Farmers Market’s Buck Day

by Frank Taylor The Winston County Farmers’ Market continues to thrive in supplying families with locally grown fruits and vegetables. They are experiencing an uptick in new and younger customers in 2016. Therefore, today’s market trend should motivate our local…

Board working with MDOT on safer roads

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors discussed implementing a program to assist the county in creating safer roadways during its August 1 meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse. The board met with…

New K-9 officer joins LPD

From staff reports The Louisville Police Department welcomed a new officer to its force – and this officer is smaller than his co-workers but provides a vital role in the community. The LPD welcomed K-9 Officer Hagon, a male 2-year-old…

Obituaries

Mr. Billy Gene Wells July 17, 2016 Funeral services for Mr. Billy Gene Wells, 50, were held on Tuesday, July 26, 2016, at Beck Funeral Home at 1 p.m. Burial at Ebenezer. Mr. Wells was born on March 17, 1966,…

Editorial round up

Will optimism prevail in election? It is typical in most presidential elections that the party in power paints a positive view of the state of the country, while the challenger is negative. One notable exception to this rule was the…