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
May 22, 1914

FRONT PAGE: After a prosperous session of nine months, the best in the history … Read more

Law enforcement set scavenging rules

The City of Louisville and Winston County Law Enforcement are in agreement concerning the removal of debris from the road right of way. There has been some confusion concerning the right to scavenge salvageable material after it … Read more

Calendar of Events

Highpoint Neighborhood Watch to meet

The Highpoint Neighborhood Watch will meet at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 22 at the Highpoint Fire Department.

Ford School Reunion to be held

Ford School Reunion will be held… Read more

Memories of our county – Toys

Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.

We were never bored. I am not sure if we knew the meaning of the word. I hear it often these days as I listen to the conversation of … Read more

Obituary – Sara L. Massey

Mrs. Sara L. Massey, 85, passed away on Monday, April 28, 2014, at her residence in Louisville, Mississippi. Visitation was Friday, May 2, 2014, from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in Louisville. Funeral services were held … Read more

Obituary – Gregory Juan Jernigan

Services for Mr. Gregory Juan Jernigan were held Thursday, May 8,2014 at 11 a.m. at Beck Funeral Home with Rev. Elder James Young officiating. Burial followed at Oliver Cemetery in Winston County with … Read more

Obituary – Yvonne Pearl Tucker

Mrs. Yvonne Pearl Tucker, 75, died Sunday, May 11, 2014, at her daughter’s home in Starkville, MS. Graveside services were held at 3:00 P.M. on Tuesday, May 13th, at Ellison Ridge Baptist Cemetery, with Rev. Tim Horton officiating. Interment was … Read more