Category: News

News of the Past – 12/23/2015

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 24 , 1915

LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Lee Blackwood on the 18th, … Read more

Town & Country Garden Club meets

On December 17, 2015, the Town Country Garden members met in the lovely home of Mrs. Sandra Culwell.

Mrs. Debbie Moody, President, called the meeting to order. She then called on Mrs. Shirley Hawkins to give the Inspiration which was … Read more

Louisville Fortnightly Club holds Dec. 10 meeting


The Louisville Fortnightly Club met Thursday, December 10 at the historic home of Mrs. Michael Cournoyer. Co-hostesses were Mrs. Lex Taylor ad Mrs. Belle Forster. Members were welcomed by a fresh and aromatic pine door wreath. Mrs. Cournoyer invited … Read more

Sports schedules – 12/23/2015

College Basketball
7 p.m. — Northern Colorado at MSU

College Football
1:20 p.m. — Washington vs. USM in Heart of Dallas Bowl… Read more

Letters to the Editor – 12/23/2015

Confederate controversy
The flag controversy has somewhat faded into the background but already, we’re enmeshed in a new argument. New Orleans City Council voting 8-1 to remove monuments and statues relating to confederate leaders and generals.… Read more

Dear Santa – 2015

Dear Santa,
My name is Jessica Nicole Jackson. I want a dream house and baby alive, bath set, bike, DS. We are going to get a box of cookie from the store and milk. We hope you enjoy it.
Thank … Read more

Culinary Arts enjoys visitor

Cheryl Lindsey recently visited the new Culinary Arts program at the Winston-Louisville Career and Technology Center (WLCTC). Her granddaughter, MiKayla Sullivan is enrolled in Culinary Arts I. The Culinary Art’s students were studying how to make stocks, sauces, and soups. … Read more

Give yourself the gift of good health by quiting smoking

This holiday season, give yourself and your loved ones the best gift of all: a healthy you.

When you quit smoking, the health benefits start within 20 minutes of putting down the cigarette, cigar, cigarillo or pipe. According to the … Read more

Jail Docket – 12/23/2015

Clemons, Gregory, 02/22/1995, B/M, A&A Bonding, Circuit, Bench Warrant.

Madison, Joseph, L-16 Gladney, COC – Municipal.… Read more

EMCC students earn GED diplomas, set new goals

COLUMBUS – At the age of 46, Eupora resident Tammy Ranae Miley is ready to begin a new chapter in her life. She was among 18 Launch Pad adult basic education students who received their GED diplomas Tuesday during an … Read more