News of the Past – 02/10/2016

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago –February 11, 1916
( This edition was not available for review on microfilm .)

75 Years Read more

Honor rolls

Mississippi State University Fall 2015 Graduation/President’s/Dean’s lists
Honor graduates include all bachelor-degree candidates with exceptional scholastic averages and at least half the total required course hours earned at MSU. Their specific levels of recognition and the minimum required averages for … Read more

Obituaries – 02/10/2016

Mrs. Roma Jean Nowell
Funeral services for Mrs. Roma Jean Nowell were held 10 AM Tuesday, February 9, 2016 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John E. Stephens and Rev. Tim Vowell officiating. Interment was in Immanuel Cemetery.… Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Betty Evans

Ackerman, MS

Betty Sue Evans, 77, a retired business owner / homemaker, passed away Saturday February 6, 2016 at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle in Columbus, MS. Ms. Evans was born March 7, 1938 in Choctaw County. She was a member … Read more

Editorial Roundup – 02/10/2016

How the polls get it wrong
John Kasich, Jeb Bush and Chris Christie may not be out of it yet in the crowded race for the Republican presidential nomination.

Despite the low showings in the public opinion polls for the … Read more