Winston County residents can give boxes of hope


Winston County families, churches and groups are not waiting until Thanksgiving Day to express gratitude. Instead, this week they are giving back by lovingly packing gifts of joy for children around the world living in extreme poverty or affected by … Read more

Stewart sisters hold gathering

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Submitted by Frances Ball

It has become the custom for the Stewart Sisters to meet each year. This year they met in October at the home of Delaine Woodruff.

Beginning on Friday evening, a delightful dinner was enjoyed. Joining the … Read more

Red Hills Seniors hold annual Thanksgiving luncheon

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By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Red Hills Senior Citizens held its annual Thanksgiving Luncheon on November 10 at the Winston County Extension Office at 11 a.m.

The annual event brings member together to celebrate in the blessings … Read more

Locals attend state convention

Ouida Donald and Dean Watkins pictured with Cemper Scott, past president and Dana Stringer, newly elected president of Mississippi Republican Women, for the upcoming year.

Ouida Donald and Dean Watkins represented Winston County Republican Women at the Mississippi Republican State Convention in Jackson recently.  This was an opportunity to network with other Republican women throughout the State.  … Read more


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Jeannette Thrash, President of Xi Chapter, Delta Kappa Gamma, presented the Red Rosé Award to Mary Margaret “M” Smith.  … Read more

News of the Past – 11/18/15

100 Years Ago – November 12, 1915

LOUISVILLE: The Louisville High School football team will play the French Camp team at the fairgrounds here on Thanksgiving day. Mr. and Mrs. J. A. Clark are keeping house in the Yarbrough cottage … Read more