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 – June 20, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Hudson, a fine boy on … Read more

Education notes

Area residents make the Dean’s List at MUW

The following Mississippi University for Women students were recognized on the Dean’s List for the spring 2013 semester.

Chelsie Burns, a resident of Louisville, MS.

Kayla Dewberry , a resident of Louisville, … Read more

Sheriff’s office to host handgun safety class

From staff and press reports


The Winston County sheriff’s office will host a handgun safety class

for Winston County residents July 27 starting at the Winston County Annex Building at 8 a.m.

The class will consist of about three … Read more

Students with local ties awarded



Ivan M. Reihsmann has been selected by the OUS International Programs in Asia to attend Waseda University in Tokyo, Japan for the 2013-2014 school year. He has been selected to receive one of the Bridging Scholarships for Study … Read more