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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…

Visitors research family history at library

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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…

Visiting ECCC

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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…

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 the…

Obituaries

Mrs. Agnes Boggan Blaine Funeral services for Mrs. Agnes Boggan Blaine, 99, were held on Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 11:00 am at South Union Methodist Church Arbor near Ackerman, MS. Reverend George Buell, Reverend Ed Saunders, and Reverend Bryan…

Chamber and businesses to host Third Thursday

From staff and press reports   Every month on the Third Thursday of the month, the downtown Louisville businesses throws a party and this July 18 one will be special with the businesses and Winston County Chamber hosting a Sip…