Gov. Phil Bryant has named Col. Lee Smithson as incoming Executive Director of the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency (MEMA). Current MEMA Executive Director Robert Latham is retiring effective Jan. 31 and Col. Smithson will begin on Feb. 1. He is … Read more
By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal
As the City of Louisville continues making strides in its recovery process following the April 2014 storms, many residents are assisting that process by keeping their tax dollars within the community.
The Mississippi … Read more
From staff reports
The Circuit Court of Winston County completed its November Court calendar with multiple sentences being served.… Read more
Police in Louisville will be conducting extra patrols in the time period surrounding the Christmas and New Years and are encouraging residents from creating a fireworks show.… Read more
By Austin Bishop
Winston County Journal
The Louisville High School girls basketball team opened last week’s play with a 63-55 win over visiting Choctaw County on Tuesday, before falling to West Point 79-57 on Friday.
LHS is off until the … Read more
C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.
100 Years Ago – December 24 , 1915
LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. Lee Blackwood on the 18th, … Read more