Obituary – Mrs. Lois Cole Barnes

Mrs. Lois Cole Barnes, 94, went to her heavenly home on Tuesday, May 20, 2014.
Throughout her life she possessed a true servant’s heart and was known for loving her God, family, church and friends.
She was preceded in death … Read more

Obituary – Lois Evelyn Sullivan

Lois Evelyn Sullivan, 97 of Crosby, Texas went to be with the Lord on May 18, 2014. Lois was born March 25, 1917 in Noxubee County, Mississippi to William Nicholas Lee and Mary Lilla Lee. She was a

kind, caring … Read more

Obituary – Edith Kennedy

Mrs. Edith Kennedy passed away surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, May 22, 2014, at Baptist Memorial Hospital Golden Triangle in Columbus, Mississippi. Visitation was Saturday, May 24, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home … Read more

The Red Hills Festival set to raise spirits

By Joseph McCain
The Winston County Journal

While most of Winston County is in recovery mode from the April 28 tornado, downtown Louisville will offer every one a break from the worry with the 34th annual Red Hills Festival.
With … Read more

County Tornado Relief seeking more donations

Volunteers working early in the recovery.

From press reports

With 10 citizens’ lives lost, dozens injured and thousands in need of assistance, the organizers of the Winston County Tornado Relief continue to seek donations.
“Our thoughts and sympathy are with all those impacted by this horrific … Read more