C.J. Johnson, who has deep genealogical roots to Winston County, provides news from past editions of the Winston County Journal.
100 Years Ago –September 4, 1914
LOUISVILLE: Miss Susie Lyons will begin her Kindergarten school at the Masonic hall … Read more
Mississippi is receiving national recognition for taking local action to protect citizens from the health hazards of secondhand smoke. American Nonsmokers’ Rights (ANR) will announce the National Smokefree Challenge Award winners at 2pm at the JacksonHilton (1001 E County Line … Read more
Mrs. Annette Marie Avara Shotts, 85, died Monday, August 25, 2014, at her son’s home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services were held at 10:30 A.M. on Wednesday, August 27th, at First Baptist Church, with Rev. Rob Paul officiating. … Read more
The Alzheimer’s Association is inviting Louisville and Winston County residents to unite in a movement to reclaim the future for millions by participating in the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s®. The Golden Triangle Walk to End Alzheimer’s, which includes … Read more
Mr. Wendell Duane Hunt
Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Funeral services for Mr. Wendell Duane Hunt,47, were held at 11 a.m., August 30, 2014 at Concord Baptist Church near Ackerman. Rev. Roger Griffith and Allen Baswell officiated. Burial followed in Concord … Read more
Nannie Maude Reynolds shares memories and thoughts about Winston County’s past.
We were allowed to make a little extra money of our own from time to time if the opportunity arose. We scrapped cotton in the fields after … Read more