Obituaries

Mr. Charles Willie Jackson Funeral services for Mr. Charles Willie Jackson, 87, were held at 2 p.m., September 10 at Oak Grove #2 M.B. Church in Louisville. Rev. Anthony Thames officiated. Burial followed in the Donald Rest cemetery in Philadelphia.…

Editorial Roundup

Voters not happy with either choice   No matter who wins the presidential election in November, chances are the next president will have one of the shortest honeymoons on record. That’s because there is going to be a large portion…

Letters to the editor

Leaving Iraq A few weeks ago Donald Trump the republican nominee for president of the United States declared with boastful pride that President Obama was the founder of ISIS which was music to the ears of his base. Now to…

Calendar of Events

Tree Identification Workshop Sept. 15 There will be a Tree Identification Workshop Thursday, September 15 from 3:30 – 7:30 p.m. at Legion State Park. A light supper will be served at the end of the workshop, therefore you must register…

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 – September 15, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Tom Parkes has opened a lunch stand on South side of Main…

Cole Blakney graduates from renowned Space Camp

Huntsville, AL – Cole Blakney of Collierville, TN, recently attended Space Camp at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA Marshall Space Flight Center’s Official Visitor Center. The weeklong educational program promotes science, technology, engineering and math (STEM), while training…