Beware of scammers using text messaging

From press reports   Watch out for text messages that pose as bank alerts asking you to confirm account information. The scam texts, known as smishing, are a relatively new way to steal personal information and have appeared in the…

Calendar of Events

AARP to meet Jan. 8 Winston County Area AARP Chapter # 2859 will hold their January 8, 2014 meeting in the City Hall at 2:00 p.m. Dues for the New Year are due at this meeting and some very important…

It’s Elementary

Brandy Blanton, Elementary Schools nurse, provides weekly news and tips for helping children at home. Fair Elementary’s Second grade TAG students went on a field trip to our local Pizza Hut and animal shelter. Pizza Hut manager, Pam Oldham gave students…

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 – January 9, 1914 LOUISVILLE: Mr. T. L. Melton and family left this week for West Point where…