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 – February 27, 1914

Mr. W. J. Rose has demonstrated that tobacco can be successfully grown here. … Read more

WA Patriots open baseball season with two wins

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

The Winston Academy baseball team began the 2014 season in fine fashion last week by beating Starkville 10-4 and Benton Academy 7-6.

Kenny Wright picked up the win on the mound against … Read more

Master Gardeners put skills learned to work

Submitted by Brenda Keen

On Saturday, February 15 several individuals that are Master Gardeners met at Ivy Park to learn the correct way to prune crepe myrtles.  The landscape area at the entrance of the baseball field was used as… Read more

Letter to the editor – Celebrating a Life

With the passing of President Nelson Mandela the world community and its families have lost one of the giants of our time when it comes to long suffering, patients, forgiveness, faith, dignity, and vision, as well as a keen political Read more

Correction

Due to a communication error the 10th grade students at Grace Christian were not listed in the January 29 edition for the Second Quarter Honor Roll. The following should have been listed:

Report Card Honor Roll

2013-2014

Qtr. 2

10 … Read more