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 – April 10, 1914

(Newspaper was unreadable.)

75 Years Ago – April 7, 1939

LOUISVILLE: Mr. and … Read more

Obituary – Kristi LeAires Macon

Funeral services for Kristi LeAires Macon, 25, were held at 11 a.m., April 4 at Mt. Pleasant #1 M.B. Church. Rev. Willie V. Daniels officiated.  Burial followed in Mt. Sinai cemetery.

Ms. Macon was a member of … Read more

Obituary – Mary Jane Latimer

Mary Jane Latimer, 77, of Kenosha, WI, passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 at United Hospital Systems – KMCC with her family by her side. Mary was born on May 8, 1936 in Noxapater, MS to Humphries and Daisy … Read more

Obituary – Mr. Carlos C.H. Miles

Funeral services for Mr. Carlos C.H. Miles were held at 3 PM Tuesday, April 8, 2014 from John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Jerry Lundy and Rev. Don Womble officiating. Interment was in … Read more