Dozens of Candidates file qualifying papers

From staff reports As of the morning of Tuesday, January 13, 34 individuals have filed qualifying papers to run as candidates for county offices and offices covering the house and senat districts. The qualifying period began January 1 and is…

Library begins Dial-A-Story Promotion

From press reports The Winston County library is starting new Dial-A-Story promotion. Dial-A-Story is a 24/7 story service brought to you by the Mid-Mississippi Regional library System and a Mississippi library Commission LSTA Grant. This free program is aimed for…

5 to Vye for Winston County DYW

From press and staff reports There are no crowns in the Distinguished Young Women Program. Instead, junior high school girls are awarded a prize more valuable than any tangible trophy — the values necessary for a better future along with…

MLK parade set for this Saturday

From press reports Winston County NAACP’s Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration will take place on Saturday, January 17, 2015. A parade will began promptly at 10 AM, beginning and ending at Louisville’s Coliseum. A program will follow immediately…

Louisville native to hold book signing

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal Louisville native and author LaShae Berry will host a book signing for her first novel at the Winston County Library on January 17 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Berry, who has wanted…

Resolve to recycle your Christmas tree in 2015

By Jessica Tegt Wildlife Extension Professor Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Aquaculture MSU MISSISSIPPI STATE — According to the National Christmas Tree Association, American consumers purchase nearly 30 million real trees annually from one of more than 15,000 Christmas tree…