Category: News

Check it out – 01/13/2016

Check It Out At The Winston County Library! JANUARY 2016 The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library: Vince Flynn – The Survivor

Youth Court hosts a busy 2015

From press reports Winston County Youth Court Judge Hugh Hathorn has released the following statistics for the Winston County Youth Court for calendar year 2015. Winston County Youth Court held a total of 238 hearings in 2015.  144 hearings involved…

Holmes men, women roll past Hinds CC

From school reports GOODMAN — The Holmes Community College Bulldogs finished their sweep of the Hinds Community College Bulldogs here Thursday night with a 79-91 non-division win. With the win, the Bulldogs go to 9-3 on the season. The Holmes…

Letters to the Editor – 01/13/2016

Questions about road I am a product of the Mt. Pleasant/Hathorn Community where my grandparents moved onto Stallo Rd in 1983 and today my mother still reside on the same road. My concern is the condition of the road in…

Louisville offers affordable renters’ insurance

From press and staff reports The City of Louisville is your everyday small Mississippi town — a community where people are a generally friendly, laid back folk, and where everybody knows almost everybody there. With generations of families inhabiting the…

News of the Past – 01/13/2016

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 14, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Though a bit late, we note the arrival of a fine boy…

Obituary – Mr. Ronald Whitehead

Ronald G. Whitehead, 79, died surrounded by his loving family on Sunday, January 10, 2016, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Visitation was Monday, January 11, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville.…

Obituary – Mrs. Johnnie Mae Stevenson

McCool, MS Johnnie Mae Stevenson, 87, a retired plant supervisor at Angelica, passed away Wednesday December 30, 2015 at the Choctaw County Regional Medical Center in Ackerman. MS. Mrs. Stevenson was born July 29, 1928 in Choctaw County. She was…

Obituaries – 01/13/2016

Mrs. Shirley York Ridenour Shirley York Ridenour, 58, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2016, at her residence in Starkville, Mississippi. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Mrs. Ridenour was born November 9, 1957, to Robert Lee…

Legals – 01/13/2016

SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on August 22, 2007, Lucresia Beamon, an unmarried woman, executed a certain deed of trust to J. Douglas Dalrymple, Trustee for the benefit of JTS & Co. which deed of trust is of record…