Let’s Be Neighbors – 11/26/14

Carolyn Mills provides a weekly view from the community.

Happy Thanksgiving to everyone reading this column. It just doesn’t seem possible that this holiday is this week. All the Christmas decorations, up already, seem to take away from Thanksgiving which … Read more

Check it out – 11/26/14

Check It Out At The Winston County Library!


The following FICTION BOOKS are now available for checkout at the library:… Read more

Louisville Fortnightly Club holds monthly meeting


The Louisville Fortnightly Club met Thursday, November 13th, at the Market Café with Mrs. Dewitt Crawford, Mrs. Bob McLeod and Mrs. Belle Forster hostesses. The long luncheon table was centered with a grapevine cornucopia filled with autumn foliage surrounded … Read more

Sports schedules – 11/26/14

College Volleyball
7 p.m. — Texas A&M at Mississippi State

Men’s College Basketball
TBA — Ole Miss vs. Creighton in Niceville,, Fla.
8:30 p.m. — Mississippi State vs. St. Louis at Corpus Christi Coastal … Read more

News of the Past – 11/26/14

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 27, 1914

LOUISVILLE: Mrs. Wm. Sanford of Ackerman was the pleasant guest of Mrs. W. … Read more

MACJC All-Star Football Classic set for Dec. 4

From special reports

The Mississippi Association of Community and Junior Colleges (MACJC) All-Star Football Classic will feature a slight alteration for the second straight year. The 41st edition of the event returns to the Northeast Mississippi Community College campus in … Read more

Calendar of Events – 11/26/14

REPM to host Christmas program
REPM will host a Christmas program at 11 a.m., December 4 at Lake Tiak O Khata.
Class Reunion planned
Joint Class Reunion July 17-18, 2015. We are looking for NOXAPATER HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES from 1974, … Read more

Letters to the Editor – 11/26/14


Response to Midterm letter
I am writing in response to November 12′s Letter to the Editor titled “2014 Midterm Elections”. While your credentials are quite impressive, I feel like your article was based more upon your personal opinion rather … Read more

Memories of our County – 11/26/14

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.


To give someone a tenth of your income back to God seems a little over generous to some.  I have heard folks say, “I just can’t afford to … Read more