Legals – 10/21/2015

Clemency Application Notice
My current, legal name is Sylinna Haynes. On the date of 5/7/2001, I was convicted under the name Sylinna McCarter in Winston County, Mississippi, for the crime of Aggravated Assault. I am intending to apply for Executive … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Doris “Dodie” Thompson

Doris B. “Dodie” Thompson, 90, passed away on Friday, October 9, 2015 at Brighton Gardens of Dunwoody in Dunwoody, Georgia. Graveside services and interment were at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, October 14, 2015, at Memorial Park Cemetery with Trey Woodruff … Read more

Obituary – Mrs. Joanie Tingle

Joanie Smith Tingle, 35, passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2015, in Leake County, Mississippi. Visitation was Friday, October 9, 2015, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. … Read more

Fall festival & park opening a huge success


By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Friends of Nanih Waiya Community Park hosted its 3rd Annual Fall Festival and Swamptown 5k Run/Walk this past Saturday, October 10. This year’s festival was also the grand opening celebration of the … Read more