vale Tabor, with Mrs. Dale Shumaker serving as co-host.

Mrs. Debbie Moody, President, called the meeting to order. She called … Read more

Sports Schedules – 12/02/2015

College Basketball
7 p.m. — Texas Southern at MSU

Prep Soccer
5:30/7 p.m. — Neshoba Central at Louisville… Read more

Mini-cheer camp set for Monday in Scooba

From School reports

SCOOBA — East Mississippi Community College will hold a mini-cheer camp for all school-aged children on Monday, Dec. 7, on the Scooba campus.

Open to girls and boys from ages 5-18, EMCC’s upcoming mini-cheer camp will be … Read more

Aldermen approve hiring of three police officers

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Aldermen approved the hiring of multiple police officers to the city’s police department during its November 17 meeting held at City Hall.

Louisville Police Chief L.M. Claiborne addressed the … Read more

EMCC freshman Quantesha Patterson once again honored

From school reports

SCOOBA – For the second time in three weeks to begin the current hoops campaign, East Mississippi Community College freshman Quantesha Patterson has been selected the MACJC Women’s Basketball Player of the Week for her two-game efforts … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 12/02/2015

Commissary prices are rip-off

Is it not enough punishment for serious lawbreakers in Mississippi to lose their freedom? Does the state also have to rip them off by allowing vendors to charge exorbitant prices for snacks, toiletries and phone calls?… Read more

Donations sought for veterans cemetery bell tower

Area veterans and local citizens are proud to make the announcement that there will soon be a state veterans cemetery located at Kilmichael.

Construction of the North Mississippi Veterans Memorial Cemetery has already begun on a 50-acre site with completion … Read more

News of the Past – 12/02/2015

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – December 3, 1915

This edition was not available for review.
From last week’s 1915 edition, … Read more