Letter to the editor – Rambling with Arlene

Praise the Lord everyone.  What a mighty God we serve.  How worthy he is of all our praise.  If you are a Christian, everything about our lives and existence is wrapped up in God.  Why wouldn’t we want to worship … Read more

Common Core’s strange bedfellows

Editorial by Tim Kalich
Greenwood Commonwealth

Common Core, the national education standards that Mississippi and 44 other states adopted, has been misunderstood and mischaracterized by both the right and the left.
The right, led by the tea party faction of … Read more

Obituary – Matthew Wayne “Matt” Henry

Matthew Wayne “Matt” Henry, 52, passed away suddenly on Wednesday, April 16, 2014. He was born in Long Beach, Mississippi to John K. Henry and Joy Coleman Henry on May 28, 1961. Matt loved to read and had a passion … Read more

Memories of our county – My first perm

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

Just the exorbitant price of a haircut brings back so many memories. My Daddy used to cut hair on Sunday mornings. We had Sunday services at Liberty Baptist church … Read more

Lady Wildcats sweep pair from Kemper County

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

The Louisville High School Lady Wildcats swept a pair of region fast-pitch softball games from Kemper County High School on Tuesday.
LHS won the opener 21-1, then took the second game 19-4. Louisville … Read more