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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 – July 25, 1913

The first run of the ice plant made by the Woodward Bros. plant … Read more

Showalter is ready for the show ‘The Winner Is’

By RUTHIE ROBISON

Lifestyles Editor: Greenwood Commonwealth

 

Entertaining has always been a part of Amy Showalter’s life.

From the time she was 3 years old, Showalter would prance around from house to house in her Louisville neighborhood, knock on … Read more

Two Central Mississippi officers arrested

JACKSON — Two correctional officers and a 65-year-old mother visiting her son have been arrested in separate Mississippi Department of Corrections’ investigations since Sunday.

Ciarra Harley and Patricia Bennett-Armstrong, both Jackson residents and employees at Central Mississippi Correctional Facility (CMCF) … Read more

LMSD election set after law changes

By Anna Katharine Baskin

The Winston County Journal

 

2013 will be the first year that the Louisville Municipal School District will hold its trustee election in November.

The beginning qualifying date for the District 1 trustee post will be … Read more

ECCC offers Truckdriving Program

Earn your CDL by letting us bring the training to you at our Decatur, Louisville, and Philadelphia locations.  To be eligible, you must be at least eighteen years old for an Intrastate License; twenty-one years old for an Interstate License; … Read more

BSF Career Education workshop held

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Congratulations to a recent group of participants for completing the Building Strong Families (BSF) Career Education workshop. The class was held last month on the campus of East Central Community College (ECCC) in Louisville, MS. The career workshops are sponsored … Read more

Winston Medical Center Nursing Home honoree

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Winston Medical Center Nursing Home recently honored Mr. Harvey Carter for the month of June 2013. Mr. Carter has been a resident since 2011. He was born July 1, 1943 and was the son of Mr. John D and Janie … Read more