Editorial Roundup – 02/10/2016

How the polls get it wrong
John Kasich, Jeb Bush and Chris Christie may not be out of it yet in the crowded race for the Republican presidential nomination.

Despite the low showings in the public opinion polls for the … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Linn Harry “Mack” McCubbin

Linn Harry “Mack” McCubbin, 70, formerly of Louisville, passed away on Friday, January 29, 2016, at the Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center in Houston, Texas. Graveside services and interment were at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Joe Shepard

Joe Shepard, 91, passed away on Monday, February 1, 2016, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Thursday, February 4, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m. at Nowell Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were held … Read more

Extension Office to host Arbor Day celebration

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal
(article contains exerts from article “Tree planting requires planning, research” by Susan Collins-Smith,
MSU Ag Communications)

With residents of Winston County still recovering from the April 28, 2014 storms, The Winston County Extension … Read more

Smokey the Bear comes out of hibernation

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Submitted by Brenda Keen

Once again, Smokey the Bear has come out of hibernation to visit all the preschool children in Winston County. As Smokey visits the schools, he is concerned first and foremost about teaching fire safety to children. … Read more