Category: News

Winners of Garden Tour Prizes announced

By Elmetra Patterson On Saturday, June 4, 2016, the 2nd Annual Winston County Master Gardeners Tour was very successful even on a day that the temperature was 95 degrees. The tour hosts had plenty of water and some refreshments available.…

WMC to provide specialized stroke care

From press reports Even in the face of tragedy, The Winston Medical Center has continued to provide the residents of Winston County the best medical care they could receive. The WMC is now going beyond the local level of providing…

Three juveniles sought for robbery with a weapon

From press reports The Winston County Sheriff’s Department is currently searching for three suspects in a strong arm robbery that occurred at 7:15 p.m., July 7 on Young’s’ Crossing Road near the intersection with Hwy 15. It is believed that…

Jail Docket

Editor’s note: Unless otherwise noted or not applicable, defendants listed in this report have only been charged with the offenses listed and have not been convicted in court. The information contained herein is derived from public records. Persons are innocent…

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 13, 1916 The three men involved in the murder of Miss Mary Miller of Plattsburg…

Let’s be Neighbors

Carolyn Mills, Provides a weekly view from the community. Hope all of you readers of this column enjoyed a great 4th of July and the long weekend holiday. On 2nd Sunday a combined worship service for churches on West Louisville…

Easy Casseroles & Crispy Bars from Brock

Two of my favorite casseroles are printed for you this week. I hope you enjoy them. I have also printed you a favorite dessert of mine called Brock’s Caramel Crispies. These casseroles are so easy to prepare ahead of time,…

Reed Brothers recognized at Akademia Music Awards

From press and staff reports The Reed Brothers of Louisville continue to find success as the group were recognized for their gospel music excellence with another award. The group has been very busy receiving accolades for their hard work and…

Library to host upcoming programs

From press & staff reports The Winston County Library will soon host two “terrific” programs that will both entertain and inform children before they head back to another school year. The library will host two programs July 20 from 2-3…

Judge Mitchell to speak to Republican Women meeting

From press & staff reports The Winston County Republican Women are looking forward to their next meeting, as Circuit Court Judge George Mitchell will speak to the group on Monday, July 18th, at noon at Lake Tiak O’Khata. Judge Mitchell…