News

Students create Indian village replicas

From staff reports

 

Fashioning various types of materials into a replica of an early American Indian village provided a number of lessons recently for fourth grade students at Winston Academy.

While learning about American Indians’ history, lifestyle and culture; … Read more

ECCC to host healthfest 2013

Interested in a career in the healthcare field?

If so, attend Healthfest 2013, scheduled Friday, November 8, at East Central Community College in Decatur. Activities are scheduled from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Sutphin Associate Degree Nursing/Child Care … Read more

County awarded federal funds for an emergency program

Winston County has been awarded federal funds under the Emergency Food and Shelter National Board Program.

Winston County has been chosen to receive $9,619 to supplement emergency food and shelter programs in the county.

The selection was made by a … Read more

Lady Warriors fall in South State finals

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

The Lady Warriors of Nanih Waiya came up just three runs short of reaching the MHSAA Class 1A State Championship series, falling to Stringer 8-6 in the deciding third game of their … Read more

Winston DU fundraising banquet set for Nov. 14

From staff reports

 

The Winston County chapter of Ducks Unlimited will hold its Annual Fundraising Banquet on Thursday, Nov. 14, at Lake Tiak-Okhata.

Doors open at 6:00 p.m. and a dinner with all the trimmings, will be served. The … Read more

EMS Honor roll

1st 9wks Honor Roll List for Eiland Middle School

Special Distinction

Clinton Dooley

Amaya Glass

Nyshae Haynes

Alicia Hopkins

Kristian Hopkins

Holland Humphries

Bria Hunt

Tia Hunt

Ericka Jordan

Dejana Prince

Nicolas Triplett

Distinction

Brianna Boyd

Nasir Brown

Marquitta Byrd… Read more

Calendar of Events

Haunted house Oct. 30 and 31

The Raven Rest Asylum. Highpoint Community (Northwest of Louisville) Visiting hours: 10/30 6 p.m. – 10 p.m., Halloween Night 10/31 6p.m.- 11p.m. $5 entry per person (victim)

North from Louisville on HWY 15 to … Read more

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

 

100 Years Ago – October 31, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Lucas harvested a fine girl from the … Read more