Category: News

Late turnovers cost Lousiville in tight 21-17 loss to Philly

By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal

It’s unusual to see disappointment on the face of veteran Louisville High School head football coach M.C. Miller. But, there was plenty of it Friday night following his team’s 21-17 loss to  strong Philadelphia … Read more

Wedding – McKee/Humphries

Mrs. Meredith Brooke McKee Humphries and 
Mr. Evans Wade Humphries

Meredith Brooke McKee and Evan Wade Humphries were united in marriage at 3:00 in the afternoon on July 19, 2014 at First Baptist Church in Louisville, Mississippi. Reverend Perry Pugh officiated the double ring worship ceremony.… Read more

School letter grades to be released in October

From Press Reports

The Mississippi Department of Education will release school district letter grades for the 2013-14 school year following the Oct. 17 Board of Education meeting in Jackson.

This year’s letter grades are based on Mississippi’s new accountability model, … Read more

Winston County car crash sends one to hospital

From press reports

A serious motor vehicle accident September 11 around 9AM in Winston County on MS Hwy. 25 just south of Huntley Rd sent one to the hospital in the two vehicle accident.… Read more

News of the Past – 9/17/2014

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 18, 1914
Louisville High School opened Monday, with first class day attendance at 379 … Read more

Calendar of Events – 9/17/2014

Summer Revival Sept. 17-19
Pastor James L. Headd and the Antioch M..B. Church family on Loakfoma Rd. invites the public to their summer revival to be held September 17- 19. Rev. Ivory McDaniel of Bethel M.B. Church will be the … Read more

Thoughts on marriage: We are a team

From Ethen Gillespie

The concept of “team first” in team sports is the tried and tested formula for consistent winning and that same way of thinking can mean the difference between success and failure in marriage relationships.

We have all … Read more

Sports Schedules – 9/17/2014

Prep Softball
5:30 p.m. — Kemper at Winston Academy
5:30 p.m. — Louisville at French Camp
6 p.m. — Philadelphia at East Webster
6:30 p.m. — Sebastopol at Noxapater
6:30 p.m. — Eupora at Calhoun City

Junior … Read more

Let’s be Neighbors – 9/17/2014

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

The United Methodist Churches united in a County-wide revival, September 7-10. Services were held on Sunday night at 1st Church with a pot-luck meal followed by a worship and praise … Read more

Letters to the editor – 9/17/2014

Ramblin’ with Arlene

Praise the Lord everyone.   I greet  you in the precious name of Jesus.  I must apologize once again for missing the paper the last couple of weeks.  I appreciate every phone call checking on us.  Devon has … Read more