The days are shorter, the weather is colder and the time of Santa Claus and shopping, family and friends is quickly approaching. This Christmas, with the national average price of gasoline at its lowest level in five years (according to … Read more
Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.
Christmas at Our House
Christmas was always a time of pure joy at our house. In the early years, we never got much in the way of toys.
I … Read more
The Winston County Journal office will be closed Thursday, December 25 for Christmas Day. We will re-open at 8 a.m., Friday, December 26.… Read more
MONDAY, DEC. 29
TBA — Columbus Christian Holiday Tournament (East Webster entered)
Women’s College Basketball
6 p.m. — Southeastern Louisiana at Ole Miss
7 p.m. — Arkansas-Pine Bluff at … Read more
From press reports
Mississippi Blood Services will be holding a community blood drive in Louisville on Sunday, January 4, from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. The MBS Donor Coach will be at the Walmart in Louisville. All donors will receive … Read more
By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal
The Nanih Waiya girls’ basketball team won all three games they played last week. They moved to 9-5 overall and 1-0 in district play.
Kenley McMullan scored 11 points and Ashley Thames tossed in … 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 – December 25, 1914
(This edition was not available to review.)
75 Years Ago – December … Read more
“The Twelve Days of Christmas” opened the December 11 meeting of the Louisville Fortnightly Club. In her devotional, Mrs. Jerry Webb explained the origin of this famous song. In the 16th century, the church of England made spiritual life difficult … Read more
Winston County Library to host movies
The Winston County Library will be hosting movies for children of all ages. Movie times are as follows: December 29 from 9:30 a.m.- 11:30 a.m., December 30 from 3:30 p.m.- 5:30 p.m., and December … Read more
What Happens In African American Communities Matter!
“Injustice Anywhere, Is a Threat to Justice Everywhere” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
If ever there is to be a faithful progression of trust in our communities, there must first be some … Read more