Carr family reunion held

From press reports

 

The family of Robert Lafayette and Annie Mae Ingram Carr met on July 6 at Murphy Creek Baptist Church. There were seventy-three people present, two of which were Bobby McKay of Louisville and Ilene Gonzales of … Read more

Young girl saved from drowning at family reunion

By: The Columbus Packet

 

A three-year old girl was rescued by some brave family members after nearly drowning in the pool of the Landmark Inn on Highway 45 in Columbus Sunday evening. Shanna Love, the mother of the child, … Read more

Aldermen discuss E-911 and upcoming fundraiser

From staff reports

 

The Louisville Board of Aldermen in the second meeting of the month postponed until July 23 discussed E-99 contract with the county and a fundraiser for the Fire Association in Louisville.

The aldermen and Mayor reviewed … Read more

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 – August 1, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Lightning demolished the east chimney of the court house last Tuesday afternoon … Read more

Obituaries

Mr. Jerry Agent

Funeral services for Mr. Jerry Agent were held at 2 PM Friday, July 26, 2013 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. John Stephens officiating. Burial was in Old Pearl Valley Cemetery. John E. Stephens Chapel Funeral … Read more

Winston County Library reading program a success

The Winston County Library hosted a “Dig Into Reading” Summer Library Program each Tuesday during June 4 through and July 2 for children entering the first through sixth grades.

Children were encouraged to read throughout the summer, and the library … Read more