Beware of fraudulent tornado charities

From press reports

Jackson, MS—The Secretary of State’s Office encourages Mississippians to be mindful when donating to disaster relief organizations in the wake of the recent storm activity.
“Mississippians are at their best when someone is in need,” says Secretary … Read more

News of the Past

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 8, 1914

LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. W. E. Wood on the ninth, a … Read more

Obituary – Cynthia Spiva-Ware

Funeral services for Cynthia Spiva-Ware, 53, were held at 1 p.m., April 29 at Mt. Pleasant #2 M.B. Church in Noxapater. Rev. Curtis Johnson officiated.  Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Mrs.Cynthia was … Read more

Obituary – Tyler Dwaine Tucker

Tyler Dwaine Tucker, 8, passed away on Monday, April 28, 2014, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Graveside services and interment were held at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, May 4, 2014, in the Whitehall United Methodist Church Cemetery with Rev. … Read more