Fleming completes degree at Army War College

Carlisle Barracks, Pa. – Karen Gardner Fleming was awarded the Master’s Degree of Strategies Studies by the United States Army War College in Carlisle Pa., June 6, 2014, in a formal ceremony with Vice Chief of Staff of the Army … Read more

News of the Past

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

100 Years Ago – June 12, 1914

LOUISVILLE: Jonas Young’s horse fell into a 30 foot well on last Friday … Read more

Calendar of events

West Kemper Class of 1973 to host conference

The West Kemper Class of 1973 will host a conference call on August 12 for all who are interested in… Read more

Memories of our county – Wash Day Memories

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

I run my washer nearly every day. It is so little trouble to put on a load of wash and then dry them. It takes around an hour and … Read more

Locals plan to make tornado documentary

From press and staff reports

Landon McMinn, a local filmaker, and Andy Childress, a local web cartoonist, aim to create a documentary about the April 28 tornado.
McMinn had the idea of making a documentary where tornado victims could tell … Read more

Gully makes President’s List at Northwest

Samuel Gully of Noxapater was among the list of distinguished Northwest Mississippi Community College students to be recognized for making the President’s List for their academic work during the Spring 2014 semester.
Those students completing 12 or more semester hours … Read more