Category: News

Calendar of Events – 06/10/15

La Leche League to meet La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of each month from 1-2 p.m. at the County Extension Building. La Leche League offers mother-to-mother support, leaders accredited by La Leche League International,…

‘A delectable afternoon’ (An NPR Commentary)

by Brock Rogers A couple years ago, as I was working on my master’s degree at Mississippi State, I was encouraged to enter a writing contest, and I chose to write about my late grandmother’s egg custard pies. I had…

Eiland Middle School Honor Roll

2nd Semester Honor Students Special Distinction Clinton Dooley Aaliyah Dorsey Kristian Hopkins Jalen Ingram Katie Lucas Trey McMullan Keon Smith Distinction Brianna Boyd Tyler Burnham May Clay Ethan Dailey Tiauna Dora Flor Espino Janie Espino Seth Griffin Jordan Harris Billy…

Registration underway for July term at ECCC

East Central Community College in Decatur is offering several day and evening courses during its July Term and registration is currently underway. This four-week summer term begins July 1 and ends July 29. Courses are being offered on the Decatur…

Sheriff’s Department to host handgun training class

From staff reports Winston County Journal Sheriff Jason Pugh is gearing up for another NRA handgun class to be held from 8 a.m. until 5 p.m., Saturday, June 20 at the Winston County Annex Building. The cost of the class is…

This is National Fishing and Boating Week

By James L. Cummins Special to the Plaindealer National Fishing and Boating Week is began on Monday and runs through Sunday. This is the perfect time to celebrate Mississippi’s bountiful fisheries and other aquatic resources, as well as relax. Let’s…

News of the Past – 06/10/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – June 11, 1915 LOUISVILLE: The ladies of the Methodist Church will give an ice cream supper…

Editorial Roundup – 06/10/15

Summer reading Summer is a wonderful break for students and their families, a time to unwind, sleep in, take a trip or two, but it can also turn into a brain-wasting period if parents aren’t careful. Teachers talk all the…

LFD to sponsor Kids Fire Academy

On June 22-26 Louisville Fire Department will be starting back up with our annual Fire Academy for Kids camp. We will only have enough room for 35 kids from ages 6- 12. Registration forms can be picked up at City…