Editorial Roundup

Hot-car deaths: Err on mercy’s side Grenada attorney Carlos Moore has a habit of overplaying the race card when representing his clients. He charges racism so often that after a while it’s easy to dismiss his knee-jerk allegations. It’s difficult,…

Believe there is good in the world

Submitted Jesus said THREE times, “If you love me, feed my sheep.” John 21 Backpacks of Hope is an ecumenical effort to ensure that none of our kids go hungry in Winston County. Last school year, dedicated people from First…

The Family Center to host an event

The Family Center Staff are looking forward to serving you in the 2016-2017 school year. We are off to a GREAT START! Our first special event will be our “Attendance Workshop,” which will be held on September 8 at the…

Jail Docket

Editor’s note: Unless otherwise noted or not applicable, defendants listed in this report have only been charged with the offenses listed and have not been convicted in court. The information contained herein is derived from public records. Persons are innocent…

Sups approve fire-grading district in county

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors approved the creation of the Betheden Fire Grading District during its August 15 meeting held at the Winston County Courthouse. The board held a public hearing during…

Calendar of Events

Revival Hopewell United Methodist Church Revival will be held on Sunday, August 28th at 6 p.m. and Monday, August 29 through Wednesday, August 31st at 7 p.m. nightly. The guest speaker will be Rev. Rochell Ashford Minor from Liberty United…