Rep. Hood gives weekly legislative update

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By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood

This week, House members raced against the clock to meet Wednesday’s deadline for original floor action on Appropriation and Revenue bills originating in the House, and Thursday’s deadline of reconsideration on Appropriation and Revenue … Read more

Johnson earns DYW title

Courtney Elayne Prisock, Gina Paige Johnson, Kodi Anne Yocham, and Cassi Taylor Pearson

From staff reports

Gina Paige Johnson, a junior at Winston Academy, is the newest Winston County Distinguished Young Woman.

Johnson earned the title March 1 as the … Read more

Racks going up

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The racks for the Lil’ Blessing sale at First Baptist are going up this week.

Lil’ Blessing sale at … Read more

Birthday bash ends in death


By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

Taqee Mullins’ life ended 23 years to the day after he was born. Mullins died from a stab wound during his … Read more

It’s Elementary

Brandy Blanton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

Thank you to Dr. Richard and Patricia Hewitt (grandparents of Ella Marie and Wyatt Long) for their generous donation for computers for education.

Thank … Read more

Calendar of events

Church to host revival March 5

Elder Ronnie L. Paige and the members of the Ebenezer Church of God in Christ, announces and invites all people to … Read more

WMC Relay Team to host Disney event

From press reports

Winston Medical Center is selling tickets for a Disney Character Dining that will take place at Market Café on April 22, 2014 for $15.00.  If you would like to purchase… Read more