Police department adds officer

Ty Hardin is welcomed as the newest LPD officer by Louisville Mayor Will Hill as assistant chief Andy Taylor holds the swearing in Bible.

From staff reports


The Louisville Police Department held a swearing in Nov. 7 for its newest officer.

Ty Hardin, 22, joined the LPD ranks recently and was excited to be on the force.

“When I was little I wanted … Read more

Lady Patriots off to strong start to 2013-14 season

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal


Winston Academy girls basketball coach Robin Chastain is looking for big things out of her Lady Patriots this year and so far that’s just what she’s getting.

The Lady Pats were off … 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 – November 21, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. Z. A. Brantley this week moved into their handsome … Read more

JA Angel Tree ready for local ‘angels’

From staff reports


With Christmas less than 35 days away, many children have already commenced to making out their Christmas wish lists.

Some children, however, will have to depend on the generosity of the community to receive the gifts … Read more

Pearson qualifies

Tyler Pearson has qualified for the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, NV. The top 15 in each event compete in December. Tyler is 9th in the world standings in the steer wrestling event. He started rodeoing in the 5th … Read more

Sports schedules


Prep Football

7 p.m. — Lumberton at French Camp

7 p.m. — Louisville at Cleveland East Side

7 p.m. — Eupora at Baldwyn

Prep Basketball

4 p.m. — Grace Christian at Jackson Victors

6 p.m. — Choctaw … Read more