Category: News

January Dinner Recipes: Brock’s Picks!

Many years ago, I lost a substantial amount of weight. Keeping it off is incredibly difficult. But I have successfully kept a large percent of that weight off, and I am proud that I will never allow myself to become…

News of the Past – 01/06/2016

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago –January 7, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Mr. O. S. Hull, of Noxapater, brother of Sheriff Hull, has been named…

Letters to the Editor – 01/06/2016

A Sad, But True Story The other day I visited a neighbor. The neighbor lives off of Highway 395, Noxapater. I decided to travel Elijah Graham Road West to get to Highway 395. As I traveled around a curve nearing…

Aldermen review 911 with county EMA

From staff reports The Louisville Board of Aldermen discussed the E911 agreement between the city and Winston County, as well as accepting bids for the plywood project during its December 8, 2015 recessed meeting held at City Hall. Mayor Will…

Calendar of Events – 01/06/2016

New Dean Park Hours The Dean Park Commissioners have set new hours for opening and closing of the park with the change of seasons.  The park will now be open from 7:30 AM until 6:30 PM, effective as of November 3,…

WA Honor roll

Winston Academy Honor Roll 3rd Six Weeks 2015-2016 1ST Grade – Good Conduct: Sydnee Addkison, Layla Cefalu, Wesley Duvall, Sally Ann Harris, Sara Love James, Graison McDill, Rylee Mills, Lakin Ware,

Sports Schedules – 01/06/2016

WED, JAN. 6 College Basketball 7:30 p.m. — Texas A&M at MSU THURSDAY, JAN. 7 Prep Basketball East Webster Classic (4 p.m. —

Obituary – Mrs. Beverlye Smith Wood

Mrs. Beverlye Smith Wood, 64, died Wednesday, December 30, 2015, in Kemper County. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 2nd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment was in Whitehall United Methodist Cemetery.…

Obituaries – 01/06/2016

Mr. Lawrence Dailey December 26, 2015 Funeral services for Mr. Lawrence Dailey, 88, were held at Center Ridge M.B. Church in Louisville on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 12 p.m. Rev. J. Rayford officiated.

Obituary – Mrs. Ann Ming Smith

Mrs. Anne Ming Smith, 85, died Wednesday, December 30, 2015, in Kemper County. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 2nd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment was in Whitehall United Methodist Cemetery.…