News

Number of Voter IDs issued tops 1,000

From press reports

The number of Mississippi Voter ID cards issued has reached 1,011.
“Our research shows only 0.8% of Mississippians lack acceptable photo ID.  Our Agency and the Circuit Clerks have been diligently working to reach these voters to … Read more

Aldermen discuss debris removal options

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville Board of Alderman held a special meeting on May 13 to discuss the topic of the removal of debris left by the April 28 storms and tornadoes.
The meeting began with … Read more

Winston hosts first-ever ag recovery meeting

From press reports

Dozens of farmers and landowners on Thursday took part in a first-of-its-kind meeting following a disaster in Mississippi.
The Mississippi State University Extension Service organized the three-hour event at the request of Winston County Emergency Management Director … Read more

Weather radio event set for May 21

From press reports

The Winston County Emergency Management Agency in conjunction with Charlie McCool’s Walgreens, WCBI TV, the Jackson Office of the National Weather Service, and Midland Corporation will be hosting a weather radio programing event on Wednesday, May 21.… Read more

It’s elementary

Brandy Blanton
Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

Fair Elementary would like to say a huge “THANK YOU” to all of those individuals and businesses who donated items for our students and their … Read more

News of the Past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago
May 22, 1914

FRONT PAGE: After a prosperous session of nine months, the best in the history … Read more

Law enforcement set scavenging rules

The City of Louisville and Winston County Law Enforcement are in agreement concerning the removal of debris from the road right of way. There has been some confusion concerning the right to scavenge salvageable material after it … Read more

Calendar of Events

Highpoint Neighborhood Watch to meet

The Highpoint Neighborhood Watch will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 22 at the Highpoint Fire Department.

Ford School Reunion to be held

Ford School Reunion will be held… Read more