Mr. Harold R. Weaver

Harold R. Weaver, 76, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday, July 21, 2016, at OCH Regional Medical Center in Starkville, Mississippi. Visitation was on Saturday, July 23, 2016, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell Massey…

ICC selects All-American Band for 2016-17

Members of the Itawamba Community College All-American Band for 2016-17 include several area residents. They are Louisville – Adrian Thompson; Philadelphia – Javonis Adams; Kosciusko – Anna Lee Jones; Eupora – Makayla Blakely; The band is a service organization representing…

Editorial Roundup

Trim the bloat in bureaucracy When Mississippi legislative leaders announced recently a comprehensive study of the state’s tax structure and spending, they assigned one committee the task of examining the amount of bureaucracy involved in running state government. It’s an…

Letters to the editor

Suggestion for newspaper As subscriber and reader of the Winston County Journal, we have been impressed with the consistent quality of the WCJ. Besides, the WTJ catches and holds the reader’s interest. Joseph McCain and staff of WCJ gives us…

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…

Winning design

This past school year at Winston Academy, students created a logo to represent themselves in their Survey of Art Class, taught by Mary Snow.  Mary and Johnny Snow pick a winning logo design each year to make into jewelry.  This…