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

Let’s Be Neighbors – 03/30/2016

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

Green Thumb Garden Club of Winston Nursing Home met in the Activity Room for their March meeting. Mary Rose Moore, member of Winston Garden Club opened the meeting with a … Read more

Legals – 03/30/2016

NOTICE OF SUBSTITUTE TRUSTEE’ S SALE STATE OF MISSISSIPPI COUNTY OF WINSTON WHEREAS, default has occurred in the performance of the covenants, terms and conditions of a Deed of Trust dated February 18, 2010, executed by DAVID MASS, PAULA … Read more

County’s unemployment rate at 8.5 percent


From press report

Winston County’s unemployment rate dropped in January, based on figures provided by the Mississippi Department of Employment Security.

January’s unemployment rate was 8.5 percent, down from December’s 9.6 percent. The jobless rate was 10.1 percent in January … Read more