Junior Deputy Sheriff Academy kicks off

By Daniel Brunty

The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Sheriff’s Department began its first ever Junior Deputy Sheriff Academy this past Monday, June 27 at the South Louisville Baptist Church Family Life Center.

The Junior Deputy Sheriff’s Academy allowed … Read more

Woman with local ties missing in New Orleans

From press and staff reports

Chanda Stevens Smith went missing early Sunday morning in New Orleans, LA. Authorities say that 38 year old Smith was last seen leaving the Sheraton hotel at around 1 a.m. Sunday morning. Smith has not … Read more


Mr. Russell Lewis

June 16, 2016

Funeral services for Mr. Russell Lewis, 88, were held on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at Brushfork M.B. Church at 11 a.m. Burial at Ruth.

Mr. Lewis was born on January 1, 1928, in Louisville … Read more

Letters to the editor

About the Trump remarks

Editor-Publisher Joseph in his Wednesday, June 15, 2016 Editorial suggested the following: “ We Make America Great- Britain again !” Surely the editor writes this tongue-in-cheek piece in order to stimulate the WCJ readers to think … Read more

Editorial Roundup

HB 1523 a waste of focus and money

There was little doubt how a federal judge would rule on a Mississippi law enacted in protest to the U.S. Supreme Court decision last year that legalized gay marriage nationwide.

On Monday, … Read more