Category: News

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 01/06/2016

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Mitchell sworn in as Circuit Court judge

From staff reports George M. Mitchell Jr. of Eupora was sworn in as the junior circuit court judge for the 5th Circuit Court District on Friday. Gov. Phil Bryant appointed Mitchell on Dec. 18 to fill the unexpired term that…

Winston County Relay for Life kickoff set

Organizers are pleased to announce that the first 2016 Winston County Relay For Life meeting will be help on Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at 5:30 at Fresh Market Grill (formally Luigi’s). For individuals thinking of registering a team you can do…

Librarian’s Report presented to supervisors

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Library staff presented the Winston County Board of Supervisors its Librarians Report during the December 21 supervisor meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse. The report presented information for the…

Fighting cancer

Cancer is no walk in the park yet research has shown that moderate exercise for 3 hours per week, such as walking, reduces cancer risk by 30-40 percent.

Christmas at the Chamber

Thursday, December 17, 2015 The Winston County Economic Development Partnership office held a Christmas luncheon with attendees welcomed by  

Good visit

Seniors attending an event at Lake Tiak O’Khata took time out to visit the Big Red Fire Museum.

Merchants ready

During the holiday season, The Winston County Chamber of Commerce provided chances for everyone to register to win $500 “Louisville Dollars.” Chances to register to win the $500

Ole Miss takes sweet win over Oklahoma State

From school reports NEW ORLEANS — How sweet it was. No. 12 Ole Miss dominated No. 16 Oklahoma State, 48-20, in the 82nd annual Allstate Sugar Bowl Saturday night in front of a sellout crowd at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome.