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 – February 13, 1914

LOUISVILLE: Messrs. E. W. Reed and G. Watson made a trip to Memphis … Read more

Locals among HEADWAE Honorees

From press reports


Sophomore Lindsey McCool and math instructor Robin Fulton, both of Louisville, were recently selected to represent East Central Community … Read more

LHS defensive backs sign with C-L

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Louisville High School defensive backs Lakendrick Vaughn and Darius Dora won’t necessarily be amongst strangers when they arrive on the campus of Copiah-Lincoln Community College this … Read more

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 2/5/14

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print … Read more

State Club helps others

Kay Ward of Louisville, President of the Official Mississippi Womens Club, presented a check for new books for their program to Dr. Tina Atkins, Director of the Magnolia Speech School.

The Official Mississippi Women’s Club held their January 2014 meeting at the Magnolia Speech School in Jackson.

The Magnolia Speech School was established … Read more

Louisville football history comes to life

The 2013 state Championship banner is displayed at the gathering of athletes and coaches.

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


What began as an idea by Louisville Superintendent Ken McMullan to celebrate the coaches and athletes who led Louisville HIgh School to eight MHSAA state football championships, quickly evolved … Read more