Category: News

Service in a different way: Mississippi Chapter of the Battle of the Bulge awards scholarships

Mississippi Chapter of the Battle of the Bulge scholarship Committee members. Burton Fuller, Mary Ellen Stanley, Mary Fuller, Jane Hunt, James Hunt, Joan Rhett, Sarah Naugher, and Fred Wicker. Not present: Dr. Robert Gilbert.

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

Six Mississippi students will have $1,000 in help with college expenses after receiving a newly created scholarship.

Members and associate members of the Mississippi Chapter of the Veterans of the Battle of the … Read more

Group examines Winston County residents finances

Concerned citizens receive information about working families in Winston County and Mississippi

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

With the economics of the country in their current situation, finances can be one of the most troubling items we as Americans have to consider on a daily basis. With bills to pay … Read more

Preparations for annual Thanksgiving event underway

Members of the National Wildlife Turkey Federation used the proceeds and fundraising monies from its annual Wildlife event to purchase turkeys for the Annual Community Thanksgiving and presented the turkeys to Mrs. Aline Haynes.

Abundant Life Outreach Ministry lending a helping hand to those in need

From Aline Haynes

Plans are in process for the Thanksgiving Luncheon to be held Thanksgiving Day at South Louisville Baptist Church Family Life Center.

“As the volunteers and … Read more

Election set for Nov. 3

From press and staff reports

The Winston County Circuit Clerks Office is humming with business as they prepare for the 2015 General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3.

Statewide races that will be held on that day range … Read more

Town & Country Garden Club holds monthly meeting

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The Town & Country Garden Club met on October 15 at the Evergreen Garden Center. There were 13 members present. President Debbie Moody called the meeting to order. Mrs. Frances Pierce gave the inspiration entitled “Ivy in the Walls.”… Read more

Garden clubs gather

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The Louisville Garden Club, in conjunction with the Town & Country Garden Club of Louisville and Winston Garden Club hosted The Garden Clubs of Mississippi, Inc. … Read more

Remembering Little Miss Louisville 1940

Lynne and her father LaMont during the 1940’s.

Submitted by Lynne Cunningham

In 1940 the Front-page news of the Journal was a contest for little tots and young ladies. Imagine the atmosphere of this era when the specter of Pearl Harbor and WWII was looming large before the… Read more

Book signing set for Nov. 7 at library

Morrison

From press reports

Professor “KC” Morrison,  Head of Department of Political Science and Public Administration at Mississippi State University, has realeased a new biography about one of tbe state’s most influential  Civil Rights Leaders.

This book is dedicated to the … Read more

Eiland Middle featured in fiction novel

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By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

Eiland Middle School is proud to announce its recent selection of having its school name used in a fictional novel.

The name of the school was used in the fictional novel “Kid Owner,” … Read more

Nanih Waiya wins slugfest over Noxapater in Cross Creek Rivalry

Courtesy Photos from Mike Robertson
Noxapater quarterback, James Stalcup (15) hands the ball to Vonta Woods (4).

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

The Cross Creek rivalry surely didn’t disappoint.

In a game full of big plays and momentum swings, visiting Nanih Waiya was able to counter every time Noxapater made it’s move to take control or … Read more