News

Farmer’s Market to kick off June 19

From press reports 

The Winston County Farmer’s Market Committee is proud to announce the opening of the Winston County Farmer’s Market on June 19 with a Kick-Off Jamboree, located at the soccer fields on Ball Drive. Future markets will be … Read more

2014 National Pollinator Week set for June

Jackson, Miss—For the last seven years, the U.S. Senate has unanimously approved and designated a week in June as National Pollinator Week. This year, that week is June 16-22. The United States Department of Agriculture-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) is … Read more

ECCC announces Spring Semester Honor Roll

Students named to the 2014 spring semester honor roll, which includes those selected to the President’s List, Dean’s List and Honorable Mention List, have been announced at East Central Community College in … 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 – June 19, 1914

FRONT PAGE: The Board of Supervisors at the last meeting exchanged a small … Read more

Camp for aspiring sports writers set for July 26

From staff reports

Those interested in learning to write sports for a hobby or profession or how to have their sports photographs published are invited to take part in a sports writing/sports photography camp that will be held at three … Read more

Louisville Community ‘Road to Life 6’ Blood Drive set

Life is a journey fraught with detours and roadblocks like illnesses and injuries. Sometimes they become life-threatening – they turn into more than a bump in the road. Blood donors don’t take these “road hazards” away, they just make navigating … Read more

Mississippi Senators praised for efforts to help sportsmen

U.S. Senators Thad Cochran and Roger Wicker, both avid outdoor enthusiasts and long-time members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, are co-sponsoring bipartisan legislation that bundles an assortment of bills to increase opportunities for hunting, fishing, shooting sports and other forms … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Thanks to Sylvia Clark for getting a list of the First Methodist Church families that lost their homes or had damage during the April 28, 2014 tornado.
Others have promised lists … Read more