Category: News

Take steps to prevent falls among older adults

By Brittany Jacks
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, MISS. — Preventable falls can lead to catastrophic problems for older adults, so it is important to be proactive.

David Buys, health specialist with the Mississippi University Extension Service and researcher with the … Read more

Battle memory trouble with routines, activity

May is Older Americans Month…

By Bonnie Coblentz
MSU Ag Communications

STARKVILLE, Miss. — Many jokes are made about memory loss and aging, but finding ways to combat this inevitable mental decline is no laughing matter.

Experts say time is … Read more

Pet of week – 05/27/15

Pet of Week photo

Duke is available for adoption at Louisville Animal Control. He is neutered, and his adoption fee is $20.00. Please call the us for more info about Duke. … Read more

ECCC receives $10,000 grant to enhance online learning programs  

The East Central Community College eLearning Education Program has received a $10,000 grant through the Mississippi Virtual Community College Innovative Learning and Design Grant Program designed to enhance the experience and success of students enrolled in online learning courses.

Dr. … Read more

Corrections – 05/27/15

In the May 20 edition , the letter to the editor “Concerns over the county” should have listed E.L. Miles as the Letter to the Editor writer. All Letters to the Editor require a signature and due to a production … Read more

News of the Past – 05/27/15

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

100 Years Ago – May 6, 1915
This edition was not available for review.… Read more

Library has Superhero Theme for Summer Reading Programs

From press reports

Superheroes will rule the day at the Winston County Library this summer. Thanks to many local business sponsors, the library is able to bring many fun and educational programs to children and teens during June.

Children ages … Read more

Supervisors discuss roads, receive CCS update

From staff reports

The Winston County Board of Supervisors met Monday, May 18. They opened with prayer by Larry Duran.

Stephanie Taylor of Community Counseling gave an annual update to the supervisors. Currently, community counseling serves 668 in Winston County … Read more

Southern Supper Casseroles: Brock’s favorites

I love casseroles, and what I have for you to enjoy this week certainly will make you flip. I have provided for you a fantastic chicken casserole recipe, and two recipes that use hamburger meat. … Read more