Category: News

This is National Fishing and Boating Week

By James L. Cummins Special to the Plaindealer National Fishing and Boating Week is began on Monday and runs through Sunday. This is the perfect time to celebrate Mississippi’s bountiful fisheries and other aquatic resources, as well as relax. Let’s…

News of the Past – 06/10/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – June 11, 1915 LOUISVILLE: The ladies of the Methodist Church will give an ice cream supper…

Editorial Roundup – 06/10/15

Summer reading Summer is a wonderful break for students and their families, a time to unwind, sleep in, take a trip or two, but it can also turn into a brain-wasting period if parents aren’t careful. Teachers talk all the…

LFD to sponsor Kids Fire Academy

On June 22-26 Louisville Fire Department will be starting back up with our annual Fire Academy for Kids camp. We will only have enough room for 35 kids from ages 6- 12. Registration forms can be picked up at City…

Obituaries – 06/10/15

Miss Bessie Willie Cole May 30, 2015 Funeral services for Miss Bessie Willie Cole, 106, were held at Morning Star Baptist Church in Jackson on June 5, 2015 at 12 noon. Burial at Mount Vernon in Noxapater. Miss Cole was…

Legals – 06/10/15

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Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 06/03/15

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

Red Cross teaming up with Fire Departments to save lives

From staff and press reports Home fires are the greatest disaster threat to American families. National statistics show seven people die every day from home fires; a fire-related injury is reported every 40 minutes. To help reduce injuries and save…

Juneteenth Day set for June 6

From press reports This year the Voters League will honor the memory of Claudell Weaver, the founder of the Juneteenth Day Celebration in Louisville with the annual event on June 6. It was during her presidency that Juneteenth was started…