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 – August 15, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Mr. and Mrs. A. P. Hull and children left yesterday for Louisiana … Read more

Tryouts Set for ECCC Tennis Teams

 

Tryouts for East Central Community College’s Lady Warrior and Warrior tennis teams will be held Monday, August 19, 2013, announced Coach Dianne O’Neill.

Activities are scheduled from 3 to 5 p.m. on the ECCC tennis courts in Decatur.

For … Read more

Car accident claims life of local woman

From staff reports

 

A Winston County woman died Tuesday after her vehicle ran off the road Monday, August 12 around 7 a.m..

Stephanie Moody Burchfield, 34 years old, was driving a 2012 red Toyota Camry when she ran off … Read more

Lady Tigers look to replace five seniors on field

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

Although the Lady Tigers will be young, Noxapater head slow-pitch softball coach Jodie Duran likes what she has seen so far out of her team in the preseason.

Noxapater participated in a … Read more

Hight to celebrate 100 years

From staff reports

 

A proud Winston County woman will be celebrating a century of life this month.

Juanita McCown Hight will turn 100-years-old Aug. 26.

She was born in Winston County near Plattsburg, and is a 1934 graduate of … Read more

Reflections reunion set for Noxapater

Mt. Pleasant #2 Missionary Baptist (MB) Church will be host to The Reflections of The Noxapater Seven. This will be a heartwarming event on Saturday August 31, 2013 at 5:00 pm beginning with a meet and greet while serving hors … Read more