Category: News

Obituary – Mr. Everett Miles

Mr. Alvin Everett Miles, 80, died Sunday, October 11, 2015, at Winston Medical Center in Louisville. Funeral services were held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, October 13th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Larry Haggard officiating. Interment was in Shiloh … Read more

Winston Patriots lose hard fought battle

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BY Wendell Womack

Braces, band-aids, and bruises did not stop the battered Patriots from giving it their all-last Friday night at Columbus, where Winston lost to the Heritage Patriots in a district game, 24-19.

Coming into the game with several … Read more

9th Annual Chamber Golf Scramble Oct. 13

From press & staff reports

The Winston County Chamber of Commerce and Main Street invites all industry and community leaders to a day if idea swapping, networking, great food, fun, and competition to participate in the 9th Annual Winston County … Read more

Supervisors hear update on hospital

By Daniel Brunty
The Winston County Journal

The Winston County Board of Supervisors received an update regarding the hospital construction from it’s CEO, as well as discussed a Solid Waste bill from the City of Louisville during it’s October 5 … Read more

Group donates to continuing recovery efforts

Senator Giles Ward accepts a donation from Fatih Ozcan, Mississippi representative for Embrace Relief, on behalf of WinstonStrong.

From staff reports

Even after a year and a half after an EF-4 tornado did major damage to Winston County, people from all over the state and country are still lending a helping hand.

The WinstonStrong organization was proud to … Read more

Winston Patriots lose to Hartfield

The K-4 and other children lineup for the homecoming events.

By Wendell Womack

Winston Homecoming Queen, Hayden Hudspeth and her court brought beauty and charm to the fans on the first cool Friday night of football. But while the “Beauty” was there for the fans, the “Beast” was there for … Read more

Master Gardeners at their best

Left to Right: Mark Dillard, Tommy Hopkins, Master Garnder, Dale Fulcher, Sandra Jackson, Master Gardner, Alexandra Cunningham, Master Gardner.

Submitted by Brenda Keen

On Friday, September 25, work began to beautify the Nanih Waiya Park. Brenda Keen, owner of Visual Concepts Landscaping, headed the design and plant selection for the park. Brenda, also a Master Gardener, along with Master … Read more

Learning trip

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Mrs. Judy Sanders’ 7th grade world history class recently toured the Institute of Egyptian Art at the University of Memphis. The students observed 5,000 yr-old … Read more