Winston County cowboys and cowgirls were recognized at the Mid-South Little Britches Rodeo Association Awards Banquet. Participants in the Little Wrangler Division were Kade Hollingsworth and Jaylee Stokes. Jr. Division participants were Tyler Smith, Roper Stoots, Kaitlyn Sanborn, Madison Byrd, … Read more
STARKVILLE, Mississippi, May 10, 2013 – Mary Atkinson Smith, a nurse practitioner in Starkville, MS, recently attended the Nurse in Washington Internship (NIWI) held by the Nursing Organizations Alliance (The Alliance) in Washington, DC, which she attended March 17 – … Read more
John Lipsey (left) of Louisville was among area students who attended orientation/registration activities held Friday, June 21 at East Central Community College in Decatur. Lipsey, a Nanih Waiya High School graduate, is shown receiving assistance in planning his fall class … Read more
Dig Into Reading Summer Program – Magician Dorian LaChance on Tuesday, June 18th. About 120 children attended the program.
MSU Winston County graduates, dean’s/president’s lists
Mississippi State University GRADUATION List for the 2013 spring term for your county.
Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at … Read more
Mrs. Evie (Eva) Beatrice Parker Moody
Funeral services for Mrs. Evie (Eva) Beatrice Parker Moody was held at 2 pm Fri., June 21, 2013 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Leslie Courtney & Rev. David Richardson officiating. Interment was … Read more
From press reports
This Friday, June 28th, from 7:30 – 9:30 a.m., Louisville FUMC will be holding their second “Drive-Thru” prayer event and are encouraging anyone in the community to come drive through the church parking lot with prayer … Read more
From Press Reports
The United Way of North Central Mississippi has launched its first-ever website as part of an ongoing effort to boost the organization’s community visibility and that of the 15 charitable agencies it serves.
The new United … Read more
These area athletes recently attended the annual Lady Warrior Junior High Basketball Camp at East Central Community College in Decatur. Participants and their respective hometowns include (front row, from left) Kamryn Rodriquez and Carlie Kitchings, both of Hickory; Keasja … Read more
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 27, 1913
We have received the first cotton blooms from the following farmers: Dan Williams … Read more