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 … Read more

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 … Read more

‘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 … Read more

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 … Read more

Lawsuit alleges poor security measures aided in rape

From staff and press reports

Schilling & Ashley, PLLC in Starkville, Mississippi has filed a formal complaint in the Circuit Court of Winston County on behalf of a twenty-six year-old intellectually disabled rape victim. The Complaint was filed on July … Read more