LHS Class of 1975 Reunion: A Historic Event

By Reggie Hannah Special to the Winston County Journal In 1954, Brown v. Board of Education, the U.S. Supreme Court declared segregation of children in public schools solely on the basis of race unconstitutional. However, for over a decade following…

Calendar of Events – 07/22/15

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…

Supervisors receive ECCC and WMC update

From staff reports Winston County Board of Supervisors opened the July 20 meeting with an update on East Central Community College from President Dr. Billy Stewart. ECCC “We had a great year at East Central. Our transfer students had the…

News of the Past – 07/22/15

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 23, 1915 FRONT PAGE: No arrest has been made yet for the killing of Will…

Letters to the Editor – 07/22/15

Improving Louisville My concern is about putting our town back together and hopefully better than before. It was been a long time coming. We can make Louisville a better place to live by making it beautiful. While driving down John…

‘Thacker Mountain’ to host show at fair

From Press Reports The “Thacker Mountain Radio Hour” will perform live at the Neshoba County Fair at 8 pm on Saturday at the Founder’s Square Pavilion. Guests for the show will be veteran Mississippi show band the Krackerjacks, songwriter Charlie…

A Guide to Writing Letters to the Editor

Writing Letters to the Editor Letters-to-the-editor are one of the best ways local activists can regularly participate in the governmental process, reaching a large audience for free. Politicians and local opinion leaders rely on such letters to get a read…