News

Visitors research family history at library

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The Winston County Library helps boost the local economy in many ways.  These two lovely ladies traveled 700 miles to do family research at the library.  First cousins Sue Tim (left) from Moline, IL and Donna Welty from Davenport, IA … Read more

Visiting ECCC

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Madelyn Peterson (center) of Winston Academy and Lauren Peterson (right), a product of Forest High School, were among area students who attended orientation/registration activities earlier this summer at East Central Community College in Decatur. The two cousins are shown receiving … 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 – July 18, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Garrigues, a fine boy on … Read more

Obituaries

Mrs. Agnes Boggan Blaine

Funeral services for Mrs. Agnes Boggan Blaine, 99, were held on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 11:00 am at South Union Methodist Church Arbor near Ackerman, MS. Reverend George Buell, Reverend Ed Saunders, and Reverend Bryan … Read more

Chamber and businesses to host Third Thursday

From staff and press reports

 

Every month on the Third Thursday of the month, the downtown Louisville businesses throws a party and this July 18 one will be special with the businesses and Winston County Chamber hosting a Sip … Read more

Board of Supervisors discuss road work and LMSD Election

By Anna Katharine Baskin

The Winston County Journal

 

The Winston County Board of Supervisors met on Monday, July 15 with elections and roadwork topping the discussions.

Mr. David Goss then made a presentation regarding roadwork in District 4. Mr. … Read more

NAACP to host Back to School Rally

From press reports

 

On Saturday, July 20, 2013, the Winston County Branch of the NAACP will hold its annual Back-to-School Rally at Dean Park in the Center Ridge Community from 5 to 7 p.m.

Every summer for the past … Read more

Stewart Gully annual Reunion held with good attendance

Submitted

 

The Stewart and Gully families met and celebrated the July 4th activities. This gathering has been happening for several years now, and it increases each year. Family members from Texas and Clinton, MS start moving in several days … Read more