News of the Past

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

100 Years Ago – June 20, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Hudson, a fine boy on … Read more

Education notes

Area residents make the Dean’s List at MUW

The following Mississippi University for Women students were recognized on the Dean’s List for the spring 2013 semester.

Chelsie Burns, a resident of Louisville, MS.

Kayla Dewberry , a resident of Louisville, … Read more

Sheriff’s office to host handgun safety class

From staff and press reports


The Winston County sheriff’s office will host a handgun safety class

for Winston County residents July 27 starting at the Winston County Annex Building at 8 a.m.

The class will consist of about three … Read more

Students with local ties awarded



Ivan M. Reihsmann has been selected by the OUS International Programs in Asia to attend Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan for the 2013-2014 school year. He has been selected to receive one of the Bridging Scholarships for Study … Read more

10 year old winners


Louisville 7,8,9,10 year old All-Stars participated in the Bulldog Bash Warm Up Tournament in Starkville on Saturday. The 8,9 and 10 year old teams won their age brackets.  The 10 year old All- Stars are pictured.

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Church holds fundraiser event for healthy living

By Daniel Brunty

The Winston County Journal


Calvary Apostolic Church will soon host a program that will focus on the physical health of Winston County residents as well as all of the country.

It is Well Ministry of Calvary … Read more

‘Open carry’ in Courthouse barred

From staff and press reports


With a new gun carry law taking effect July 1, Winston County Sheriff Jason Pugh and Winston County Board of Supervisors barred any guns from being openly carried in the courthouse.

The laws of … Read more


Mr. Clarence William Holliday

Mr. Clarence William Holliday passed away on June 6, 2013. Holliday was 76 years of age and died in the Winston County Medical Center.

Funeral services were held at New Home U.M. Church on Saturday, June … Read more