Category: News

Editorial Roundup – 02/10/2016

How the polls get it wrong John Kasich, Jeb Bush and Chris Christie may not be out of it yet in the crowded race for the Republican presidential nomination. Despite the low showings in the public opinion polls for the…

Obituary – Mr. Linn Harry “Mack” McCubbin

Linn Harry “Mack” McCubbin, 70, formerly of Louisville, passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016, at the Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center in Houston, Texas. Graveside services and interment were at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at…

Obituary – Mr. Joe Shepard

Joe Shepard, 91, passed away on Monday, February 1, 2016, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Thursday, February 4, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were held…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 02/03/2016

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

Extension Office to host Arbor Day celebration

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal (article contains exerts from article “Tree planting requires planning, research” by Susan Collins-Smith,
MSU Ag Communications) With residents of Winston County still recovering from the April 28, 2014 storms, The Winston County Extension Office…

Smokey the Bear comes out of hibernation

Submitted by Brenda Keen Once again, Smokey the Bear has come out of hibernation to visit all the preschool children in Winston County. As Smokey visits the schools, he is concerned first and foremost about teaching fire safety to children.…

Calendar of Events – 02/03/2016

AARP tax aide AARP Tax Aide will be providing FREE Income Tax Return Services at the Winston County Library during the Income Tax Season. We will be available on Wednesdays beginning February 3rd, from 9 AM until 2 PM. We…

Play set

“Don’t Take God For Granted” An inspirational play written and produced by

Local WoodmenLife chapter active in community 2015

Submitted WoodmenLife Chapter 102 of Louisville and Kosciusko had a banner year in 2015 and looks to make 2016 even better. The first quarter kicked off in January with the annual Installation of Officers and Family Dinner at Pap’s Place…