Flower Ridge to host 31st annual Christmas Drive Thru

For thirty one years, church members of Flower Ridge United Methodist Church and other volunteers have braved wind chills, rainy nights, the occasional snow, and much more to bring to the community a heartwarming Living Nativity.

The 31st annual celebration … Read more

Registration for ECCC Spring classes set Friday, Jan. 3

Registration activities are scheduled Friday, Jan. 3, 2014, for new and transfer students planning to attend spring classes at East Central Community College in Decatur.

Students may register anytime from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Smith Student Union … Read more

Christ is the reason for Christmas

You will read an advertisement in this week’s Winston County Journal how Christmas has “no more spiritual significance than July Fourth or Labor Day.”  I invite readers to hear what I have to say on this matter.

Jesus was born … 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 – December 19, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Rev. J. J. Smiley and family arrived here this week and are … Read more