Fallen officers recognized in annual program

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Mississippi Highway Patrol and Louisville Police Department wrapped up National Police Memorial Week, May 13-19, with a memorial service for the three law enforcement officers from Winston County who have lost their…

$2 million planned in street repair

PBy Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Louisville Board of Aldermen finalized the steps to borrow $2 million through a bond issue at its May 15 meeting. The aldermen approved a bid of 2.68 percent with payments at about…

Qualifying deadline upcoming

From staff and press reports Preparations are underway for November elections at the Winston County Circuit Clerk’s office including signing up those seeking the office of election commissioner. Anyone interested in seeking the office of Winston County Election Commissioner has…

Red Hills Festival in full swing this weekend

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Red Hills Festival kicks off this Friday night. “We are gearing up for a great festival with something for everyone,” said Linda Skelton of the Winston County Chamber of Commerce. The festival…

Warriors battle for back-to-back championships

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Nanih Waiya Warriors found themselves in a familiar position when they faced off against Greenville St. Joseph for the Class 1A State Baseball Championship this past week in Jackson. They also were…

Obituaries

Mr. Charles Dean Adams Mr. Charles Dean Adams, 50, passed away on Sunday, May 13, 2012, at South Central Regional Medical Center in Laurel, Mississippi. He was born on September 20, 1961. Visitation will be at Nowell-Massey Funeral Home in…