Calendar of Events – 06/24/15

Hamm Reunion to be held June 27 James and Margaret Hamm reunion will be held at Macedonia Baptist Church Life Center from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m., June 27. Please bring a covered dish and enjoy food and fellowship.  Friends…

Two locals graduate from HCC

Hinds Community College graduated nearly 1,200 students on May 14, 15 and 17 at a record-setting eight ceremonies at Hinds Community College’s Raymond Campus and Utica Campus. The graduates earned more than 1,500 credentials including career and technical certificates as…

Memories of Our County – 06/24/15

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past. The old Swimming Hole Now days, folks have pools behind their houses and sometimes the really affluent have them inside. But back in the day, we had our own…

Fine Cornbread: Summer Recipes from Brock

What else can I say about cornbread? It’s a staple of the south. From Mexican cornbread to buttery Jiffy cornbread to plain ole homemade cornbread to cornbread filled with all different types of ingredients, cheese, corn, peppers, tomatoes, sausages, cream…

News of the Past – 06/24/15

C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal. 100 Years Ago – June 25, 1915 LOUISVILLE: Born to Mr. and Mrs. Mack Smith on the 12th, a 12…

Public school teachers complete MSU training institute

MSU submitted Representing Louisville and West Point school districts, 20 teachers are at Mississippi State this month to learn the latest methods for engaging students. The university’s Global Academic Essentials Teaching Institute is organized by the College of Education’s instructional…