Category: News

Sheriff request board examine implementing ‘byob’ ordinance

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

After receiving numerous complaints about a continuous late night party atmosphere at a leased commercial building, Winston County Sheriff Jason Pugh requested that the board examining passing an ordinance to curb such establishments.… Read more

Rotary Book Buddies reach out to students

Rotarian and banker Bruce Lee reads to students at Fair Elementary prior to the holidays.

From press reports

Whether it was, “A Cat in the Hat” by Dr. Seuss or “Miss Spider’s Tea Party,” Book Buddies from the Rotary Club of Louisville have a great time reading a book to local school children.

Prior to … Read more

Wildcat signs with Hinds

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Former Louisville High School standout offensive lineman Orinthial Walker has signed to play football at Hinds Community College. The 6-foot-6, 275-pounder is expected to enroll at HCC this spring.… Read more

Don’t whine over a couple losses, wake up and smell the success

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One day can’t ruin a magnificent season, just as five games in a college football season full of games does not diminish the strength of a conference.

Sure, Ole Miss’ 42-3 loss to Texas Christian in the Chick-fil-A Peach Bowl … Read more

Lodge of the year

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Pictured above are members of Estes Lodge 63-A, who were awarded “Lodge of the Year” by the MW Stringer Grand Lodge on November 30, 2014.… Read more

New Year’s Homemade Recipes: Warm Dips

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Happy 2015 Everyone!!! I have enjoyed writing my columns for you for almost seven years now, and each year brings innovative and awesome recipes. I look forward to more great columns and more great recipes this upcoming year. And I … Read more

Rep. Hood discusses upcoming session

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By District 35 Rep. Joey Hood

I would like to thank you for the honor and privilege of serving as your state representative in the Mississippi House of Representatives. It has been the experience of a lifetime working for and … Read more

Winston Academy lands Junior Graham as new head football coach

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By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Winston Academy’s past history of football success didn’t deter Junior Graham in the slightest when it came time to accept the position as the proud program’s head football coach. In fact, it served … Read more

News of the Past – 01/07/2015

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – January 8, 1915

LOUISVILLE: On the sick list are Mrs. Mary Price, who has been … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 01/07/2015

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Praise the Lord everyone.  Tis the season to be jolly.  Christmas is a time of the year for dreams to come true.  It’s a time for family and friends to get together and spend time catching up.  … Read more