Monthly Archives: June 2012

Unemployment rates on steady decline in county

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal With the unemployment rates decreasing in over two-thirds of the states in the U.S., the country in most areas is benefiting from an increase in hiring. Winston County is one of these areas.…

Celebrate Flag Day

submitted by Gwynn Hall Pilot Club of Louisville June 14 is Flag Day. It is a day for all Americans to celebrate and show respect for our American flag. Our flag is representative of our independence and our unity as…

Pilot Club busy in April and May

Submitted by, Tara Woodward The Pilot Club of Louisville held their May meeting at the home of Mrs. Darlene Bane. Beverly Wilkes, Pilot International President gave a presentation and talked about her recent trips to Japan and Singapore. President- Elect…

Mississippi Granite Works cuts ribbon

From staff and press reports Mississippi Granite Works welcomed visitors to its production facility recently. Russ Nowell and partner Darrell Duty hosted a ribbon cutting on the facility and outlined the plans for making Mississippi Granite Works a successful Winston…

Tennis For Life Camp to begin next month

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal With the summer brings another year of the Tennis For Life Camp to the Winston County area. The 2012 Tennis For Life Camp will be held from July 9-13 at the Ivy Park…

Traspin’ Round by Lynne Cunningham

Traveling to Paris is a little like going to Pigeon Forge. You pack your bags for climate changes and unforeseen emergency needs, like band aids and aspirin. Of course, getting to Paris, France involves buying an airline ticket or booking…

Supervisors approve Teeters roof repair plan

By Joseph McCain The Winston County Journal The Winston County Board of Supervisors welcomed back supervisor Larry Duran who has been battling health issues. Supervisor Mike Peterson presided over the meeting at the insistence of Duran. The board dove into…