BSF hosts successful marriage class

Front Row- L-R: Pastor Jerome Wilson, LaTayna Wilson, Amanda Barnes, Alvin Barnes, Bessie Collier, Alveria C. Crump, Rev. W. Bernard Crump
Back Row- L-R: Donna Poe, Mary Williams, Demetria Neal, James Neal, Rena Rogers, and Sue Danzy.

From press reports


The most recent class to complete the Building Strong Families (BSF) marriage education workshop entitled 8 Habits of a Successful Marriage was held last week at Rock Hill UM Church in Starkville, MS. The classes, free … Read more

Visitors research family history at library


The Winston County Library helps boost the local economy in many ways.  These two lovely ladies traveled 700 miles to do family research at the library.  First cousins Sue Tim (left) from Moline, IL and Donna Welty from Davenport, IA … Read more

Visiting ECCC


Madelyn Peterson (center) of Winston Academy and Lauren Peterson (right), a product of Forest High School, were among area students who attended orientation/registration activities earlier this summer at East Central Community College in Decatur. The two cousins are shown receiving … 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 – July 18, 1913

LOUISVILLE: Born, to Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Garrigues, a fine boy on … Read more