Category: News

Obituary – Mrs. Beverlye Smith Wood

Mrs. Beverlye Smith Wood, 64, died Wednesday, December 30, 2015, in Kemper County. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 2nd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment was in Whitehall United Methodist Cemetery.…

Obituaries – 01/06/2016

Mr. Lawrence Dailey December 26, 2015 Funeral services for Mr. Lawrence Dailey, 88, were held at Center Ridge M.B. Church in Louisville on Saturday, January 2, 2016 at 12 p.m. Rev. J. Rayford officiated.

Obituary – Mrs. Ann Ming Smith

Mrs. Anne Ming Smith, 85, died Wednesday, December 30, 2015, in Kemper County. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, January 2nd, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Mike Childs officiating. Interment was in Whitehall United Methodist Cemetery.…

Legals – 01/06/2016

STATE OF MISSISSIPPI, COUNTY OF WINSTON SUBSTITUTED TRUSTEE’S NOTICE OF SALE WHEREAS, on February 5, 2009, Kevin E. Whitehead and Tami H. Whitehead executed a Deed of Trust to Timothy L. Gowan, Trustee for the use and benefit of BankFirst…

Obituary – Mrs. Melinda Killebrew Fuller

Mrs. Melinda Killebrew Fuller, 51, died Friday, January 1, 2016, at Baptist-Golden Triangle Medical Center in Columbus, MS. Funeral services were held at 1:00 P.M. on Monday, January 4th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Lawrence Runnels and Rev. Stacy…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 12/30/15

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MLK parade planned for Jan. 16

From press and staff reports The Winston County Branch of the NAACP will celebrate the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday on Saturday, January 16, 2016. One of the main events for the 2016 celebration is a parade which will…

Group seeks donations for tornado victims in Holly Springs

From staff and press reports Neighbors helping neighbors in need — that’s the message WinstonStrong, Winston County officials and City of Louisville officials wish to deliver. Under the auspice of WinstonStrong, city and county leaders have setup a collection effort…

Winston Plywood and Veener deal with Taylor boosts local economy

From staff reports When the trees start rolling in at Winston Plywood and Veneer, they will be getting a lift from a familiar name. This past week, President & General Manager of Winston Plywood & Veneer Dr. Dick Baldwin signed…