Relay for Life kick off set; fundraising begins

From staff reports

Relay for Life of Winston County will have its 2013 kickoff at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15 at the Winston Medical Center Cafeteria.

The event marks the start of the Relay for Life season and is an … Read more

16th Annual

From staff reports

The 16th annual Carl Jackson Home For Christmas concert in Louisville is just around the corner and tickets are going fast.

With less than a month away to the December 8 concert, organizers and the Winston County … Read more

OCC in final collection days

From staff and press reports

Winston County has a chance to share some holiday love with children around the world.

Operation Christmas Child, a worldwide gift-giving program done by Boone, N.C.-based Samaritan’s Purse, plans to collect 9.1 million gift-filled shoe … Read more

Election receives strong turnout in Winston County

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal

With all the county level races uncontested, voter turnout still reached over 73 percent.

Of the 13,472 registered voters in the county, 9875 voted or 73.3 percent of the registered voters.

All 5 … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Otis Beckham Funeral services for Mr. Otis Beckham were held at 7 pm Friday, November 9, 2012 from John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Shawn Holley and Rev. Mike Skinner officiating.

Mr. Beckham, 63, passed away on Wed., Nov. … Read more