News

News of the Past – 9/17/2014

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

100 Years Ago – September 18, 1914
Louisville High School opened Monday, with first class day attendance at 379 … Read more

Calendar of Events – 9/17/2014

Summer Revival Sept. 17-19
Pastor James L. Headd and the Antioch M..B. Church family on Loakfoma Rd. invites the public to their summer revival to be held September 17- 19. Rev. Ivory McDaniel of Bethel M.B. Church will be the … Read more

Thoughts on marriage: We are a team

From Ethen Gillespie

The concept of “team first” in team sports is the tried and tested formula for consistent winning and that same way of thinking can mean the difference between success and failure in marriage relationships.

We have all … Read more

Sports Schedules – 9/17/2014

THURSDAY, SEPT. 18
Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — Kemper at Winston Academy
5:30 p.m. — Louisville at French Camp
6 p.m. — Philadelphia at East Webster
6:30 p.m. — Sebastopol at Noxapater
6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Calhoun City

Junior … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 9/17/2014

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

The United Methodist Churches united in a County-wide revival, September 7-10. Services were held on Sunday night at 1st Church with a pot-luck meal followed by a worship and praise … Read more

Letters to the editor – 9/17/2014

Ramblin’ with Arlene

Praise the Lord everyone.   I greet  you in the precious name of Jesus.  I must apologize once again for missing the paper the last couple of weeks.  I appreciate every phone call checking on us.  Devon has … Read more

September is National Preparedness Month

ATLANTA – September is National Preparedness Month, and the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) encourages everyone to make disaster preparedness a priority.

“National Preparedness Month reminds us that we all need to be ready for disasters and emergencies,” said FEMA … Read more

Memories of our County

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

Tenant Farming

It was not an uncommon sight in the fall of the year to see folks in wagons traveling down country roads with all their worldly goods on … Read more