Obituary – Daranger Scott Beckham

Funeral services for Mr. Daranger Scott Beckham was held at 2 PM Friday, May 16, 2014 from John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. J.W. Jenkins, Rev. John Stephens officiating and… Read more

Remembrance and regrowth

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From staff reports

A community memorial service on Sunday, May 11 at Louisville High School remembered the 10 Winston County residents killed in an April 28 tornado.
Rep. Michael Evans who headed up some parts of the search and rescue … Read more

Winston County needs more volunteers

Submitted by Linda Breazeale, PIO for Winston EMA

Samaritan’s Purse is requesting more volunteers to assist with sawing downed trees and limbs and moving them for county cleanup efforts.
Volunteers should check in at the Samaritan’s Purse tent at the … Read more

Members of ARC delegation pledge help to Winston County

Winston Medical Center CEO Paul Black shows off the modular hospital that will be placed into service May 19 for Winston County until a new hospital is ready. Earl F. Gohl the federal co-chair of the Appalachian Regional Commission, Guy Land of the ARC and Mike Armour of the ARC talk on the ways the ARC can help.

From staff reports

Representatives of the Appalachian Regional Commission visited Winston County Monday, May 12 to observe the damage and pledge their help.
Earl F. Gohl, ARC Federal Co-Chair, explained that over the last 4 years ARC had invested over … Read more