News of the Past – 03/02/2016

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – February 25, 1916 LOUISVILLE: Mrs. Mattie Townsend, one of Ackerman’s esteemed ladies, visited her son, C.…

Editorial Roundup – 03/02/2016

A presidential apprentice Well, now. Presidential candidate Donald Trump is unhappy with some of his news coverage. But rest easy, because the Republican front-runner knows just what to do about it. He said Friday that if elected, “We’re going to…

Obituary – Mrs. Opal Clark Ricks

Services for Opal Clark Ricks will be held Wednesday, March 2, 2016, at 11 a.m. from Liberty Baptist Church in Noxapater with Rev. Bobby Parrish and Rev. Ed Newman officiating.  Burial will follow in Liberty Cemetery.  Visitation will be held…

Obituaries – 03/02/2016

Mr. George Gage Baxter Funeral services for Mr. George Gage Baxter were held 2 PM Wednesday, February 24, 2016 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Creighton White officiating. Interment was in Stallo Cemetery.