Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Bob Duran

Robert “Bob” Duran, 78, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at his residence in Noxapater, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 11 a.m. on Friday, October 16, 2015, at Noxapater Baptist Church with Rev. Ed … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Marshall Beck

Marshall Columbus Beck died peacefully at his home, October 14, 2015. He was surrounded by those he loved. After 87 years of great joys and some rough roads, he is at rest.… Read more

Obituary – Mr. Billy Pritchett

Billy Joe Pritchett, 74, passed away on Saturday, October 3, 2015, at Choctaw Nursing Center in Ackerman, Mississippi. Funeral services were at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, October 6, 2015, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Jimmy Dempsey … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Roma Goodin

Roma Ree Goodin, 76, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, at Baptist Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Visitation was Thursday, October 15, 2015, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in … Read more

Legals – 10/21/2015

Clemency Application Notice
My current, legal name is Sylinna Haynes. On the date of 5/7/2001, I was convicted under the name Sylinna McCarter in Winston County, Mississippi, for the crime of Aggravated Assault. I am intending to apply for Executive … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Joanie Tingle

Joanie Smith Tingle, 35, passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2015, in Leake County, Mississippi. Visitation was Friday, October 9, 2015, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Doris “Dodie” Thompson

Doris B. “Dodie” Thompson, 90, passed away on Friday, October 9, 2015 at Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody in Dunwoody, Georgia. Graveside services and interment were at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at Memorial Park Cemetery with Trey Woodruff … Read more

Operation Christmas Child 2015 upcoming

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

As the holiday season rapidly approaches, Operation Christmas Child is gearing up for another year of providing poverty-stricken children with love and hope.… Read more

Fall festival & park opening a huge success

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By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park hosted its 3rd Annual Fall Festival and Swamptown 5k Run/Walk this past Saturday, October 10. This year’s festival was also the grand opening celebration of the … Read more