Monthly Archives: June 2012

Obituaries

Mrs. Dean Vance King Funeral services for Mrs. Dean Vance King were held at 2 pm Friday, June 8, 2012 at John E. Stephens Chapel with Rev. Lloyd Adcock and Rev. Randall Dunaway officiating. Rev. David King officiated the graveside…

G.O. Bonds to pave the way to the future

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal Residents weary of worn-down wheel paths, crocodile cracks in the roadways and potholes on their routes to work and home may ride smoother soon since the city recently approved and received $2 million…

Way we were by Anna Jean Allen

Leland Bennett Brasfield, 1890-1974 Sallie Mae Brasfield, 1888-1978 Those of you who are around my age will remember Leland and Sallie Mae Brasfield. Those of you who are younger missed knowing two of the most unforgettable characters who ever lived…

Twins turn Seventy

From press reports Annette and Jeanette Buckalew were born on May 3, 1942, in Fulton, Alabama, to Mattie Bell and Barney Buckalew. They celebrated their 70th birthday with a host of family members on May 5, 2012 at the home…

Third straight year as a Top 200 Bank

From press reports PHILADELPHIA – In challenging economic times, many consumers and business owners across the nation are keeping a close on the fiscal strength and integrity of their financial institutions. In central and south Mississippi, however, there is particularly…

Tummy Safe Class and Exam offered July 26

Rita Tanksley Area Agent/Child & Family Development Tummy Safe is a food certification course for childcare providers. Tummy Safe offers 6 contact hours for child care providers who complete the course, and offers certification status for those that take and…

New 911 service soon to be implemented

From staff and press reports City of Louisville and Winston County prior to the new year adopted InterAct’s Next-Generation 9-1-1 Emergency Response System to replace and upgrade the former 911 system. The City of Louisville and Winston County purchased the…

Area student attends Leadership Program

Kenny Wright recently attended the Mississippi HOBY Site of the Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Seminar. Kenny joined more than 200 other young leaders representing as many high schools from throughout Mississippi. Representing Winston Academy High School, Kenny is the…