Category: News

PSC Brandon Presley to hold town hall meeting


From press reports

Northern District Public Service Commissioner Brandon Presley will hold a Town Hall meeting on Thursday, June 4, 2015, at the Noxapater’s park building located at 9994 Kilpatrick Street, Noxapater, MS from 6:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m.

This … Read more

Coburn Family hosts Family Reunion


The Coburn Family hosted its 7th bi-annual family reunion. The descendants of the late Dave and Willie Mae Coburn of Louisville, MS gathered for a weekend filled with love, laughter and fun. … Read more

“Student of Year” for PN

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May 28, 2015

Selected ECCC Practical Nursing ‘Student of the Year’
Lauren Whitehead of Louisville received the Practical Nursing Student of the Year award during the annual East Central Community College Awards Day ceremonies held recently in … Read more

EF-0 tornado confirmed for May 25, 2015 in Winston County

Willie Miller caught this photo during the May storm and reminded him of the April 28, 2014 storms

From press reports

The National Weather Service in Jackson has confirmed that an EF-0 Tornado touched down in Western Winston County on Monday, May 25, 2015 at approximately 11:00 am. The storm path was approximately 25 feet wide and traveled … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 06/03/15

Rambling with Mrs. Arlene
Praise the Lord everyone.  My what an awesome service we had tonight.  God touched my body and now I’m feeling much better.  I’ve been having so much sickness here lately.  I was having trouble with blurred … Read more

Calendar of Events – 06/03/15

La Leche League to meet
La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International, … Read more

News of the Past – 06/03/15

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

100 Years Ago – June 4 , 1915

LOUISVILLE: Those attending the A & M Commencement exercises this week … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 06/03/15

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

This writer has attended four Memorial Services at Methodist churches in Winston County this month, carried lunch to three, but came home from Rural Hill, so did not carry food … Read more

Check it Out – 06/03/15

Check It Out At The Winston County Library! JUNE 2015

The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:
Karen Kingsbury – The Chance
Andrew Gross – One Mile Under
Nicolle Wallace – Madame President
Susan Mallery … Read more

Local student named to Library of Congress Junior Fellows Program

From press reports

Samuel Cole Wood of Starkville, a student at Mississippi State University, has joined 35 other college students from around the country to participate in the 2015 Junior Fellows Summer Intern Program at the Library of Congress in … Read more