Category: News

News of the Past – 09/23/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – September 24, 1915 This edition was not available for review. 75 Years Ago – September 20,…

7th Annual HarvestFest set for Dean Park Oct. 3

The Friends of Dean Park, Inc. announces its 7th Annual HarvestFest, which will be held Saturday, October 3, 2015, 12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. at Dean Park (Center Ridge Community), 3850 Hwy 15 South, Louisville, MS. $1.00 Donation requested of…

Hunger Action Month benefits area food pantry

From press reports WoodmenLife Chapter 373 of Ackerman is stepping up in support of Hunger Action Month, and the organization’s National Community Focus to fight hunger, by raising money online for Broken Wings Food Pantry. The pantry is run by…

Correction/Clarification – 09/23/15

In the September 16 opinion article “Discussing the flag, future, and ‘big’ tiny feet” by Hanna McCain. She should have clarified that in Winston County, concerned individuals requested the flag be removed not the NAACP. She identified the NAACP as…

Lady Wildcats split pair of region softball contests

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal After opening region play with a tough 6-5 loss to homestanding Kosciusko last Tuesday, the Lady Wildcats of Louisville bounced back to beat visiting Caledonia 13-9 in slow-pitch softball action on Thursday. This week…

Obituaries – 09/23/15

Pauline Dempsey Pauline Dempsey, 70, passed away on Saturday, September 12, 2015, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Monday, September 14, 2015, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were…

Legals – 09/23/15

******* IN THE CHANCERY COURT OF WINSTON COUNTY, MISSISSIPPI IN THE MATTER OF THE ESTATE OF MATTIE SUE GREEN, DECEASED CAUSE NO. 2015-174 NOTICE TO CREDITORS Letters Of Administration, having been granted the undersigned on the Estate of Mattie Sue…