Sports Schedules – 05/13/15

WED, MAY 13
Prep Tennis
TBA — State Championships at Ridgeland Tennis Center
Junior College Softball
TBA  — NJCAA Division II Softball National Championship at Traceway Park in Clinton (East Central, Miss. Gulf Coast entered)… Read more

Memories of our County – 05/13/15

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

Stockings
Even the name is passé. No one ever says the word ‘stockings’ anymore. That is unless they are talking about the white hair coloring on a horse’s legs.  … Read more

It’s Elementary – 05/13/15

Jennie Caperton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home.

We’re winding down the school year at Fair Elementary! The students have several fun activities planned for the remainder of the year. The TAG … Read more

News of the Past – 05/13/15

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 12, 1915

FRONT PAGE: Present Marshal J. O. Tabor was defeated by 9 votes … Read more

Juneteenth Day History Celebration set for June 6, 2015

From press reports

Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas. … Read more