Do you want some dirt with that?

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By Ellen Graves

 

An antique, faded green car that’s the size of a small tank drives slowly up the gravel driveway early one morning and parks by a garden that’s overgrown with weeds.  Ninety-one-year-old Inez Jenkins, of Ackerman, steps … Read more

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 – July 11, 1913

LOUISVILLE: The Mayor and Board of Aldermen now have under consideration for immediate … Read more

Family reunions scheduled for area

George Bell and Sallie Mayfield Cooper Family Reunion

The annual George Bell and Sallie Mayfield Cooper family reunion is to be held on Saturday, July 27, 2013 in the recreation hall of Gum Branch Baptist Church. From Louisville take the … Read more

Students are degree candidates at UM

OXFORD, Miss. – The following University of Mississippi students from your area are among 3,541 spring semester and summer semester candidates for degrees:

May

Austin M. Harrison, Bachelor of Arts

Benjamin Caleb Crawford, Master of Criminal Justice

Barbara Elisabeth McMillin, … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Joe E. Hooks

Mr. Joe E. Hooks, 74, passed away on July 5, 2013, at his residence in Louisville, Mississippi.  Visitation will be Sunday, July 7, 2013, from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville, … Read more

Hill-Smith

Connor Charles Hill and Karly Leigh Smith were married April 12, 2013.

Connor is the son of Ricky and Leslie (Ward) Hill of Purvis, Ms.

Groom’s grandparents are Troy and Wanda Ward of Louisville, Ms. and Richard and Vivian Hill … Read more