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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 – April 17, 1914 (Local news columns were unreadable.) DEATHS: Front Page Obituary – Dr. W. E.…

Minority Caucus Education event held in county

Supervisor Gloria Turnipseed helps welcome the crowd.

From press reports The Mississippi Association of Supervisors Minority Caucus Educational Conference gathered together more than 60 officials to Winston County from across the state to build relationships with one another and attend educational seminars. The seminars covered matters such…

Supervisors discuss and agree upon health insurance

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors met with numerous insurance representatives to discuss health care benefits for county employees during their April 7 meeting at the Winston County Courthouse. The supervisors met with…

Noxapater sprucing up for spring and Gov. visit

Noxapater volunteer firefighters Trent Moore, Danny Sullivan, Chris Young, D.J. Reed, Rex Allen Smith, and Johnny W. Young.

From press reports The Town of Noxapater officials, staff and volunteers are in the midst of sprucing up the whole town. Presently, workers are working to complete the Noxapater Medical Clinic landscaping and area. The clinic opened

JA to host egg hunt

From press reports The Junior Auxiliary of Louisville will be hosting their Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Ivy Park, Saturday, April 19, 2014 at 9:00 AM. Easter baskets full of goodies will be awarded to the children who

Proud of the community for helping others

Wells Quartet singing.

I have been so encouraged by the outpouring of love that I have seen from my community in the past few weeks.  All that could be seen at the Barrett Benefit Saturday was smiling faces and helping hands. My hometown…

50 years celebrated

Richardson anniv

On March 29 D. A. Richardson surprised his wife, Sherry Miller Richardson with a 50th Anniversary celebration at Lake Louise in Louisville. Former classmate and close friend, Lee Castle, led Sherry and D.A. in the renewal of their wedding vows.…