Category: News

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…

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…

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…

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…

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…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 10/28/15

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

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…

Group examines Winston County residents finances

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…

Preparations for annual Thanksgiving event underway

Abundant Life Outreach Ministry lending a helping hand to those in need From Aline Haynes Plans are in process for the Thanksgiving Luncheon to be held Thanksgiving Day at South Louisville Baptist Church Family Life Center. “As the volunteers and…