Category: News

Arrest made in home invasion

From staff and press reports An arrest has been made in the recent home invasions and car burglaries in the Louisville area. 29-year old Bennie Colton was taken into custody by The Mississippi Department of Corrections and placed in the…

Equipment delivery parade Thursday

From staff and press reports As promised in December of 2015 Winston Plywood and Veneer will be purchasing three pieces of equipment from Winston County’s own, Taylor Machine Works. To celebrate this collaboration of two great businesses in the County…

Domestic dispute leads to death

From staff and press reports A Winston County resident was involved in a deadly shooting on the evening of Thursday, June 16. The fatal shooting took place on Stanley Road near Noxapater. The Winston County Sheriff’s Department responded to a…

Full Winston County Journal Electronic Version 06/15/2016

We now have a subscription service for our website. If you are a current print subscriber, please email us at bookkeeping@winstoncountyjournal.com with your name, email address and mailing address, and you can access this content as part of your print subscription. If…

The Future of Louisville basketball

Louisville High School recently held a Future Stars Camp at the recently remodeled Louisville High School Gym. The children learned basketball skills and had fun. Basketball summer camp is aimed at teaching children about the game of basketball including the…

ECCC’s Wall named NJCAA All-American  

East Central Community College baseball player Channing Wall of Louisville High School was named to the National Junior College Athletic Association Division II All-American First Team by the division’s baseball committee. A sophomore right-handed pitcher, Wall led the team with…

Co-Med hosts Spring Fling/Talent Show

By Daniel Brunty The Winston County Journal The seniors of Co-Med Adult Day Care Center displayed their talents as well as their threads as the center held its annual Spring Fling & Talent Show June 10 from 10 a.m. to…

ECCC to Offer ‘Starting a Business-First Steps’ Seminar in Decatur

East Central Community College’s Small Business Development Center will offer a free seminar on “Starting a Business – First Steps” from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Monday, July 11, at the ECCC Workforce Development Center on the Decatur campus. This free…

Library’s Teen Program off to a great start

The Winston County Library’s teen Summer Library Program, “Get In The Game, Read!” got off to a great start last Monday.  The teens competed to win games and had a great time.  Programs will continue throughout the month of June…

Tiny Titans Program begins

This year’s Summer Library Program for 3-5 year olds is called “Tiny Titans”.  The theme is all about sports, athletics, being healthy and happy.  The first program was held last Tuesday at the Winston County Library.  Children’s Librarian (back row,…