News

Chaney stresses caution with fireworks

JACKSON – For Mississippians planning to host New Year’s Parties or head out to a restaurant or club to ring in 2015, Mississippi State Insurance Commissioner and State Fire Marshal Mike Chaney stresses caution in celebrating in order to have … Read more

Deer have antlers, not horns

By James L. Cummins
Special to The Journal

In many deer camps throughout Mississippi, it is not uncommon to hear someone refer to a white-tail buck’s headgear as “horns.” In reality, those “horns” are actually antlers.

Horns are made of … Read more

Landscape suggestions given for showy bark

By Lelia Kelly and David Nagel
Extension Horticulture Specialists

In winter, garden features such as bark come into their own. If showy bark is missing in your landscape choose from these suggestions and add some winter interest to your yard. … Read more

News of the Past – 12/31/14

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

100 Years Ago – January 1, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. Hollingsworth of Attala county visited their son, W. … Read more