News

GED course available

The Coalition for a Healthy Winston County solicits your support in identifying persons who have an interest in obtaining a GED. The participants are invited to a meeting on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, 4:00pm, at the MSU Extension Service Office, Read more

Hisaw-Hanson

William Clinton (Clint) Hanson and Anna Beth Hisaw

Marion and Susan Hisaw would like to announce the engagement and approaching marriage of the daughter Anna Beth Hisaw to William Clinton (Clint) Hanson of Columbus, MS Clint is the son of Mrs. Kathy Fowler Hanson of Columbus, MS and … Read more

Winston Academy Honor Roll

WINSTON ACADEMY HONOR ROLL & GOOD CONDUCT

6TH SIX WEEKS

1ST GRADE MITCHELL

HONOR ROLL A.J. Drury Joe Wylie Duett Anna Rose Eaves Taylor Hamilton Emily Majors Layton Nowell Kaylee Rogers Brent Ware Landon Wray Ayla Wylie

Jonah Sims GOOD … Read more

Farmers’ Market preparing for a busy summer

From press reports

 

The Winston County Farmers Market kick off date is June 13, 2013 from 4pm to 6pm. The market is located at the Louisville Coliseum, 201 Ivy Ave. Louisville, MS.

Local farmers’ markets provide less-processed, flavorful produce … Read more

3rd annual Wildcat basketball camp held at LHS

By Daniel Brunty

The Winston County Journal

 

After last year’s successful showing, the basketball coaches at LHS held their 3rd Annual Wildcat Basketball Camp from May 27-31 on campus.

The camp featured boy and girl athletes entering 1st through … Read more

Schwebel-Jayroe

Mr. and Mrs. George and Nancy Schwebel, Jr. of Philadelphia, MS, announce the engagement and forthcoming marriage of their daughter, Sarah Schwebel of Philadelphia, MS, to Jarrod Jayroe of Philadelphia, MS.

The bride elect is the granddaughter of Mr. George … 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 – June 6, 1913

FRONT PAGE HEADLINE: By a vote of 133 to 17 the taxpayers of … Read more

Emmerich Newspapers acquires Kosciusko Star-Herald

From press reports

 

Emmerich Newspapers has acquired the The Star-Herald in Kosciusko, Mississippi from Community Newspaper Holdings, Inc. Dirks, Van Essen & Murray, a newspaper merger and acquisition firm in Santa Fe, New Mexico, represented CNHI in the transaction.… Read more

Red Hills Festival enjoyed by all

The annual carnival is a big draw during the festival.

From press and staff reports

 

It was a gorgeous Memorial Day weekend as Winston County residents took part in the 33rd Annual Red Hills Festival in downtown Louisville this past Friday and Saturday.

The weather could not have been … Read more