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Obituaries – 10/07/15

Mr. William Carl Robinson September 17, 2015 Funeral services for Mr. William Carl Robinson, 71, were held at Gospel Temple Church of God in Christ in Ackerman on Saturday, September 26, 2015 at 11 a.m. Rev. Ethan Gillespie officiated. Burial…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 09/30/15

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Governor visits for update on Winston Plywood

From press and staff reports Governor Phil Bryant recently visited the future site of the world-class plywood facility Winston Plywood in Louisville on Sept. 25. Gov. Bryant along with several of his counterparts including Joey Hood of District 35 and…

‘Wings over Winston’ a success

From press & staff reports It was fun for all as The Louisville/Winston County Airport Board held its “Wings over Winston” event this past Saturday at 11:30 a.m. This year’s event was a huge success as a record crowd of…

Accident claims life of Winston resident

From press reports Mississippi Highway Patrol investigated a fatal crash in Winston County on MS HWY 25 at the intersection of Poplar Flat Road. Monday afternoon, Sept. 28 around 3:10pm. A grey 2014 Jeep Grand Cherokee driven by 18 year…

Residents to vote on Initiative 42 on Nov. 3

From press & staff reports The Winston County Circuit Clerks Office recently received the sample ballots for the 2015 General Election to be held on Tuesday, November 3. Statewide races that will be held on that day range from the Governor’s…

No. 1 Co-Lin holds off homestanding East Central in classic

From combined reports A furious second half comeback by the East Central Community College Warriors fell short as the No. 1 ranked Copiah-Lincoln Wolfpack escaped Bailey Stadium on the Decatur campus last Thursday with a hard-fought 31-28 Mississippi Association of…

Tigers overcome sluggish start to roll past Sebastopol, 37-13

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal Lessons are fine, as long as you learn from them. That’s the mindset Noxapater head coach Casey Orr has following his team’s 37-13 win over Sebastopol Friday night. The Tigers improved to 4-2 overall…