Let’s be Neighbors – 07/01/15

Carolyn Mills, provides a weekly view from the community.

I do not know about you readers, but I surely enjoyed the cool weather we have enjoyed here at the beginning of summer. My windows have been open and no … Read more

Voter registration deadline approaches

From Staff Reports

Saturday is the last day for unregistered voters in Winston County to qualify for voting in the August primary elections.

All Winston County offices will be closed Friday in observance of the Independence Day holiday.

The Democratic … Read more

Bluegrass event set for July 18

The Magnolia State Bluegrass Association’s Summer Show will be held on Saturday, July 18 at 1 PM until 9 PM at the Choctaw County Community Center in Ackerman, MS. Featured Bluegrass bands include Magnolia Drive, The Russell Burton Family, … Read more

News of the Past – 07/01/15

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

100 Years Ago – July 2, 1915

LOUISVILLE: Dr. A. C. Cockrell left recently for Tocopola, where he has … Read more

Benefit event set for July 4 in Eupora

“Carnival for Carmen,” a benefit for the family of the late Carmen Smith, is scheduled for 9 a.m.-5 p.m. July 4 at Bright Ideas & Second Chances, 2768 W. Roane Ave. in Eupora.

Carmen died June 29 after sustaining severe … Read more