Category: News

Blue4MrsLou organization seeking to bring awareness

The Blue4MrsLou is a non-profit organization that is bringing awareness concerning colon cancer along with other types of cancer. This organization was developed in the honor of the lovable Mrs. Lucile Harris Metts. Mrs. Metts fought the battle of colon…

Homemade: Chicken Spaghetti, Cookies, and Cake

This week, you are in store for some really superb home-cooked recipes straight from my files! I enjoy good home-cooked meals, and in my spare time, I make an effort to test recipes to get them perfect in flavor, consistency…

Representative Hood gives an update on latest on House

The House was a different place this week. By Friday of last week, 218 bills remained on the calendar as the March 3 deadline loomed. But on Monday, business resumed as usual, and House members addressed 90 bills on its…

Obituary – Mr. Jack R. Cannon

Jack R. Cannon died Tuesday, March 1, 2016. He was born on November 15, 1940 to the late Earl Jack and Mildred Nadine Cannon and raised in Yazoo City, Mississippi. Jack graduated from Mississippi State University with a BS Degree…

Obituary – Mrs. Vickie Lou McCleer

Mrs. Vickie Lou McCleer, 64, died Saturday, March 5, 2016, at the Winston County Nursing Home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 4:00 P.M. on Tuesday, March 8th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment…

Obituary – Mrs. Sarah Irene Matson

Sarah Irene Matson, 90, passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2016, at Neshoba General Hospital in Philadelphia, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 12 noon on Saturday, March 5, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Byron Howell…

Obituary – Mrs. Seretia Ann Nowell

Mrs. Seretia Ann Nowell, 73, died Saturday, February 27, 2016, at her home in Noxapater, MS. Funeral services were held at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, March 2nd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Antoine Stokes and Rev. Timmy Flake officiating.…

Obituaries – 03/09/2016

Mrs. Carol Burks Stokes Carol Burks Stokes, 65, passed away on Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at her residence in Louisville, Mississippi. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, March 7, 2016, in the Nowell Massey Funeral…

Legals – 03/09/2016

SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’S SALE NOTICE WHEREAS, on or about the 1st day of July, 1999, Judith W. Lyon executed and delivered a certain Deed of Trust unto W.P. Mitchell, Trustee, The Peoples Bank and Trust Company, beneficiary, to secure an indebtedness…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 03/02/2016

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…