Category: News

Extension Office to host canning workshop

From staff reports

One of the best things about Mississippi summers is the delicious food provided by fresh garden vegetables. To maintain that goodness, canning allows you to enjoy preserved vegetables year-round.

The Winston County Extension Office will offer residents … Read more

Supervisors discuss upcoming job fair; additional inmates at prison

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors discussed plans for an upcoming job fair to be held as well as the addition of inmates to the local prison during its July 18 meeting held … Read more

Rotary governor visits local club

From staff reports

The Louisville Rotary Club welcomed a special guest in Rotary District 6820 Governor Amanda Fontaine during its July 20 meeting held at 12 noon at Lake Tiak O’Khata.

Fontaine is also the Executive Director of the Mississippi … Read more

Simple Southern Cookies: Brock’s Picks

So I have decided to provide for you three splendid cookie recipes, and they are all sure southern and delicious!

First, homemade Snickerdoodles from a friend of mine here in Louisville. I absolutely love snickerdoodles, and I printed this recipe … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills,

Provides a weekly view from the community.

The funeral of Joy Hines Horton was held at Whitehall UMC on Saturday, July 23, 2016. She was a beloved member of Whitehall for many.years and a former pastor, Rev. David … Read more

News of the Past

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

100 Years Ago – July 28, 1916

LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Cris McCool on the 21st, a fine … Read more

NAACP hosts annual Back to School Rally

From staff reports

Every summer for the past ten years students and families of Winston County have had a chance to get “pumped-up” for school at the NAACP Back-to-School Rally.

The Winston County NAACP in partnership with the Louisville Municipal … Read more

Camp Good News success

The first Camp Good News held last week at Eiland Middle School was a total success with 51 children attending.

There were 10 youth who volunteered to assist during the daily activities with games, crafts, and skill building activities.

Fourteen … Read more