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 15, 1914

LOUISVILLE: Mr. M. W. Whatley and little nieces Lucile Wilson and Dora Lee … Read more

Memories of our county

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Noxapater Creek is a small creek that extends from around Highway 25 south of Louisville down to the Pearl River in Neshoba County, MS. It crosses Yarbrough Carter Road, … Read more

Let’s hear it for the budget in a marriage

We all know the old saying “failing to prepare is preparing to fail”, and while it might sound like a cliché, it is grounded in fact. Planning does not guarantee success, but it will increase your chances.
The same can … Read more

State approves $17 million in disaster relief

Lawmakers in a special session May 8 quickly approved $17 million in state disaster assistance after April 28 deadly tornadoes.
Gov. Phil Bryant called lawmakers into special session at 1 p.m. Thursday, and the measure had passed unanimously by 4 … Read more