News

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

Did any of you readers see John Eaves of Jackson on Rock Center
recently? Did you recognize him as being the grandson of the late
Bonnie Kate and O. T. Lovorn? John was being interviewed about a huge
settlement he … Read more

Traipsin’ Round Town by Lynne Cunningham

Short month that it is, February, the month of Valentine Love and
Presidents’ birthdays (George Washington and Abraham Lincoln)
ushered in two local notables birthdays, Joyce Frazier Kirkpatrick
and Noneine Frazier Keene. This year marked a special milestone for
Noneine … Read more

Students learn about recycling

From press and
staff reports

Two science classes at Eiland Middle School discovered going through
garbage is anything but trashy.

As part of the lessons on resources, local artist Katrina Estes Hill
showed students how to repurpose and reuse objects … Read more

Relay for Life countdown continues

From staff and press reports Relay For Life of Winston County will be here in 100 days. Why is that significant? Because the American Cancer Society, the official sponsor of birthdays, celebrates a huge milestone this year. On May 22, … Read more

Coalition holds Shopping Matters Tours

From press reports Coalition for a Healthy Winston County teaches area shoppers how to make real changes to their food shopping habits, to benefit both their health and their wallets. On February 25 and February 27, Coalition for a Healthy … Read more

Tickets are on sale for Chamber Banquet

From staff reports The 56th Annual Winston County Partnership/Chamber of Commerce Banquet will be held on Thursday, March 7 at 6 PM at Lake Tiak- O’Khata in the Pine Ridge Lodge. Tickets are available for this fun filled event. Tickets … Read more

Community cleans up vandalism at WA

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal Glass was removed, carpets cleaned, and much more accomplished by hundreds of volunteers at Winston Academy after a recent break-in and vandalism. Students at Winston Academy on Tuesday, February 19 were greeted with … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors by Carolyn Mills

This column will be short this week because this writer has broken her glasses and it is difficult to read the computer. A trip to the eye doctor determined that two mature cataracts need to be removed before new glasses … Read more

Calendar of Events

Watch meeting Feb. 21 Highpoint/New Zion Neighborhood Watch meeting to be held on Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 7:00 pm at the Highpoint Fire Department. There will be a guest speaker representing the Crimestoppers. For further information call 662-773-9577. Marriage … Read more