Category: News

News of the Past – 10/07/15

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 8, 1915

[This edition was not available for review.]

75 Years Ago –October 4, Read more

MS Monument dedication set for Shiloh

Submitted by C.J. Johnson

The State of Miss. Monument will be dedicated at Shiloh National Military Park on Saturday, Oct. 10, at 11 a.m. Mississippi is one of the last of the states that had significant numbers of soldiers to … Read more

Jail Docket – 10/07/2015

September 30, 2015
Mosley, Janalvin, 07/06/1984, B/M, CSO, Hold for Choctaw County for COC Child Support.
Franklin, Brandell, 06/03/1979, B/M, G-15 S. Mitchell, MHP, DUI in the 2nd, No Driver’s License, No Insurance, Speeding.
Johnson, Helen Jean, L-19 Bell, Sale … Read more

Legals – 10/07/15

Clemency Application Notice
My current, legal name is Sylinna Haynes. On the date of 5/7/2001, I was convicted under the name Sylinna McCarter in Winston County, Mississippi, for the crime of Aggravated Assault. I am intending to apply for Executive … Read more

Obituaries – 10/07/15

Mr. William Carl Robinson
September 17, 2015
Funeral services for Mr. William Carl Robinson, 71, were held at Gospel Temple Church of God in Christ in Ackerman on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Ethan Gillespie officiated. Burial … Read more

Governor visits for update on Winston Plywood

Courtesy photo/ David Jarnigan
Morel greets the Governor.

From press and staff reports

Governor Phil Bryant recently visited the future site of the world-class plywood facility Winston Plywood in Louisville on Sept. 25.

Gov. Bryant along with several of his counterparts including Joey Hood of District 35 and … Read more