Category: News

Obituary – Mr. John Jackson

John Wilborn Jackson, 78, passed away on October 28, 2015 at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo, MS. He was retired from Bell South Telephone Company and also from Mississippi State University Telecommunications Department. Mr. Jackson was a member of … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Larry Thompson

Huntersville, NC

Larry Eugene Thompson, 81, passed away on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, at his residence in Huntersville, North Carolina. A memorial service was held at 6 p.m. on Friday, November 6, 2015, in the Nowell Massey Funeral Home Chapel … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Melvin Thomas Burnham, Sr

Mr. Melvin Thomas Burnham, Sr., 88, died Monday, October 25, 2015, at Choctaw Residential Center in Philadelphia, MS. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Thursday, October 29th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Terrell Mayo officiating. Interment was … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Sonny Mathews

Mr. Horace Durward Mathews, III, 50, better known as Sonny to his family and friends, died Tuesday, October 27, 2015, at his home in Louisville, MS. Graveside services were held at 1:00 P.M. on Friday, October 30th, at New Hope … Read more

Obituaries – 11/04/15

Clovis Joseph Norris
Oct. 29, 2015
Services for Clovis Joseph Norris, 98, of Kosciusko were Oct. 31, 2015, at Coleman Funeral Home in Ackerman with the Rev. Larry Norris officiating. Burial was in Beulah Cemetery near Weir.
He was born … Read more

Legals – 11/04/15

IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI
COX BAY, LTD: PLAINTIFF
VS.
TOMMY CHARLES COLEMAN, WHOSE ADDRESS IS UNKNOWN AFTER DILIGENT SEARCH AND INQUIRY AND HEIRS OF ROBERTA GLENN WHOSE NAMES AND ADDRESSES ARE UNKNOW AFTER DILIGENT SEARCH AND … Read more

Service in a different way: Mississippi Chapter of the Battle of the Bulge awards scholarships

Mississippi Chapter of the Battle of the Bulge scholarship Committee members. Burton Fuller, Mary Ellen Stanley, Mary Fuller, Jane Hunt, James Hunt, Joan Rhett, Sarah Naugher, and Fred Wicker. Not present: Dr. Robert Gilbert.

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

Six Mississippi students will have $1,000 in help with college expenses after receiving a newly created scholarship.

Members and associate members of the Mississippi Chapter of the Veterans of the Battle of the … Read more

Group examines Winston County residents finances

Concerned citizens receive information about working families in Winston County and Mississippi

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

With the economics of the country in their current situation, finances can be one of the most troubling items we as Americans have to consider on a daily basis. With bills to pay … Read more