Sports schedules

THUR, DEC. 10 Prep Basketball TBA — Ethel Tournament (Choctaw County, Nanih Waiya, East Webster, Ethel entered) FRIDAY, DEC. 11 Prep Basketball TBA — Ethel Tournament (Choctaw County, Nanih Waiya, East Webster, Ethel entered) 6 p.m. — West Lauderdale at…

Supervisors receive Teter’s project update

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors received news regarding completion of the Teter’s project, as well as news regarding bids for the hospital project during its December 7 meeting held at the Winston…

Obituaries

Mr. Olyn P. Hampton, Jr. November 29, 2015 Funeral services for Mr. Olyn P. Hampton, Jr., 68, were held at Mt. Sinai M.B. Church in Louisville on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at 2 p.m. Dr. B.M. Pittman and Dr. L.B.…

Donation aids Rainwater Observatory

By Edwin Faughn Rainwater Observatory was recently awarded a very generous grant from the Chisholm Foundation. This grant will help them to reach out to thousands of children and adults each year with the incredible beauty, wonder and unimaginably vast…

Editorial Roundup

Demagoguery from the mouth of Trump  Throughout world history, there have been demagogues who have preyed on people’s anxieties, fears and prejudices to achieve political power.