MDOT learning

PICTURED, FROM LEFT:
First row, Layla Kennedy, Hatley Elementary; Kara Burks, Smithville Elementary; and Veronica McAlister, Verona Elementary.
Second row, Denese Barksdale, Choctaw County High School; Kay Heath, Patsy Sprayberry and Robin Wheat, all of Caledonia Elementary.
Third row, Cassie McCool, West Lowndes High School; Nancy Christian, Caledonia Elementary; Marsha Roeland, Nanih Waiya Attendance Center; and Andrea Coleman, Biggersville Elementary.
Back row, Alsyra Ivy, Fifth St. Jr. High School; Heather Henry, New Hope Middle School; Jessie Graham, East Union Attendance Center; and Amanda Seago, Biggersville Elementary.

On Friday, July 17, local teachers attended the Mississippi Department of Transportation’s (MDOT) RIDES training at Clyde Muse Center on the Hinds Community College campus in Pearl. The teachers participated in high-energy, hands-on training from National Board Certified trainers who … Read more

Packaging up help

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Frances Woodruff, left, and Connie Estes, right, mailed 14 pounds of items to be included in troop boxes sent from Grand Junction, Co., almost 3 pounds of fronts of Christmas Cards … Read more

Memories of Our County – 07/22/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

Hand-Me Downs
I loved hand-me-downs. It was a time of excitement when someone from ‘town’ brought us a box of hand-me-down clothes. I said in an article recently that … Read more

North Mississippi Rural Legal Services

North Mississippi Rural Legal Services, Inc. (NMRLS) and Prairie Opportunity, Inc. will sponsor an educational outreach workshop discussing civil legal matters on Wednesday, August 26, 2015, at 10 a.m. at the Winston County Extension Office at 460 Vance Street, Louisville, … Read more

LHS Class of 1975 Reunion: A Historic Event

By Reggie Hannah
Special to the Winston County Journal

In 1954, Brown v. Board of Education, the U.S. Supreme Court declared segregation of children in public schools solely on the basis of race unconstitutional. However, for over a decade following … Read more