Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Everett Miles

Mr. Alvin Everett Miles, 80, died Sunday, October 11, 2015, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, October 13th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Larry Haggard officiating. Interment was in Shiloh…

Winston Patriots lose hard fought battle

BY Wendell Womack Braces, band-aids, and bruises did not stop the battered Patriots from giving it their all-last Friday night at Columbus, where Winston lost to the Heritage Patriots in a district game, 24-19. Coming into the game with several…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 10/07/15

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

9th Annual Chamber Golf Scramble Oct. 13

From press & staff reports The Winston County Chamber of Commerce and Main Street invites all industry and community leaders to a day if idea swapping, networking, great food, fun, and competition to participate in the 9th Annual Winston County…

Supervisors hear update on hospital

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors received an update regarding the hospital construction from it’s CEO, as well as discussed a Solid Waste bill from the City of Louisville during it’s October 5…

Group donates to continuing recovery efforts

From staff reports Even after a year and a half after an EF-4 tornado did major damage to Winston County, people from all over the state and country are still lending a helping hand. The WinstonStrong organization was proud to…

Winston Patriots lose to Hartfield

By Wendell Womack Winston Homecoming Queen, Hayden Hudspeth and her court brought beauty and charm to the fans on the first cool Friday night of football. But while the “Beauty” was there for the fans, the “Beast” was there for…

Master Gardeners at their best

Submitted by Brenda Keen On Friday, September 25, work began to beautify the Nanih Waiya Park. Brenda Keen, owner of Visual Concepts Landscaping, headed the design and plant selection for the park. Brenda, also a Master Gardener, along with Master Gardeners…

Learning trip

Mrs. Judy Sanders’ 7th grade world history class recently toured the Institute of Egyptian Art at the University of Memphis. The students observed 5,000 yr-old