Candidates prepare for Aug. 25 runoff

From staff reports

With only 6,313 of the 12,907 registered voters returning to the polls the August 4 Primary election was successful.

Robert Gray Democratic candidate for Governor carried Winston County with 52% of the vote with Vicki Slater trailing … Read more

Supervisors discuss hospital, roads and more

From staff reports

The Winston County Board of Supervisors met on August 3 at the Winston County Courthouse.

Paul Black from Winston Medical Center gave an update on the hospital and nursing home. “We had the Winston County Nursing Home … Read more

Rally Alley event set for Thursday

Angel Mary and the Tennessee Werewolves

From staff and press reports

The Rally in Sturgis has come rumbling back for another year.

Bikers from near and far will make the ride to Sturgis this weekend, August 14-16, for The Rally 2015.

Hundreds of motorcycle riders will … Read more

A First Lady and Her Dog


Submitted by Lynne Cunningham

The day Elise Winter’s portrait was unveiled at the old Capitol as a former First Lady marked the presence of a nation wide political figure visiting Jackson—- that of Newt Gingrich. He had come for a … Read more

There be dragons


Dragons have invaded the Winston County Library. Louisville native Sam Clark, son of Joe and Susan Clark, has his ceramic dragons, coffee trolls, cups, bowls and jars on display at the library through the month of August.   To learn more … Read more