Obituary – Mr. Billy R. Ray

Ackerman, MS

Billy R. Ray, 76, a retired factory worker for Hackney and Hardwire, passed away Saturday March 26, 2016 at the Choctaw Regional Medical Center in Ackerman, MS. Mr. Ray was born October 11, 1939 in Choctaw County, MS. … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Syble Coward Kinard

Mrs. Syble Coward Kinard, 95, beloved mother, grandmother, and great grandmother, passed away on Monday, March 21, 2016, in the Winston Medical Facility in Louisville, Mississippi. She was born December 10, 1920 to the late Will A. and Willie Margaret … Read more

Obituary – Ms. Linda Davis Wills

Ackerman, MS

Linda Davis WIlls, 65, a retired certified nursing assistant and caregiver, passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2016 at her residence in Ackerman, MS. Ms. Wills was born December 13, 1950. She was a member of the Chester Baptist … Read more

GCS honor roll

Term 3
1st Grade Headmaster: Marshall Miller, Cade Gregory, Laci Montgomery, Charlie Peeples and Eili Burdine
2nd Grade Headmaster: Brooklyn Prince, Allie Jenkins, Daniel Butler, Sterling Chambers, Ian Pettie and Cooper Randle… Read more

News of the Past – 03/30/2016

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

100 YEARS AGO – March 31, 1916

The Old Fiddlers and the Old Time Singers Contest will be held … Read more