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Calendar of Events – 05/20/15

Winston County Chiefs Registration May 30
The Winston County Chiefs will be excepting registration for their 2015 Fall Football Teams. Ages for players are 6-12. Each player enrolling will need to fill out an application, provide a copy of child … Read more

Correction – 05/20/15

Editor’s note: In the May 13 edition in the Native son named to Ole Miss’ School of Education Alumni Hall of Fame article, the coach identified should have been listed as coach Robert Elzie Hinze who later became Superintendent of … Read more

Boobam on the dam: At the Noxubee Refuge

By Tom Gregory

Some years ago as the wife and I were on the way to be spooks in a “haunted house” the subject of the bamboo at the old house came up in the conservation. Try as she could, … Read more

News of the Past – 05/20/15

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

100 Years Ago – May 19, 1915
This edition was not available for review.

75 Years Ago – May Read more

UM inducts three into School of Education Hall of Fame

Kukendall, Reynolds and Smith honored for leadership, service in public education

By Andrew Mark Abernathy

OXFORD, Miss. – Three University of Mississippi alumni were admitted into the inaugural class of the UM School of Education’s Hall of Fame.

The inductees … Read more

It’s Elementary – 05/20/15

Jennie Caperton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

We’ve arrived at the last week of school! It’s a fun filled week for the students at Fair Elementary. On Monday, the students who … Read more

Louisville Fortnightly Club holds monthly meeting

Submitted

The Louisville Fortnightly Club met for the year ending meeting May 7 in the Lake Tiak-O’Khata room. Mrs. J. E. Calloway and Mrs. T.L. Kirkpatrick, hostesses, greeted members and guests and assisted in seating everyone. Cheerful potted zinnias centered … Read more

Obituaries – 05/20/15

Willie Roger Grant
Funeral services for Mr. Willie Roger Grant, 78, were held at 11 a.m., May 13 at Pilgrim Rest MB Church in Louisville. Rev. James Cutts officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Mr. Grant was a laborer … Read more