Category: News

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 05/06/15

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Annual Kids and Katfish Rodeo celebrates family, fun and outdoors

The Winston County Journal It was free fishing day in at Legion State Park on Saturday, and nearly 200 young anglers crowded the lake to snag a catfish. The Mississippi Department of Wildlife and Fisheries stocked the big lake at…

Special congressional election upcoming

From Staff Reports Voters in Winston and 21 other counties go the polls Tuesday to fill a vacant seat in Mississippi’s 1st Congressional District. The May 12 election will fill the U.S. House seat vacated after Rep. Alan Nunnelee died…

Countdown to Red Hills Festival

RED HILLS FESTIVAL KickOff Friday, May 22, 7 pm. 10pm. Friday Night Band Carnival From staff reports With beautiful weather hoped for and guaranteed entertainment planned, the 35th Annual Red Hills Festival in downtown Louisville is set for Memorial Day…

Pilot Club hosts ‘Safety Town’ event for children

The Pilot Club of Louisville hosted a very special public service event for Winston County children, ages sixth grade and younger, called “Safety Town.” “It was a beautiful day and a wonderful turnout,” said Pilot club member Darlene Bane. This…

In class

Winston County EMR’S A seventeen week EMR class is well under way with local students from volunteer fire departments of Winston County. Once the students complete this course they will be national registered and able to respond to medical calls…

Event planned

The family of Mrs. Suretta Nunn invites the public to share with them as they recognize a champion.