Category: News

Semi- annual Fire Hydrant Maintenance starting August 10

From press reports The City of Louisville Fire Department will begin its semi-annual fire hydrant maintenance from August 10, 2015 through September 11, 2015. Hydrant maintenance will be for the most part conducted between the hours of 7:00 am to…

At the polls

The Winston County Journal recently took a poll to see who readers thought would win in the August 4 Primaries.

EMCC standout running back ready to lay the Law down this season

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal SCOOBA — The D.J. Law East Mississippi Community College football fans see take the field at Sullivan-Windham Stadium this season, is not the same one that showed up on the Scooba campus last summer.…

Area high school sophomore attends Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar

From press reports HOBY State Leadership Seminars provide youth with unique leadership training to equip them with the tools they need to make a positive change in their home, school, and community. Allayna Lovorn, a resident of Louisville, Mississippi, recently…

Library interns

Chiquita Carter (left) completed 120 hours of volunteer work at  the Winston County Library during the month of July.  Ms. Carter is completing in intenrship in Library Media at the University of West Alabama.

A First Lady (of Mississippi) and Remembrances

Submitted by Lynne Cunningham Being well known to many of us as the governor’s wife, Elise Winter has served the public in ways other than being First Lady of the Governor’s Mansion when her husband, the Honorable William Winter, was…

Dr. Martha Ruth Flake Fulcher named Nurse Leader of the Year- Prairie Council

From press reports Dr. Martha Ruth Flake Fulcher of Louisville, Mississippi, was recently elected Nurse Leader of the Year representing the Prairie Council of the Mississippi Organization of Nurse Executives (MONE). She received this peer elected award and recognition during…

Bane earns bronze

After qualifying in the State Games of Mississippi earlier this summer by earning a silver medal, Braxton Bane traveled to Lincoln,

MDA visit

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce and Winston County Economic Development District Partnership under the direction of Linda Skelton, Chamber Director and economic development director Gerald Mills recently welcomed several staff from the Mississippi Development Authority for a tour of…

MCC grads

Winston Medical Center welcomes their newest healthcare provider, Jennifer Palmer, Nurse Practioner to the Winston Medical Clinics.