Category: News

Letters to the Editor – 09/30/15

Flag thoughts I am a son of God, resurrected spirit being, that is housed in a body of black descent that was born into this realm in the State of Mississippi in the early 1940’s. I am writing this letter…

Three County Governor’s Job Fair set for Oct. 29

From press reports Ackerman, MS —Choctaw, Montgomery, and Webster Counties in Mississippi will host a Governor’s Job Fair at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman MS, announced Adam Todd, director of the Governor’s Job Fair Network. The job fair…

Granny’s Brunswick Stew and Fall Desserts from Brock

I would love to share my late grandmother’s stew recipe with you this week…One of my very beloved recipes originated from my late grandmother (my daddy’s mother, Zane Eaves Rogers) who was probably one of the finest cooks in the…

Memories of Our County – 09/30/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. Sunday Clothes The first thing we did when we came home from school  or anywhere was to change our clothes. We had clothes that we wore to school and…

ECCC to offer Computer, Home Maintenance Classes in Louisville

ECCC in Decatur will offer Basic Computers-Microsoft Excel and Home Maintenance and Repair classes at the Louisville Career Advancement Center during October and November. Registration for Basic Computers-Microsoft Excel continues through Wednesday, Oct. 7. Classes begin Oct. 8 and will…

Bull & Barrels fundraiser slated for Oct. 31

From Staff Reports A Bull and Barrels event will be Oct. 31 at the Louisville Coliseum. This is a fundraiser for Colton Mewbourn of Ackerman, who will compete in Miniature Bucking Bulls during the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas…

Children Health and Safety Fair set for Oct. 6

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Louisville/Winston County Excel by 5 program and Winston Medical Center have partnered together to sponsor the Children’s Health and Safety Fair on Tuesday, October 6 at the Winston Medical Center in Louisville…

Nanih Waiya Community Park set for Oct. 10

From press reports Nanih Waiya Community Park will host its Annual Fall Festival 5k Run/Walk on October 10, 2015 from 9 am – 3 pm at 9185 Highway 490, Louisville. As part of the event a grand opening celebration of…

Calendar of Events – 09/30/15

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,…

State takes key road win over Auburn; Brown honored

From combined reports Mississippi State (3-1, 1-1 SEC) downed No. 25 Auburn (2-2, 0-2) 17-9 on Saturday night, defeating the Tigers on their home field for the first time in the Dan Mullen era. “It feels good,” Mullen said. “We’re…