Carlisle Barracks, Pa. – Karen Gardner Fleming was awarded the Master’s Degree of Strategies Studies by the United States Army War College in Carlisle Pa., June 6, 2014, in a formal ceremony with Vice Chief of Staff of the Army … Read more
C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.
100 Years Ago – June 12, 1914
LOUISVILLE: Jonas Young’s horse fell into a 30 foot well on last Friday … Read more
West Kemper Class of 1973 to host conference
The West Kemper Class of 1973 will host a conference call on August 12 for all who are interested in… Read more
Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.
I run my washer nearly every day. It is so little trouble to put on a load of wash and then dry them. It takes around an hour and … Read more
From press and staff reports
Landon McMinn, a local filmaker, and Andy Childress, a local web cartoonist, aim to create a documentary about the April 28 tornado.
McMinn had the idea of making a documentary where tornado victims could tell … Read more
Samuel Gully of Noxapater was among the list of distinguished Northwest Mississippi Community College students to be recognized for making the President’s List for their academic work during the Spring 2014 semester.
Those students completing 12 or more semester hours … Read more
By Steve Wilson
Some politicians in Mississippi are skirting the law when it comes to filing their personal economic statements.
Each year, all elected officials, school board members, executive directors of state agencies, presidents and trustees of state-supported-colleges … Read more
Mississippi heat is here to stay, so if we want to enjoy them and not become too hot and sticky, then we can reduce our anxiety and increase our comfort by eating and preparing good quality southern meals. The first … Read more
The University of Southern Mississippi has released its President’s and Dean’s Lists for the 2014 spring semester.
The President’s List includes full-time students who earned a perfect 4.0 grade point average (all As). Dean’s List scholars are those with… Read more
Disaster recovery centers in Louisville and Tupelo will close at 6 p.m. Wednesday, June 11, and will reopen at 8 a.m. Thursday, June 12, as disaster loan outreach centers to continue serving disaster survivors.
Representatives from the U.S. Small Business … Read more