Category: News

News of the Past – 10/21/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – October 22, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Miss Pansy Linch was stricken with appendicitis while at school Monday. … Read more

WA honor roll

Winston Academy Honor Roll 1st Six Weeks 2015-2016
7th grade to 12th grade (Other WA honor rolls appeared in 10-14 edition).

7th grade Headmaster: Jayden Rodgers, Michael Majors, Tanner Carr, Curry Black; 7th grade Honor… Read more

Ducks Unlimited to host annual fundraiser on Nov. 12

From press & staff reports

The Winston County Ducks Unlimited will host their annual banquet on Thursday, November 12 at Lake Tiak O’Khata starting at 6 p.m.

The banquet raises funds to help protect wetlands and habitats for wildlife across … Read more

Memories of Our County – 10/21/2015

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Have you ever considered the word, “Dress”?  I am sure most of you will relate it to an article of clothing that ladies in our society wear daily. … Read more

Grace Christian honor roll

Grace Christian School 1st 9 Weeks Headmaster Honor Roll/Honor Roll

1st Grade
Headmaster Honor Roll: Laci Montgomery, Cade Gregory, Marshall Miller, Eli Burdine. Honor Roll: Charlie Peeples.… Read more

Letters to the Editor – 10/21/2015

Deviant Behavior in Public
What is this all about, males and sometimes even females, going about in public with their clothes part of the way or all the way down around their groin?  What are they trying to say by … Read more

Louisville Fortnightly Club holds meeting


Robert Louis Stevenson wrote this prose: Sing a song of seasons!/Something bright in all!/Flowers in the Summer,/Fires in the Fall.

And we echo Halloween and Harvest. The Louisville Fortnightly Club met October 8 in the VIP Room at Lake … Read more

Chamber and businesses plan events for the season

By Daniel Brunty
The Choctaw Plaindealer

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce is preparing for its busy season as it looks forward to sponsoring a number of events in the upcoming months.

On November 5, the Louisville Shop Owners will … Read more

EMS Honor Roll


Special Distinction
Jermias Goss
Je’Leia Hathorn
Azyriasian Haynes
Chloe Hickman
Jonah Long… Read more

Tip-Off Dinner set for Oct. 29 at East Central CC

From school reports

The East Central Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams will host the first ECCC Basketball Tipoff Dinner on Thursday, Oct. 29, at 7 p.m. in the Gold Room of the Mabry Memorial Cafeteria on the Decatur … Read more