News from the Past – 10/29/2014

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

100 Years Ago – October 30, 1914
LOUISVILLE: A small blaze at the Schryver Lumber Co. in south town last … Read more

Sports Schedules – 10/29/2014

Prep Football
7 p.m. — East Webster at Eupora
Women’s College Soccer
6 p.m. — Mississippi State at South Carolina

Prep Football… Read more

WinstonStrong to host Halloween Festival

WinstonStrong and friends of Dean Park will be hosting a Halloween Festival from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., Friday, October 31 at Dean Park.

Cost of Admission will be one (non-perishable) canned food item. All canned food items collected will … Read more

“Mississippi by Storm” to replay on MPB TV

Documentary Chronicles Recovery from April 2014 Tornados

April 28, 2014, a series of tornadoes hit Mississippi ravaging the lives of many including Randy Hodges.  Like many, his family lost their home that day.  Mississippi Public Broadcasting’s (MPB) original documentary “Mississippi … Read more

Let’s Be Neighbors – 10/29/2014

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Winston Garden Club met on the 3rd Tuesday with Johnna Williamson and Crissy Hooks, hostesses. The meeting room at Lake Tiak O’Khata was given a Fall look with pumpkins filled with … Read more

#20million October: A Day to Remember Family and Friends

Twenty million people have died from smoking-related illnesses since 1964, when the first U.S. Surgeon General’s report on smoking and health was released. Of those 20 million that died, 2.5 million died from exposure to secondhand smoke. Tobacco use is … Read more

Time for Upward evaluations

The Louisville Upward Basketball registration is in the final days, with the mandatory player evaluations on Monday, November 3, and Tuesday November 4.

Children that have not pre-registered will be allowed to register either night without a late fee.… Read more