News

Winston Strong working in the community

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From press and staff reports

With the April 28 tornado came much destruction, yet Winston County aimed to be strong and with that in mind local leaders took action to setup a long term relief fund.
The fund was immediately … Read more

Republican primary heads to run off June 24

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

With the unofficial results from all 12 precincts in Winston County from the June 3 Primary Election, residents choose in the most heated race long-serving Thad Cochran over challenger Chris McDaniel. These results … Read more

MDS one of many on-hand lending a helping hand

MDS at work

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

The Mennonite Disaster Service is busy working in Winston County and working well with the Winston Strong volunteers committee.
The Mennonite Disaster Service (MDS) and Winston Strong Committee have partnered to repair and … Read more

Farmer’s Market to kickoff June 19

From press reports

The Winston County Farmer’s Market Committee is proud to announce the opening of the Winston County Farmer’s Market on June 19 with a Kick-Off Jamboree, located at the soccer fields on Ball Drive. Future markets will be … Read more

Sacred Heart helpers ready for the future

Theresa Bridges, Larry Veazey, and Paula Fulton

By Maureen Smith
Mississippi Catholic

Louisville — Since the Catholic Diocese of Jackson does not have enough priests to staff every parish and mission full time with an ordained pastor of its own, the church has called on lay members … Read more

April Meeting of the DAR held

Susan Clark speaks to the group.

From press reports

The Nanih Waiya Chapter of the DAR met Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Market Café. Hostesses for the luncheon were Janis Tabor, Susan Clark, and Margaret Taylor.
Regent Paula Fulton called the meeting to order. The President … Read more

WA awards ceremony held

Some of the WA students recognized at the awards ceremony.

From press reports

On May 5, 2014 Winston Academy held their Academy Awards ceremony.
Headmaster Fareell Rigby welcomed everyone attending.
D.K. Boydstun, Student Body President led the Invocation.

The Winston Academy faculty awarded the students based on … Read more

Love selected Pre-Teen Mississippi Scholarship

Alexandria Love

From press reports

Alexandria Love the daughter of Tiffany Jackson of Louisville has been selected as a finalist in the Pre-Teen Mississippi Scholarship and Recognition Program to be held July 19-20 at the Clarion Inn & Summit Center in Tupelo, … Read more