Park donation


The Tot Spot in Nanih Waiya donated $500 in the name of Jack Young to the Nanih Waiya Community Park.  The money came from a fund raiser held by the students at the Tot Spot.  Pictured presenting the check to … Read more

Travelers pay county visit


By Hanna McCain


North Carolina cyclists passed through downtown Louisville on their bicycles recently.  Sydney Williams and Havely Carsky just simply stated that they just wanted to see the country as their reason for biking from Maine to New … Read more

Town and Country Garden Club hold November meeting

The Town & Country Garden Club places a beautiful Christmas Tree in the Winston County Library every year.  This year’s tree features seed packets, cardinals, miniature clay flower pots and burlap ribbons.  These club members help decorate the tree at the library: (l-r) Teresa Ellis, Noneine Keene, Frances Pierce, Debby Moody, Sandra Culwell (club president) and Brenda Jowers.

Submitted by Debbie Moody


The Town and Country Garden Club met November 21, 2013 in the home of Mrs. Marie Shaw. Teresa Ellis served as co-hostess. Eleven members and two guests were present for the meeting.

The meeting was … Read more

Book signing and open house


Robert St. John (left) and Wyatt Waters signing copies of their new book, An Italian Palate.  Over 100 people attended the book signing and Open House at the library on a cold and rainy Sunday afternoon, Dec. 8th.  At the … Read more

Pearson battles injury for Rodeo National Finals

By Neal Reid


ProRodeo contestants drive the long miles and deal with the stress of battling for every dollar in hopes of reaching the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in December.

For some, the dream never comes true, and they’re … Read more

LHS Student Council


The Louisville High School Student Council collected donations from the LHS student body, faculty , and staff to benefit the Community Thanksgiving Luncheon hosted by Mrs. Aline Haynes.  Da’Sha Harrington, student body president, is shown presenting a $75.00 check to … Read more

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 – December 13, 1913

On November 27, the pupils of Noxubee Hills entertained their parents and friends … Read more

Heads up ‘Cats get hands up in key situation

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


After 120 plays, the MHSAA Class 3A State Championship Game came down to one two-point conversion. And nobody was more ready for that moment than Louisville senior defensive tackle Malik Slaughter.

“When … Read more

Calendar of Events

AARP to meet Dec. 11

Winston County area AARP Chapter #2859 will have their December 11 meeting at Mt Sinai M. B. Church at 11 A.M. Members are asked to bring a covered dish and a $5 gift to be … Read more