The Red Hills Festival Car Show came together despite the recent tornado and the change in location. A total of ninety entries showed up at the American Heritage Big Red Fire Museum on May 24, 2014. Many of those people … Read more
From press reports
Plum Creek has awarded two $1,000 scholarships to Winston County high school students. Since 2007, Plum Creek has annually awarded scholarships to exemplary high school seniors who plan to continue their education after graduation. The scholarships recognize … Read more
By Elmetra Patterson
The Center Hill Church of God in Christ located on HWY 15 South in the Center Ridge Community was opened after the disaster in Louisville, MS to provide goods and services to those affected by the disaster … Read more
by Frank Taylor
As Thursday morning approach, Eastern Mississippi Small Farmers Field Day seemed in jeopardy due to rain clouds hovering from above and with an 80 percent chance of precipitation predicted. These odds would cause most organizations to cancel … Read more
From press reports
Louisville Municipal School District School Food Service are setting up to provide thousands of free meals to children in Winston County during the summer break.
LMSD is working through the USDA program to provide free breakfast and … Read more
submitted by C.J. Johnson
This three-day reenactment of the Battle of Brice’s Crossroads and Tupelo/Harrisburg will feature Union and Confederate re-enactors portraying the events surrounding one of Major General Nathan Bedford Forrest’s (CSA) tactical victories.
However, during the … Read more
Honor Students for the 4th Nine Weeks
Special Distinction… Read more
By Alicia Barnes
MSU School of Human Sciences
Mississippi families and communities have real assets in the early child care facilities across the state.
“Early care and education providers help our society function,” said Lydia Bethay, project manager of Mississippi … Read more
Local students named to the Dean’s List for the spring 2014 semester. To qualify for the Dean’s List, the student must be enrolled full-time and have a quality point average of… 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 5, 1914
LOUISVILLE: Miss Marie Berry of Florence is visiting her aunt, Mrs. Howard Fox … Read more