News of the past

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.

100 Years Ago – March 27, 1914

LOUISVILLE: Louisville will soon have the water turned on and everybody can get … Read more

Community looks forward to Red Hills Fest

By Gwen Sisson

Great food…funnel cakes…craft vendors…cars…entertainment…more cars….what’s not to love about the Red Hills Festival set for May 24-25 in downtown Louisville.

Louisville Mayor Will Hill said over … Read more

Obituary – John A. Griffith

Rev. John A. Griffith, 84, passed away on Monday, March 17, 2014, at the University of Mississippi Medical Center in Jackson, Mississippi. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, March 20, 2014, at … Read more

Wesley UMC celebration in April

By Gwen Sisson

Wesley United Methodist Church has learned that a church is more than a building this year, but they are excited to have a brand new “home.”

But church members are very … Read more

Winston takes wild league win over Tri-County

By Austin Bishop
The Winston County Journal

Cory Burns has seen a few crazy things happen in baseball games over the years, but as a whole the Winston Academy head coach says nothing tops the game his Patriots played against … Read more