Local elections have the greatest impact

From press & staff reports The presidential election isn’t the only one you should be fired up to influence at the ballot box. In fact, the local representatives, supervisors, sheriffs, circuit clerk, and chancery clerk have more day-to-day impact on…

City leaders receive economic development update

From staff reports The Louisville board of Aldermen opened the July 21 meeting with a look at economic development. Gerald Mills, Winston County Economic Development Director, began the discussion reporting on the transload facility, railcar repair and Winston Plywood and…

Calendar of Events – 07/29/15

Noxapater Farmer’s market every Saturday Town of Noxapater Farmer’s Market will host a Farmer’s market from 7 a.m. until 10 a.m. each Saturday La Leche League to meet La Leche League of Louisville meets monthly on the 4th Saturday of…

News of the Past – 07/29/15

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 30, 1915 Due to the amount of political activity, local news columns were omitted. The…

Jail Docket – 07/29/15

July 22, 2015 Gale, John, 06/03/1980, B/M, Holdiness, WSO, Contempt of Court, Careless Driving, 3 Counts Controlled Substance, Resisting Arrest, Motor Vehicle Violation. July 23, 2015 Pace, Lakeith, L5 V. Eichelberger, COC 504.50. Wraggs, Paula R., L5 V. Eichelberger, Speeding,…

MHSAA ruling has no effect on French Camp

By Austin Bishop Winston County Journal For now, nothing has changed in what determines a student’s athletic eligibility at French Camp Academy. A ruling last week by the executive committee of the Mississippi High School Activities Association association restricted students…