Juneteenth is the oldest known celebration commemorating the ending of slavery in the United States. Dating back to 1865, it was on June 19th that Union soldiers, led by Major General Gordon Granger, landed at Galveston, Texas. He brought news … Read more
From press & staff reports
Mayhem in the Magnolia State comes to Louisville Coliseum on Saturday, May 28th at 6:30 p.m. It will be the pro wrestling event of the year for the state of Mississippi.
The wrestling extravaganza began … Read more
The Winston County Master Gardeners Association (WCMGA) invites you to visit our PLANT SALE booth at the RED HILLS FESTIVAL, May 28, 2016, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m…., Columbus Avenue, Louisville, MS. We will have a large variety of plants … Read more
Unhappy with editor
I am not renewing my subscription to the “Winston County Journal” after many years of reading it to keep up with my many friends in Winston County, especially Noxapater area, where I graduated from high school. My … Read more
By Tim Kalich
At U.S. colleges and universities that still call themselves “historically black,” the percentage of students who are black averages about 80 percent.
To call a U.S. public school “historically white,” one would think … Read more
Mr. Cleve “Hap” Anderson
May 21, 2016
Funeral services for Mr. Cleve “Hap” Anderson, 67, were held at Chester Baptist Church near Ackerman, May 24, 2016 at 11 a.m. Rev. Rob Faulk & Roger Miller officiated. Burial at Enon Cemetery … Read more