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 – October 3, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Mr. Buford, an experienced blacksmith of Longview, is now with Mr. J. … Read more

Lady Tigers earn spot in Class 2A playoffs

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

The Noxapater softball team used a solid 9-1 win over West Lowndes last Thursday to clinch second place in the region and earn a spot in the MHSAA Class 2A Slow-Pitch Softball … Read more

Lady Wildcats fall short of MHSAA Class 3A Playoffs

By Austin Bishop

The Winston County Journal

 

A pair of losses last week knocked the Louisville High School slow-pitch softball team out of playoff contention.

The Lady Wildcats lost to visiting Nettleton 16-0 last Tuesday and then suffered a … Read more

ECCC ‘Thinking Pink’ this week

Several activities are being held this week on the Decatur campus of East Central Community College in observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Sponsored by Phi Beta Lambda, “Think Pink Week” gets under way Monday, Oct. 7, with the distribution … Read more

Chamber has Fall falling in place

From staff reports

 

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce has planned and is moving forward with a busy fall plans.

The Chamber will kick off its Fall events with a Business and Industry Appreciation Lunch set for October 10.… Read more